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More US Students Study Abroad
February 7, 2018
The numbers are in: the US saw a four percent increase in the number of American students studying abroad. Let's take a closer look at the latest figures--and where they're going.

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Is it Time for the Pennsylvania Promise?
February 5, 2018
Pennsylvania is rejoicing over the Eagles win today, but many families may soon have something else to celebrate, if state leaders have anything to say about it: Free college tuition.

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Is International Enrollment Waning in the US?
January 30, 2018
For the first time in over a decade, international student numbers are declining in the US. Experts hope it's not the start of a trend. Let's take a closer look at what this means for US institutions of higher learning.

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More International Students Look to Japan
January 29, 2018
From its exquisite cuisine to its extraordinary educational system, the reasons to study in Japan go on and on. Given the country’s many allures, it’s hardly surprising that aspiring international students are catching on -- in a big way.

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Japanese Embassy in Malaysia Opens Scholarship Applications
January 25, 2018
Malaysians interested in studying Japanese and or pursuing teacher training studies have a promising option when it comes to financial support: The Japanese Government Scholarships for Japanese Studies and Teacher Training. Here’s a closer look at the program.

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Indian Students Choose China Over UK
January 24, 2018
New data shows that Indian students are choosing China over the UK—especially for medicine, engineering, and computer science. Let’s take a closer look.

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South African Universities May See Walk-In Applications
January 18, 2018
The controversial issue of walk-in registrations is at the fore again in South Africa. Let’s take a closer look at the process.

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Are Teacher Shortage Crises Imminent in Ireland and East of England?
January 17, 2018
Recent news reports point to a common issue happening in both Ireland and in East of England: the number of students pursuing teacher training programs has fallen significantly over the past few years. Here’s a closer look at the phenomenon.

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How Are China’s International Students Faring on the Job Market?
January 11, 2018
More and more students -- particularly those from other Asian nations -- are choosing to study in China. However, despite the country’s openness to welcoming international students, they face a challenging job market after graduation. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Study Shows Benefit of Mindfulness on Exam Results
January 8, 2018
Want to feel less stressed and improve your grades? Practice mindfulness. A new study suggests that mindfulness makes positive impacts on students’ wellbeing—and overall success in school. Let’s take a closer look.

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