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Half of the 15 Highest Paying Jobs Are In Tech
June 5, 2017

If you’re in the market for a job and have a background in tech, you’re in luck. Half of the 15 highest paying entry-level jobs are in the tech sector, according to LinkedIn’s latest data. Let’s take a closer look.


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Malaysia Announces Gap Year Initiative
June 1, 2017
Malaysia’s new gap year program, slated to begin in September, has attracted lots of interest from Malaysian students who have new opportunities to prepare themselves for life after university.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Paper Is Dead: What Does This Mean For Student Mobility?
May 29, 2017
Australia just declared the death of paper—at least in the global academic sense.  Let’s take a look at what this means, and Australia’s plans to improve student mobility.

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Scotland’s Universities Call for Post-Study Work Visas
May 25, 2017
One of Theresa May’s early moves as home secretary for the UK was to do away with a visa scheme which allowed international students to stay and work in England and Scotland following the completion of their studies. Now, Scotland’s academic leaders have united to call for the reintroduc...

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Women More Concerned About Tuition than Men
May 22, 2017
A new study from UCLA shows that women are much more concerned about the costs of college than men.  Find out more about the study—and a possible reason why. Let’s take a closer look.

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Qatar Expands International Education Cooperation
May 18, 2017
An exciting partnership between Qatar and Sweden will lead to opportunities in international higher education for Qatari and Swedish students.  Let’s take a closer look

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Opportunities Abound in Russia for African Students in Nuclear Studies
May 15, 2017
Earlier this spring, Rosatom, the Russian Nuclear Corporation, revealed great news for African students in the field of nuclear-related topics: It would award scholarship funds to 60 students to study at one of Russia’s world-class universities, according to the Ghana News Agency.

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EU Students in UK Gain Post-Brexit Financial Assurance
May 11, 2017
Brexit cast doubt on the future of outward-bound exchange to the UK: Would students from the EU still qualify for “home fee status” and the corresponding financial benefits after the UK’s departure from the EU? However, an announcement last month from Minister for Universities and ...

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Are Australia’s Private Schools Giving Girls an Inside Edge to University?
May 8, 2017
Girls who graduate from private school in Australia are more likely to attend college than their peers from independent, Catholic and government schools, according to a recent report by the Australian National University as reported by The Sydney Morning Herald. This builds on an ongoing trend with ...

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UK Students Think Their Degrees Will Suffer If the Government Cuts International Students
May 4, 2017
The UK is facing cuts to the number of international students permitted to study—and many current students think their degrees will suffer for it.  Find out why.

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January 15, 2019

Want to tickle the ivories, strum a few bars, or toot your own horn? Stop putting it off! Here's why you should study music and why it's important...


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January 14, 2019

College students: reduce your screen time. Too much of a good thing, well... isn't so good. Here's how to reduce your screen time.


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January 11, 2019

Choosing where to live while you study can be a complex matter. It is especially tricky if you’re new to the city where you’ll be studying. The op...