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US Cracking Down on Fraternity Hazing
July 2, 2018
University campuses suffered an epidemic of hazing deaths last year. The result? Increased attention to issues pertaining to fraternity culture and student safety. Now comes news that many college administrators -- and some states, too -- are stepping up to stop the problem. Here’s a closer look at the development.

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Will Your Graduation Selfie Be Used to Commit Fraud?
June 28, 2018
People all over the world take millions of selfies every day. And while college graduation may seem like the perfect occasion for a selfie, this may not be the case -- especially if you plan to share it on social media. Here’s a closer look at how graduation selfies are being used by criminals in ...

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How Many International Students Want to Stay in Germany?
June 25, 2018
Hundreds of thousands of international students flock to Germany every year to take advantage of its extraordinary higher education opportunities. But how many of them want to stay when they complete their coursework? Studying-in-Germany.org recently set out to answer this question, and the results ...

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UK Universities Lobby Against Fees for EU Students
June 21, 2018
What will higher education look like in the UK when Brexit is complete? According to university leaders, the future is bleak -- at least if the government doesn’t reconsider imposing international student fees on UK students. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Will This Move Make the Philippines a Bigger Higher Ed Hub?
June 19, 2018
The Philippines already attracts significant attention from college students from around the world. Now comes news that the country may soon become an even more compelling destination thanks to one lawmaker’s push to allow the best international universities to establish campuses there. Here’s a...

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Student Loan Debt Is Sky High
June 18, 2018
CNN reports that about 40 percent of college students take out loans of some sort to go to school--but some students take on a lot more debt than others. Let's take a closer look.

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International Students Boost Japan’s Workforce
June 14, 2018
Good workers can be hard to find. Now comes news that Japan is plugging its labor gap with new talent: International students.

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US Officials Plan To Limit Visa For Chinese Tech Students
June 12, 2018
On the heels of Trump's announcement of a $50 billion tariff on Chinese goods comes new visa restrictions for Chinese graduate students. Let's take a closer look.

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Iranian Universities Ready To Welcome Back Students From Abroad
June 7, 2018
Iran's Deputy Minister for Science, Research, and Technology, Mojtaba Seddiqi said in an article in IFP News, that Iranian students studying abroad can complete their studies at Iranian universities if they decide to return. Let's take a closer look.

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Dutch Universities Want To Reduce Number Of International Students
June 5, 2018
Last month, Dutch Review reported that 13 Dutch universities banded together and decided to reduce the number of international students they accept. Why? Funding. Now the Dutch Education Minister has weighed in on the issue of internationalization in higher education. Let's take a closer look.

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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...