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What's the Latest on Brexit, the UK and Erasmus+?
December 3, 2018
Many issues remain up in the air as Brexit negotiations continue. According to a report from Erasmus+, however, there’s cause to be optimistic on international exchange, education, and training collaboration. Here’s a closer look at what we know about the future for the UK and the popular EU funding program for education, youth, training, and sport.

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Why the Pacific Rim is the Up-and-Coming Region in Higher Education
October 26, 2018
The Pacific Rim, encompassing all of the countries and regions bordering the Pacific Ocean, is known for its booming economy that has made it a rising star on the international business stage. So with world attention turning to the East, it's hardly a surprise that higher education is following suit...

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France Attracted More International Students In 2017
October 18, 2018
Good news for France! International student numbers are up. Let's take a closer look.

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Do US International Students Need to Worry About This Visa Change?
October 11, 2018
Earlier this year, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a change to the way it would calculate unlawful presence for F, J and M visa holders. More recently, it issued a policy memorandum (PM) revising these changes. Looking for clarification as to whether you will be affecte...

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China and Zimbabwe: A Growing Educational Partnership
October 8, 2018
During last month’s 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, China and Africa reiterated their mutual commitment to joint initiatives across everything from trade facilitation to green development to education. One exciting ongoing growth area? Educational ties between Zimbabw...

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Why Are International Students Choosing China?
October 1, 2018
We often think of China as a top sending country in terms of international exchange. However, it is also a major receiving country. Which begs the question: Why do so many international students want to study there? Recent research published in the Journal of Studies in International Education takes...

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UK Universities Minister Supports Foreign Student Visa Changes
September 20, 2018
The UK's universities minister recently signaled support for visa changes that would attract more international students to the UK. Let's take a closer look.

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In the UK, the Majority of International Students Opt for Shared Accommodation
August 23, 2018
More international students than not opt for shared housing accommodations. Let's take a closer look at this trend.

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In The Netherlands, Beware Of Dodgy Landlords
August 20, 2018
International students in the Netherlands must fight through some fierce terms to get a place to stay. Let's take a closer look at the international student housing market in the Netherlands.

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Australia Aims to Diversify its International Student Population
July 24, 2018
Australia wants to diversify its international student population. How? 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...