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Why Digitalization Matters in Tourism and Event Management
April 18, 2018
With a global economic contribution of more than 7.6 trillion USD in a single year alone, the travel and tourism represents one of the world’s largest industry sectors. One major impact on travel and tourism happening right now? Digitalization. Here’s a closer look at why digitalization matters, along with one smart way to gain the skills you need for an inside edge with travel and tourism employers.

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What Is Financial Literacy and How Can You Improve Yours?
April 12, 2018
From subsisting on a ramen noodle diet to working multiple jobs while in school, college students are notoriously cash-strapped. But while you may have to scrimp to make ends meet now, you may have a brighter financial future, and sooner than you think -- particularly if you start adopting smart fin...

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Afraid Of Flying? Five Ways to Overcome Your Fears
April 5, 2018
If you’re afraid of flying, you’re far from alone. In fact, according to FlyFright, nearly a third of Americans are either anxious about flying or afraid to fly. The good news? You don’t have to let these fears prevent you from pursuing your desire to study abroad or to travel the world. Read ...

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Six Pets That Will Help You Ace Your Exams
April 1, 2018
Research published last year in the American Educational Research Association Open (AERA Open) determined that animals in the classroom lead to a number of positive impacts on students, including reducing stress and anxiety, improving social interactions, and increasing motivation and learning. But ...

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5 Mistakes To Avoid When Applying To Grad School
March 30, 2018
Great job! You’ve decided to apply to grad school. You’re ready to take a leap, invest in your future, prepare for the new job market, pursue your interests in-depth, network, get some academic recognition, and make your mark on the world. Ready to go? Good. Let's take a look at five mistakes to...

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Who Owns Your Work?
March 16, 2018
You work. You work a lot. You produce papers, theses, prototypes, and lab results. You write about all of it. It's yours, right? The answer gets murky, especially if you do something that launches your university into the academic spotlight. Confused? You thought you owned all of your work? Rest e...

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Why You Should Study Fine Art and Design in the Netherlands
March 13, 2018
Art & Design is integrated into everything we see and do. It directly influences our perceptions of the world around us and how we interact with it. One of the most exciting places to pursue your artistic dreams? The Netherlands. Here’s a closer look at the benefits of studying art & design in the...

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How You Can Make a Difference by Studying in NYC
March 1, 2018
It’s no surprise that New York City turns up on list after list of “best student cities.” But today’s students are considering much more than what they’ll get out of a particular study opportunity. They’re also thinking about what they can give. The good news? New York is also a standout...

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Make Your Research Global – Study in Russia!
February 26, 2018
Russia has long been a bastion of scientific knowledge. Factor in the growth potential of its economy and the country’s increasing prioritization of technological innovation, and the massive country is positioned to become a powerhouse on the global research stage. Read more about international st...

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7 Black History Month Films for International Students
February 21, 2018
If you watch only one film for Black History Month, you'll probably want to head to the cinema to see Black Panther. The Marvel superhero film is breaking records and boundaries and its Afrofuturist aesthetic offers an accessible path into the struggle, triumphs, and hopes of people of color in the...

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April 24, 2018

Scotland and China are continuing their robust educational and trade partnership. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently returned from a trip to Beij...


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April 20, 2018

Despite a surge in international student numbers, the overall numbers of applications to universities in the UK are in decline. Let's take a closer lo...


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April 17, 2018

Making it into the NCAA Final Four for men’s basketball is a big deal for players and fans, but it’s also a big deal for college admissions office...