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Scottish First Minister Affirms Scots-China Education Exchange
April 24, 2018
Scotland and China are continuing their robust educational and trade partnership. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently returned from a trip to Beijing, where she pledged additional funds for Scottish students to live, work, and study in China. Let's take a closer look.

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Why is the UK Seeing Fewer University Applications?
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 look.

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Chilean Students Take Stand Against Profiteering in Education
April 13, 2018
Students in Chile have a history of activism, and they recently took to the street again with a new cause: Protesting the overturning of the Higher Education Law, which banned universities from operating as for-profit models. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Is Student Housing Influencing Property Development Trends?
April 10, 2018
Developers and investors see student housing as the next big smart investment. Let's take a closer look at how one real estate company is looking to maximize student housing needs.

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EU Higher Education Coalition Calls for Research Spending Boost
April 6, 2018
With Framework Programme 9 set to commence in 2021, universities have come together in urging the EU government to double its investment in research funding to €160 billion. Here’s a closer look at the initiative.

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China Grows in Favor With Asian International Students
April 4, 2018
More Southeast Asian students are choosing China more than ever before. Find out why.

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How Many Extra Degrees Do Women Need to Bridge the Wage Gap?
March 30, 2018
It is possible for women to earn the same salaries as men. The hitch? They’ll need to earn an extra degree to make it happen. This is just one of the findings of a recent, eye-opening wage gap report from the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce. Here’s a closer look at other takeaw...

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Mental Health Crisis Among Grad Students
March 28, 2018
A new study suggests that graduate students need more mental health support than they currently have. The study, published in Nature, suggests that graduate students have a greater risk for mental health issues than the general population. Let's take a closer look.

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Where are Japanese International Students Studying Abroad?
March 23, 2018
Japan's outbound student mobility skyrocketed in 2016. Let's take a closer look at where Japanese students are studying abroad.

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Four Fields of Study to Consider on World Water Day
March 22, 2018
Interested in doing your part to help ensure global access to safe water, protect the natural environment, and reduce pollution? We can think of no more fitting occasion to spotlight ways to make a difference in this critical area than today’s World Water Day. Read on for a roundup of four fields ...

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July 20, 2018

For many young Africans, China's economic success and economic opportunities hold great allure--and with it the challenge of learning the language. L...


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July 17, 2018

More good news for Canada.In addition to its role as a hub of international education, Canada also plays a major role in the world's agricultural prod...


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July 13, 2018

As Western values continue to penetrate indigenous societies in Colombia, the country’s indigenous Misak people have taken an innovative measure to ...