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The World’s 10 Most Amazing University Libraries
February 18, 2014
While academic libraries of days gone by elicit thoughts of dark, moody stacks and massive, dust-covered tomes, information technology has altered the way we study and learn. Traditionally, libraries have offered a wealth of resources -- from housing full texts of articles and historic manuscripts t...

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Top 9 Easiest Languages to Learn
February 13, 2014
The Olympics portray a winning spirit of cooperation and friendship between the world’s nations. They also show off a breathtakingly diverse array of languages. According to Ethnologue, considered to be the most comprehensive resource on the subject, there are more than 7,105 known living lang...

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How Education is Leading the Renewable Energy Race
February 12, 2014
A recent Chronicle of Higher Education article detailed Germany’s plans to transition to 100 percent renewable energy by the midway point of this century. The Energiewende (“clean-energy transition”) is setting the bar for far-reaching change -- not only in German but all over the ...

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5 Top Reasons Why You Should Study in France
January 31, 2014
The “City of Light” brings to mind late night strolls along the moonlit Seine, endless epicurean delights, and all things arts and culture -- from music and museums to cafes and cinema. But Paris, along with its fellow French cities, also shines is as a destination for international stud...

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The 6 Best Cities to Study
January 24, 2014
Do you envision yourself sipping coffee in a quaint courtyard before setting off on a day exploring world-renown museums and treasure-filled flea markets? Or perhaps huge beer halls and underground bank vaults are more your style? The world is big, and there are endless possibilities for travel and ...

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Why is Asia the Future of International Higher Education?
January 14, 2014
East Asia’s rise to stardom in the world of international higher education can’t exactly be described as meteoric; after all, this implies an eventual descent. Rather, Asian countries such as Singapore and Hong Kong, along with others including South Korea and Malaysia, are aggressively ...

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Holiday Special: How to Make the Most Out of Your Break
December 20, 2013
The last few weeks have likely felt more like a “holidaze” thanks to the hurried blur of final exams, Christmas parties, packing and making arrangements for the journey home. A solid month of unadulterated free time dangles before you like a shiny Christmas bulb…that is, until the...

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4 Top Reasons Why You Should Study in the USA
December 11, 2013
From apple pie to the Big Apple and from rock and roll to the Rockies, the United States has jam-packed a whole lot into its comparatively brief 230+ year history. This superpower's super-ness includes the area of international education: in fact, last year more than 700,000 international students s...

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10 Tips for a Successful Application Letter
December 6, 2013
Cover letter, letter of application, personal statement, many are the names given to the letter about yourself that you join to your application when trying to get in the university or program of your dreams. Think of a it as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: your first chance to make an unforg...

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April 19, 2018

You’re hardly alone if the thought of paying for your children’s college tuition is an immobilizing one. But the reality is that ignoring it won...


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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 large...


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April 16, 2018

St. Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia and the perfect location for international students looking for a fantastic experience. Here are six...