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EU Doubles Funding for Erasmus Students in Turkey
May 29, 2018
The relationship between Turkey and the European Union may be complicated, but the recent announcement by the EU of its proposed 2021-2027 budget indicates a commitment to ongoing exchange: It will double its funding for Erasmus funding to €30 billion. Here’s a closer look at what to expect and why it matters.

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H-1B Visa News
May 28, 2018
The H-1B visa, the employment-based non-immigrant visa for temporary workers for specialty occupations, has faced multiple hurdles under the Trump administration. Let's take a closer look at some updates.

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Why are Seminary Students Abandoning the Master of Divinity?
May 25, 2018
Increasingly, seminary students opt to leave the Master of Divinity behind. Traditionally, after seminary students complete a three-year course of study, they also receive their Master's of Divinity. Now many seminary students opt for a different degree: a Master's in Ministry and Leadership. Find o...

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What Can 2018 Grads Expect from the US Job Market?
May 15, 2018
As millions of students prepare to turn their tassels during graduation ceremonies all over the United States, many are wondering what the future will hold. And while no one has a crystal ball, a recent report from CNBC yields new insights into what 2018’s crop of graduates can expect from the job...

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Brazil Debuts Cryptocurrency Master's Degree
May 2, 2018
Curious about crypto-finance? Take a look at a new master's degree in Brazil that specializes in cryptocurrency.

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China Hosts First-Ever International Elite University Dragon Boat Championships
April 27, 2018
The inaugural international Elite University Dragon Boat Championships were held last month in the city of Hangzhou in China’s Zhejiang province. Here’s a closer look at the event, which brought together student-athletes from many of the world’s most prestigious universities.

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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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Why a Final Four Spot May Be a Slam Dunk for Enrollments
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 officers looking to increase enrollments. Here’s a closer look at recent intelligence by Forbes indicating just how much collegiate hoops success can impa...

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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.

Articles

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October 11, 2018

Among your most important tasks as a student, besides learning, is building your network. However you do it, one thing is clear: the stronger your net...


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October 5, 2018

Stress and anxiety are not new phenomena for students. However, according to a recent article published in the academic journal Nature Biotechnology, ...


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October 5, 2018

Data. It’s one of the most powerful four-letter words out there, but it’s useless without the ability to derive meaning from it. Enter data scienc...