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Five Differences Between Grad School in the US and Grad Schools in the UK and Australia
February 23, 2017

We often rave over the many reason to study abroad. And they’re all true: From learning a second language to enriching your global perspective, the list of benefits of international studies is long. However, if you’re thinking of pursuing a graduate degree, you may also be wondering whether there are any key differences between grad studies abroad and in your home country. Here’s a closer look at five ways US grad school programs and UK and Australia grad school programs differ.


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4 Top Emerging Fields for Post-Graduate Studies
February 16, 2017
Soon-to-be cutting edge post grads, listen up: as traditional career trajectories change and shift with the growing needs and interests of a global economy—and its people—so do the fields that require skilled professionals.  Let’s dig deeper and look at four emerging fields fo...

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Why Sports Management Needs Unique Educational Models
February 14, 2017
Sports management, the business side of the sports industry, requires the same qualities that an Olympic athlete has: commitment, tenacity, drive, a quest for excellence, and the desire to share the passion of the sport with the world.  Let’s take a closer look at one program that offers ...

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These 8 Women Changed Science -- Will You Do the Same?
February 10, 2017
Did you know that February 11th is International Day of Women and Girls in Science? Whether you’re a woman working in this vital area or you have a sister/mother/daughter/aunt/friend/colleague who is, this annual observation is the perfect day to give yourself (or someone else) a pat on the ba...

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5 Reasons to Consider a Degree in Indigenous Studies
February 9, 2017
A December 2016 THE article highlighted the rise in both the US and Canada of indigenous language coursework. That same month, CBC News ran a story on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s prioritization of indigenous languages through the imminent proposal of the Canadian Indigenous Langua...

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Work-Life Balance and Work-Life Integration: What’s the Difference?
February 2, 2017
How do you know when it’s time to unplug?  Is there ever a time to unplug?   Keep the line clear between your life and your work?  Or blur the line to integrate the two?  What’s the best way to go?  Let’s take a closer look.

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Why You Need a Master’s Degree that Develops Your Digital Skills
January 30, 2017
You’ve spent your entire life immersed in the digital world. So you’re pretty much already an expert, right? Not so fast. As it turns out, there’s plenty more to learn in today’s fast-moving digital space -- particularly if you’re interested in becoming a change agent i...

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What is Edtech and How Will it Shape Your Future?
January 26, 2017
The world’s first public schools date all the way back to ancient times. And while trends, philosophies, policies and institutions have come and gone since then, a surprising amount stayed the same through the millennia. However, technological advancements -- and digital technology, in particu...

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How to Survive an Enduring Career
January 19, 2017
If you’re in your 20s, plan on working for the next 50 or 60 years.  The career lifecycle has expanded—partly because of increasing lifespans.  How can you plan your work life for the next half-century or more?  We’ve put together a few enduring understandings for yo...

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Why an Accelerated Degree Can Save You Time (and Money)
January 12, 2017
It’s hard to argue that the cost of higher education isn’t exorbitant. One lesser-known pathway worth exploring for students looking to save both time and money? An accelerated degree. Here’s a closer look at this alternative to conventional degree programs, along with four re...

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February 24, 2017

According to an announcement last month from Egyptian Higher Education Minister Ashraf El-Sheehy, there will be no increases to tuition fees for retur...


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February 21, 2017

With a 50 percent jump in international student spending since 2014, it’s no surprise to learn that international education is New Zealand&rsquo...


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February 17, 2017

Amid harsh public criticism that Vietnam PhDs are too easy to earn, the Ministry of Education and Training has implemented new, tougher standards for ...