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Will You Make a Difference Like These Young Journalists?
May 3, 2018
Columnist and critic Christopher Hitchens once said, “I became a journalist because I did not want to rely on newspapers for information.” Indeed, most journalists live their lives in pursuit of the truth -- and some of them even find it. Wondering if you’ve got what it takes? We can think of no better occasion to highlight these young journalists -- and the stories they scooped -- than today’s World Press Freedom Day. We challenge you not to find inspiration and motivation in their example.

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Why Study Big Data Management in Ireland
April 30, 2018
Big data management has become an invaluable process for today’s biggest and most ambitious businesses, government agencies, and other organizations. Where should you study big data management? Read on to learn about one country that's at the forefront of this growing field.

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Where Should You Launch Your Startup?
April 26, 2018
If you’re thinking of starting a startup, now may be the perfect time. Which begs the question: Are any locations better than others when it comes to specific industries? Read on for a roundup of five innovation hubs.

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It's Not Too Early to Plan Your Children's Higher Education
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’t make it go away. In fact, planning ahead can make a huge difference when it comes to helping your kids pursue their academic dreams without emptyin...

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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,...

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Why You Should Study in St. Petersburg
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 great reasons to choose St. Petersburg for your study abroad experience.

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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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August 16, 2018

UK education secretary Damian Hinds recently delivered his first major speech on social mobility. A focus point? Calling for increased efforts to help...


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August 8, 2018

More than 800,000 international students in Australia comprised 3.5 percent of the country’s total population, as of earlier this spring. Here’s a...