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How to Be a Responsible Traveler While Studying Abroad
September 20, 2017

Welcome to the International Year of Sustainable Tourism Development and World Tourism Day!  If you’re studying abroad and can’t wait to travel a bit, take a look at our guide to being a responsible traveler.  Let’s take a closer look.


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Four Ways AI Could Change Tomorrow's Jobs
September 7, 2017
Many claims have been made about the vast potential of artificial intelligence (AI). And indeed, from sheep-shearing robots to self-driving Lyft cars, the possibilities are near-endless when it comes to what AI can do for the world and the people who live in it. However, the fanfare over AI is not w...

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What You Can Gain from Work Experience Before Master’s Studies
September 6, 2017
Many people think of internships and work experience solely as a bridge between university and a career. However, internships are also a smart way to facilitate a successful transition between bachelor’s and master’s degrees while optimizing your future job prospects. Here’s a clos...

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Why You Should Consider a Master’s Degree in Yoga
August 31, 2017
Channel your inner "om" into a degree and consider a master's degree in yoga. Does such a thing exist? It does, and it gives you the flexibility to shape your life as a yogi. Interested? Let's take a closer look at four reasons to consider a master's degree in yoga.

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Top 5 Reasons to Study in Bergamo
August 30, 2017
Declared by Lonely Planet to be “one of northern Italy’s most beguiling cities,” Bergamo is located just an hour’s drive northeast of Milan in the Lombardy region. Wondering what, specifically, makes Bergamo so spectacular -- particularly as an international studies destinati...

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Everything You Need to Know About #YouAreWelcomeHere
August 25, 2017
Worried that the US may not be the friendliest of places for international students these days? While this is a valid concern, universities -- and the people who populate them -- are eager to embrace students from all over the world to their communities. Enter the #YouAreWelcomeHere social media cam...

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Why the Humanities Are More Important Than Ever
August 18, 2017
The world is fast.  Sometimes too fast.  Sometimes we need to stop.  Think.  Let an idea percolate.  Make a sound decision.  Studying the humanities gives you the skills critical for success.  Let’s take a closer look at four reasons why studying the humaniti...

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Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Affirmative Action
August 10, 2017
The topic of affirmative action isn’t exactly a new one. But it was thrust into the spotlight again earlier this month. Wondering what all the fuss is about? Read on for everything you’ve always wanted to know about affirmative action. 

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Want to Change the World? Get One of These 7 degrees for a Better Future
August 9, 2017
It's World Environment Day and this year the UN is focusing on how we can clean up the world's oceans. Nelson Mandela once said: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." We think so too. Get one of these seven degrees and start changing the world for a better ...

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Top 5 Books to Read Before You Study in Finland
July 21, 2017
Earlier this year we detailed seven can’t-miss Finnish movies in honor of the country’s centennial celebration. Next up as we draw closer to the 100th anniversary of Finland becoming an independent state on December 6, 1917? A round-up of five must-reads books.

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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...