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China Draws Growing Share of African Students
August 15, 2017

While the U.S., U.K. and Australia draw the biggest numbers of international students, another country is coming on strong -- particularly when it comes to students from Africa. Here’s a closer look at the phenomenon.


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India and Russia Establish Center of Excellence
August 12, 2017
India and Russia have entered the second stage of establishing a new Center for General Engineering and Technical Training in India.  Learn more about the partnership and why it’s happening.

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US Campuses Assist International Students Wary of Traveling Home
August 11, 2017
For international students affected by the travel ban, some universities in the US are offering help.  How?  Accommodations, dining, and on-campus jobs for many.  Learn more about how US universities are helping international students wary of traveling home.

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Chinese International Students Depend on Friendship in Australia
August 8, 2017
While the Chinese population in Australia can serve as a cultural comfort for many Chinese international students, one expert says that Chinese students in Australia need to push their comfort zones—and make friends with the locals.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Lower Student Debt, Higher SAT Scores?
July 25, 2017
We often talk about the importance of “being smart” about student debt. Now comes the news that there may be a more quantifiable relationship between the two -- at least when it comes to SAT scores. Here’s a closer look at research indicating the link between student debt and SAT s...

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International Students Still Recommend the UK
July 14, 2017
Good news for the UK: a recent study found that international students in the UK have higher levels of satisfaction than their global peers.  What does this mean?  The UK’s a great place to study abroad.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Will Your Next College Care Package Be Delivered By Robot?
July 12, 2017
Coordinating deliveries in and around universities can be a massive logistical undertaking. Now, several universities in China have some extra “manpower” when it comes to getting things where they need to go: Robot deliveries. Read on for a closer look at the application of this technolo...

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Stepping Up To Stop Dangerous Moneylending in China
July 7, 2017
China recently issued a directive curtailing the dangerous and yet rapidly growing online moneylending phenomenon targeted at student borrowers until measures could be taken to safeguard the well-being of students. Here’s a closer look at the situation, along with at the impetus for government...

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Fears Ease Up Over Impact of Trump Travel Ban on International Studies
July 6, 2017
When the Trump administration’s travel ban was first announced, it sent shockwaves of concern through the international studies community. Following a revision of the ban which went into effect last week, experts say international students have less reason for alarm.

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Study English to Beat the Gender Pay Gap in the UK
July 4, 2017
We’ve reported that the gender pay gap is alive and well—but it may be dwindling in the UK, especially if you study certain subjects in certain places.  Let’s take a closer look at you can beat the gender pay gap in the UK. 

Articles

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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 f...


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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 ...


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July 14, 2017

Think a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is your only choice if you’re looking to position yourself for a successful career in business? ...