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Denmark Reduces English-Language Program Admissions
November 23, 2017
Due to complicated residency requirements, many international students in Denmark don’t stay. The Ministry of Education has since cut the number of English-language program admissions. Let’s take a closer look.

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Do French Higher Education Reforms Promise a New Image Overseas?
November 21, 2017
With countries increasingly angling to capture a greater share of the international higher education market, education reforms in France may position it for success. Here’s a closer look at the plans.

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Highlighting International Student Career Outcomes in the US
November 19, 2017
The many benefits of international exchange are widely touted, with the U.S. perennially topping the list of destinations. But how, specifically, does an American education impact an international student’s professional success abroad? Recent research from World Education Services (WES) takes ...

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Earthquake Delays University Entrance Exams in South Korea
November 16, 2017
In an unprecedented move, South Korea postponed its annual university entrance exam by a week after a 5.4 magnitude earthquake struck the country. Let’s take a closer look.

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ADHD Drugs and Academic Performance: Do You Have Your Facts Straight?
November 15, 2017
Many college students turn to ADHD drugs with the hopes of raising their grades. But does research back up this belief or are they misguided? Here’s a closer look at what researchers have to say about the link between ADHD drugs, academic performance, and student perspectives on the issue.

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Why Do International Students Leave Canada After They Graduate?
November 14, 2017
Many international students leave Canada after they graduate, despite their intentions. Find out why—and what you can do about it. Let’s take a closer look.

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Why the Proposed Tax Bill is Worrying Higher Education
November 13, 2017
A staggering 73 percent of American parents are worried about paying for college -- more than the percentage of Americans concerned with paying for medical costs in the event of a serious accident or illness, according to a Gallup poll. Further complicating the matter? The GOP’s looming tax bi...

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Screens or Print Text: Study Yields Insights into How Students Learn Best
November 12, 2017
Much has been written about the status of today’s students as the first generation of “digital natives.” However, does the fact that kids have grown up surrounded by technology mean that they learn best via smartphones, tablets, and e-readers? Not necessarily, according to recent e...

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The Tremendous Impact of Downtown Universities
November 8, 2017
Urban research universities have profound commercial outcomes compared to their suburban and rural counterparts, according to a new report. Read on to find out more about the study.

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Is this the Next Big Master’s Degree?
October 31, 2017
With the growth of remote, online work, more people are seeking ways to join the freelance economy. One university may have the solution. Let’s take a closer look.

Articles

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November 24, 2017

Ask any classroom of 10-year-olds what they want to be when they grow up, and at least one of them will respond with “marine biologist.” A...


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November 17, 2017

Many of today’s young people are putting a premium on work-life balance. And while it can sometimes feel like an ever-elusive quest, some countr...


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November 11, 2017

So you’re an international student who wants to stay and work in the US after completing a degree from an American university?  While the r...