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Canadian Universities Get Support To Develop Sustainable Agriculture
July 17, 2018
More good news for Canada.In addition to its role as a hub of international education, Canada also plays a major role in the world's agricultural production. Six universities just received funding to help make Canada's agricultural production more sustainable. Let's take a closer look.

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How A Colombian University is Preserving Indigenous Culture
July 13, 2018
As Western values continue to penetrate indigenous societies in Colombia, the country’s indigenous Misak people have taken an innovative measure to preserve their culture: Operating a university of their own. Here’s a closer look at Misak University.

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Are You Using this New Online Community for Grad Students?
July 10, 2018
Electronic collaboration tool Slack has changed the way coworkers communicate. But the imperative to collaborate is far from limited to the business world. As all graduate students know, collaboration is also alive and well in academia. Enter Grad Student Slack. Here’s a closer look at this exciti...

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Women in STEM Say #MeToo
July 9, 2018
A new study from the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine reveals some disheartening statistics: 58 percent of female academic faculty and staff and as many as 25 percent of female students have experienced some form of sexual harassment.

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Indians Form 2nd Largest Group Of International Students In The US
July 3, 2018
The US is still a hot destination for Indian students wishing to study abroad. According to US Consul General Craig Hall, India is the second highest sender of international students in the US. Let's take a closer look.

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The Innovation Imperative: How is the US Doing?
June 29, 2018
Leaders of nine large US corporations came together in June of 2015 to urge Congress to take steps to ensure that the country maintains its position as a global innovation leader. Now that three years have passed, it begs the question: Has progress been made? Here’s a closer look at a newly releas...

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Are Work Rights for Students About to Change in New Zealand?
June 27, 2018
Following last year’s New Zealand election results which found the Labour-led coalition taking power, ambiguity remained regarding the future of international education -- particularly given the Labour party’s net migration reduction platform. Now comes news that the country’s immigration mini...

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Bill Gates Offers A Book To All College Graduates
June 22, 2018
Bill Gates wants to give his favorite book to every 2018 graduate. Here's how to get it.

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Here are the US Cities Attracting the Most College Graduates
June 19, 2018
America's largest population--the millennials--top over 75 million, bigger than the baby boomer generation. Those born between 1981 and 1997 fill define it by years, but It has multiple facets: technological savviness, a desire for independence, and its sheer diversity. Though just 44 percent of the...

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College Students Seek Jobs at Japan’s Major Firms
June 18, 2018
As Japan’s labor shortage continues, the country’s college students are making known their preference to work for larger companies -- despite the fact that smaller firms have ample openings. Here’s a closer look at the phenomenon.

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July 19, 2018

Just because you’re in school doesn’t mean you can’t give back. In fact, students have a lot to offer when it comes to helping their communities...


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July 12, 2018

Dream of starting your own business? Why wait? You can launch your startup while you're still a student. Here's how.


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July 10, 2018

Want to find a study location with a booming economy, phenomenal landscape, great lifestyle, and STEM industries are poised to be the next bastion of ...