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New Scholarship Opportunities for Filipino Students in France
January 24, 2018
The Embassy of France to the Philippines is aiming to encourage more students from the Philippines to pursue graduate studies in France with two calls for applications falling under the PhilFrance Scholarship Program for the next academic year. Here’s a closer look at the initiative.

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Survey Says, Hire a Female Graduate
January 24, 2018
While women continue to fight for equal pay in the workplace, a new employer satisfaction survey backs their case. Here’s a closer look at this and other findings from Australian survey.

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Dreamer Students to Benefit from $33 Million Scholarship Fund
January 17, 2018
Many Dreamers just got a big step closer to their college dreams. Here’s a closer look at a newly announced $33 million scholarship grant funded by Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos aimed at supporting Dreamers in pursuing university degrees. Here's what we know about this generous scholarship and how it w...

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The State of International Education in Switzerland
January 16, 2018
International students love Switzerland—particularly at high levels of education and if they’re studying natural sciences. Let’s take a closer look at the state of international education in Switzerland.

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Will North Korea Welcome More International Students?
January 15, 2018
A major North Korean university has plans to open its doors to more international students, according to a North Korea-facing Japanese news source. Here’s a closer look at this possible development on the international education scene.

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UK Launches New Scheme to Make Student Visas Easier for Grads
January 10, 2018
The UK government launched year two of a pilot designed to make the visa process easier for international students seeking graduate degrees. Let’s take a closer look.

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Breaking Down the International Student Boom in the USv
January 9, 2018
International student numbers skyrocketed between 2004 and 2016. How much so? Nearly 364,000 international students were newly enrolled in American higher education institutions in 2016 -- twice the number enrolled at the beginning of the Great Recession. Here’s a closer look at the findings, alon...

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Graduate School Might Help You Avoid Alzheimer’s
January 4, 2018
Graduate School Might Help You Avoid Alzheimer’s

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UK Tackles Major Review of University Spending
December 22, 2017
The UK plans to tackle a major overhaul of university spending—and how high-level administrators are paid. Let’s take a closer look.

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New Training Program Tackles the UK’s Ailing Prison System
December 20, 2017
The wildly successful Teach First initiative has become the UK’s biggest graduate recruiter, sending thousands of new teachers into the workforce every year with teaching and leadership training aimed at changing student lives. Now, a new program aims to apply the same concept to prison officer tr...

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September 21, 2018

With international enrollments “flatlining” in the UK, universities are pushing for the return of post-study visas which would allow students to r...


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September 18, 2018

The humanities are in bad shape. Let's take a closer look at a recent analysis of the downturn of humanities studies since 2008.


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September 14, 2018

Scotland is working to end "period poverty" for girls and women. Thanks to a $6.8 million influx from the Scottish government, students at schools, co...


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