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Why Digitalization Matters in Tourism and Event Management
April 18, 2018
With a global economic contribution of more than 7.6 trillion USD in a single year alone, the travel and tourism represents one of the world’s largest industry sectors. One major impact on travel and tourism happening right now? Digitalization. Here’s a closer look at why digitalization matters, along with one smart way to gain the skills you need for an inside edge with travel and tourism employers.

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Why You Should Study in St. Petersburg
April 16, 2018
St. Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia and the perfect location for international students looking for a fantastic experience. Here are six great reasons to choose St. Petersburg for your study abroad experience.

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What Is Financial Literacy and How Can You Improve Yours?
April 12, 2018
From subsisting on a ramen noodle diet to working multiple jobs while in school, college students are notoriously cash-strapped. But while you may have to scrimp to make ends meet now, you may have a brighter financial future, and sooner than you think -- particularly if you start adopting smart fin...

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Afraid Of Flying? Five Ways to Overcome Your Fears
April 5, 2018
If you’re afraid of flying, you’re far from alone. In fact, according to FlyFright, nearly a third of Americans are either anxious about flying or afraid to fly. The good news? You don’t have to let these fears prevent you from pursuing your desire to study abroad or to travel the world. Read ...

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Six Pets That Will Help You Ace Your Exams
April 1, 2018
Research published last year in the American Educational Research Association Open (AERA Open) determined that animals in the classroom lead to a number of positive impacts on students, including reducing stress and anxiety, improving social interactions, and increasing motivation and learning. But ...

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5 Mistakes To Avoid When Applying To Grad School
March 30, 2018
Great job! You’ve decided to apply to grad school. You’re ready to take a leap, invest in your future, prepare for the new job market, pursue your interests in-depth, network, get some academic recognition, and make your mark on the world. Ready to go? Good. Let's take a look at five mistakes to...

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Who Owns Your Work?
March 16, 2018
You work. You work a lot. You produce papers, theses, prototypes, and lab results. You write about all of it. It's yours, right? The answer gets murky, especially if you do something that launches your university into the academic spotlight. Confused? You thought you owned all of your work? Rest e...

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Why You Should Study Fine Art and Design in the Netherlands
March 13, 2018
Art & Design is integrated into everything we see and do. It directly influences our perceptions of the world around us and how we interact with it. One of the most exciting places to pursue your artistic dreams? The Netherlands. Here’s a closer look at the benefits of studying art & design in the...

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5 Exciting Careers for Outdoor Recreation Majors
March 9, 2018
Outdoor recreation contributed $373.3 billion to the US GDB in 2016 -- surpassing other industries like utilities and mining. Not only that, but it’s expanding: With a growth rate of 3.8 percent, outdoor recreation outpaced the overall economy’s growth of 2.8 percent, according to The Statesman ...

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It's Zero Discrimination Day: 4 Biases You Need To Understand
March 1, 2018
Today, March 1, is Zero Discrimination Day, a day sponsored by UNAIDS. Today, UNAIDS is highlighting the right of everyone to be free of discrimination. This includes discrimination based age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, language, health, geographical loca...

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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 w...


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July 9, 2018

A new study from the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine reveals some disheartening statistics: 58 percent of female academic facu...


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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 highe...