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Top 10 Tips for a Successful Revision
March 19, 2015
The end of the academic year is around the corner. Graduation is just a few weeks away. This is the final sprint to summer vacation! If you’re thinking of your revision period as a chance to catch up on some much needed sleep or as an opportunity for a 24/7 cram-fest, you may be on the wr...

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Technology and Higher Education: 2015 and Beyond
March 11, 2015
Today’s higher education environments are virtually unrecognizable compared to the ones of just a quarter century ago. While it’s impossible to predict precisely what we can expect in even a year from now, we can safely forecast that technology will play a significant role in shaping the...

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Immigration Policy Changes in Canada: New Express Entry Program
March 4, 2015
Canada may have the reputation of a welcoming country for international students, but new immigration processes from January 2015 might change your chances at permanent residency. Read more to see how these new regulations affect the higher education system.

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6 Reasons Why You Should Take a Summer Class This Year
February 20, 2015
Sleeping in. The beach. Road trips. School books? One of these things may seem out of place when your thoughts turn to summer, but the fact is that summer classes offer a number of benefits. Read on to learn 6 reasons why you should take a summer class this year.

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6 Top Reasons Why You Should Consider Distance Learning
February 13, 2015
Whether you’re planning for your graduate degree or enriching your candidacy for entrance in the undergraduate program of your choice, distance learning delivers new and exciting opportunities. Read on to learn six ways in which distance learning opens new doors for college-bound stu...

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The Threat to International Study in the UK: What You Need to Know
January 23, 2015
Last week, a plan by Britain’s home secretary to eliminate bridging visas for international students was blocked. Here’s what you need to know about this plan and how it may affect or not international students in the UK.

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Obama's Education Plan Announcement for 2015
January 16, 2015
Today in Tennessee, President Obama is expected to officially propose a new government initiative which would make community college tuition-free. Read on to learn more about this visionary plan designed to dramatically change the landscape of higher education in the US.

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Civic Engagement in Higher Education: Why it Matters
January 6, 2015
All schools and universities have the power to play a fundamental and dynamic role not only in the lives of their students and in society at large, but also in their immediate, surrounding communities. Take a closer look at how civic engagement has become a full part of the university experience. &n...

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Finnish Universities: Free or not?
December 29, 2014
Finish universities have been worldly known for their high education standards as well as for being free. But recent government decisions threatened this. Let’s take a closer look at the curious case of higher education and tuition fees in Finland.

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December 14, 2018

The UK’s Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) has released its latest data on who’s studying in higher education. One key takeaway? The numbe...


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December 11, 2018

Alibaba's founder, Jack Ma, is planning for the future. Top on his list? Education. Let's take a closer look.


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December 6, 2018

The Australian government has asked Robert French, a former chief justice of the high court, to review the state of freedom of speech on its higher ed...


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