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Undergraduates More Likely To Go To Grad School If Parents Did So, Says Study
October 30, 2018
If at least one of your parents attended graduate school it's likelier that you will, too. New data from a study conducted by the Association of American Law Schools and Gallup has the latest. Let's take a closer look.

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UK's Student Loans Company Pays Out on Complaints
October 26, 2018
The UK’s Student Loans Company (SLC) processed more than 1.8 million applications, made more than seven million payments totaling £18.2 billion, and managed more than eight million customers with repayment obligations of approximately £117.8 billion during the 2017-2018 financial year. The organ...

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Denmark Retains Its World-Class Position In Research
October 23, 2018
Want to study in one of the world's biggest research hubs? Consider Denmark. It has maintained its world-class position and looks to the future to aim even higher.

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US Parents Pushing Back on Steep Student Loans
October 19, 2018
A new survey from T. Rowe Price reveals parents in the US are less willing than they have been in the past to take on massive debt toward their kids’ education. Here’s a closer look at the findings.

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German and North Korean Universities Commit to Exchange
October 16, 2018
Representatives from universities in Germany and North Korea came together last month in Pyongyang to sign a new protocol on exchange and co-operation. Here’s a closer look at the agreement.

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Women Now Lead at Half of Utah’s Public Universities
October 12, 2018
Last month, Ruth Watkins was inaugurated as the 16th president of one of Utah’s largest public universities. Not only was this significant because she was the first woman president in the school’s history, but also because it signified a major moment in higher education history: Watkins joined a...

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Groundbreaking Science Honored in This Year's Nobel Prize
October 7, 2018
The Nobel Prize for chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for their "utterly pioneering" work in using evolution to create new antibodies and enzymes. Let's take a closer look.

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Higher Ed International Exchange is Alive and Well
October 5, 2018
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its annual Education at a Glance report for 2018. The authoritative source on the state of global education, it offers a fresh look at international student numbers around the world. Here’s a closer look at key findings.

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Is Constructive Failure the Key to Innovation?
October 2, 2018
What can universities do to cultivate innovation-forward campuses? According to academic leaders of both European and Asian universities, the answer lies in an unlikely place: failure.

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Are Big Changes Ahead for Student Loans in the US?
September 28, 2018
The Trump administration has proposed several changes to student loans. Wondering whether it will impact you? Here’s a closer look at what to expect.

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December 4, 2018

Universities in France will offer more courses in English, in a bid to attract even more international students -- it hopes at least 50 percent more i...


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December 3, 2018

The French embassy in Islamabad recently announced news of a new scholarship program aimed at helping more Pakistani students take advantage of higher...


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November 27, 2018

More than 5.5 million refugees have fled Syria since the civil war began in 2011, according to World Vision. This includes just under 2.5 million chil...


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