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Why You Should Study Design in Madrid
March 22, 2017

You should do a lot of things in life - if traveling the world and studying design are on your list, study in Madrid.  Rich in architecture, art, history, music, culture, and food, Madrid is an international student’s dream.  Let’s take a closer look at why you should study design in Madrid - and at one great program that has it all.


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Why Working in Sustainable Tourism Can Make the World A Better Place
March 16, 2017
The UN’s designation of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development may be your wake-up call to make the world a better place by becoming part of sustainable tourism around the globe.  Take a closer look at why you should work in sustainable tourism. 

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Will You Help Save the World through Renewable Energies Studies?
March 15, 2017
Human demand for once-abundance natural resources now exceeds what the earth can renew by more than 60 percent, according to the Global Footprint Network. One of the biggest challenges facing humankind moving forward? Energy. And while one approach involves continued reliance on harmful fossil fuels...

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Five Amazing Apps to Help Students Stay On Track
March 9, 2017
Talk to any university student, and a common concern rises to the top: keeping up with the massive demands of a college course load. Luckily, today’s students have a huge advantage over students from 20, 10 or even five years ago. The best part? It fits handily in their back pockets. Of course...

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Four Things You Need to Know About Making a Career in Comedy
March 8, 2017
While Donald Trump may not be tuning in, Saturday Night Live is basking in its highest ratings in more than 20 years. From Melissa McCarthy as White House Press Secretary Sean “Spicey” Spicer to Kate McKinnon as Jeff Sessions as Forrest Gump, the show is on a roll and shows no signs of s...

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Why You Should Study What You Love
March 2, 2017
Studies show that there’s a weak relationship between job satisfaction and salary.  The key?  If you’re not studying a subject or working in a field that you love, no amount of money is going to make you happy.  Doing what you love will.   Let’s take a clos...

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Five Differences Between Grad School in the US and Grad Schools in the UK and Australia
February 23, 2017
We often rave over the many reason to study abroad. And they’re all true: From learning a second language to enriching your global perspective, the list of benefits of international studies is long. However, if you’re thinking of pursuing a graduate degree, you may also be wondering whet...

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4 Top Emerging Fields for Post-Graduate Studies
February 16, 2017
Soon-to-be cutting edge post grads, listen up: as traditional career trajectories change and shift with the growing needs and interests of a global economy—and its people—so do the fields that require skilled professionals.  Let’s dig deeper and look at four emerging fields fo...

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Why Sports Management Needs Unique Educational Models
February 14, 2017
Sports management, the business side of the sports industry, requires the same qualities that an Olympic athlete has: commitment, tenacity, drive, a quest for excellence, and the desire to share the passion of the sport with the world.  Let’s take a closer look at one program that offers ...

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These 8 Women Changed Science -- Will You Do the Same?
February 10, 2017
Did you know that February 11th is International Day of Women and Girls in Science? Whether you’re a woman working in this vital area or you have a sister/mother/daughter/aunt/friend/colleague who is, this annual observation is the perfect day to give yourself (or someone else) a pat on the ba...

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April 20, 2018

Despite a surge in international student numbers, the overall numbers of applications to universities in the UK are in decline. Let's take a closer lo...


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April 17, 2018

Making it into the NCAA Final Four for men’s basketball is a big deal for players and fans, but it’s also a big deal for college admissions office...


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April 13, 2018

Students in Chile have a history of activism, and they recently took to the street again with a new cause: Protesting the overturning of the Higher Ed...