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Everything You Need to Know About #YouAreWelcomeHere
August 25, 2017

Worried that the US may not be the friendliest of places for international students these days? While this is a valid concern, universities -- and the people who populate them -- are eager to embrace students from all over the world to their communities. Enter the #YouAreWelcomeHere social media campaign. Here’s a closer look at this exciting initiative designed to roll out the welcome mat for international students.


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Why the Humanities Are More Important Than Ever
August 18, 2017
The world is fast.  Sometimes too fast.  Sometimes we need to stop.  Think.  Let an idea percolate.  Make a sound decision.  Studying the humanities gives you the skills critical for success.  Let’s take a closer look at four reasons why studying the humaniti...

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Want to Change the World? Get One of These 7 degrees for a Better Future
August 9, 2017
It's World Environment Day and this year the UN is focusing on how we can clean up the world's oceans. Nelson Mandela once said: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." We think so too. Get one of these seven degrees and start changing the world for a better ...

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Top 5 Books to Read Before You Study in Finland
July 21, 2017
Earlier this year we detailed seven can’t-miss Finnish movies in honor of the country’s centennial celebration. Next up as we draw closer to the 100th anniversary of Finland becoming an independent state on December 6, 1917? A round-up of five must-reads books.

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The Master in Management: Analytical or Creative?
July 14, 2017
Think a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is your only choice if you’re looking to position yourself for a successful career in business? Think again. In fact, another degree is coming on strong with many aspiring future business leaders: The Master in Management (MIM). But choosing to d...

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Why Are Summer Internships Important?
July 6, 2017
Ahh, summer.  Time for that internship, right?  Right.  If you missed your chance this summer, there’s always next year.  Let’s take a look at six reasons that summer internships may be critical to your success after graduation.

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How to Prepare for a Master’s Degree in Management
June 30, 2017
If you’ve always wanted to go to business school but aren’t sure an MBA is right for you, consider a Master in Management, or MIM.  What makes it different from the MBA?  A MIM is an ideal route for recent or soon-to-be graduates.  MIM degrees can also be specialized ...

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Six Smart Side Gigs for Job Hunters
June 22, 2017
Just because you haven’t landed your dream job yet doesn’t mean you can’t earn enough to support yourself while you look. In fact, a number of part-time and decent-paying side gigs are out there, including the following six picks:

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Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Machine Learning
June 19, 2017
Machine learning is widely considered to be one of today’s hottest fields. But many of today’s students are unaware of what machine learning is and why it matters so much. Wondering whether you’ve got a future in machine learning? Here’s a closer look at this increasingly imp...

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6 Books to Read After Grad School
June 15, 2017
You read all the time in graduate school because you had to.  Now you have the luxury of reading for pleasure.  Unsure where to start?  Take a look at our list of 6 must-reads that every graduate should read.  Pick one, curl up, and dig in.

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January 16, 2019

The 'skills gap' is a frequent topic of discussion for educators and employers alike. Which begs the question: are colleges sending their graduates ou...


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January 15, 2019

While many of the implications of Brexit remain unknown, education leaders from Scotland made one thing clear last month: the country will remain open...


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January 8, 2019

Are universities being pulled in separate directions? This is what the UN’s top education official Stefania Giannini proposed in a recent talk. The ...


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