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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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What You Need to Know About an Academic Paper
June 2, 2017
One of the biggest boons to your academic life?  Publication.  That’s right: we’re talking about writing an academic paper.  Don’t be put off by the task.  With the right guidance and the right project, you can and should publish an academic paper.  Here&rs...

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6 Reasons to Study In Portugal
May 25, 2017
If warm, Mediterranean air, temperate winters, delicious food, fine wine, affordable living, and yes—stellar universities—are important to you, then check out our 6 reasons to study in Portugal.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Thinking of Becoming a Student Activist? Read This First
May 24, 2017
“We are living in an age of protest,” UN special rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association Maina Kiai recently told The Guardian. And indeed, people are taking to the streets to advocate for causes in which they believe and to express outrage over injust...

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Are You Ready to Be Part of Barcelona's Digital Ecosystem?
May 23, 2017
Barcelona - it's not one of Europe's most visited cities for nothing. Barcelona has long been a capital of culture, and with more Big Data projects than anywhere else in Europe, it's also a European Capital of innovation.  Here's a closer look a the city's tech hub status, along with one master...

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Why You Should Study Urbanism
May 11, 2017
Think of cities as living, breathing organisms changed, manipulated, re-purposed, and re-shaped by a coterie of people devoted to improving the quality of life for its inhabitants.  Learn more about what urbanism is—and why you should study it.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Thinking of Doing a Double Major? Read This First
May 4, 2017
With hundreds of possible majors to choose from, how can you narrow it down to just one?  A double major answers that question by allowing students to pursue two different fields of study -- not to mention two different sets of requirements -- en route to the acquisition of a single degree. Wh...

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Why You Should Study Adventure Tourism
April 27, 2017
Care to zip line through the cloud forest?  How about a backpacking trip through the Tatras?  Scuba diving?  Rock climbing?  If you love adventure, then you’ll want to learn more about how you can turn your quest for adventure into a degree.  Let’s take a closer ...

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Top 5 Reasons Why Graduate Students are Choosing Georgia
April 26, 2017
Ray Charles isn’t the only one who has Georgia on his mind. Also a fan of this charming and historic southern US state? Graduate students from all over the world, who are flocking to Georgia’s colleges and universities to take advantage of its many benefits. Here’s a closer look at...

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What Foreign Language Should You Study?
April 20, 2017
By now most of us are aware of the many advantages of learning another language. Multilingualism comes with a host of benefits, including everything from increased employment opportunities to opening your mind to different worldviews. In fact, many graduates cite foreign language studies as among th...

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October 17, 2017

As the controversies continue regarding transgenders and their rights, one women-only college in Cambridge is changing its admissions policy to accept...


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October 16, 2017

Did he or did he not declare independence for Catalonia? That is the question Spanish interior minister Juan Ignacio Zoido had asked Catalan president...


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October 13, 2017

Australia’s federal government recently announced plans to grow a domestic space industry, and the country’s students are exploring new op...