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Chilean Students Take Stand Against Profiteering in Education
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 Education Law, which banned universities from operating as for-profit models. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Is Student Housing Influencing Property Development Trends?
April 10, 2018
Developers and investors see student housing as the next big smart investment. Let's take a closer look at how one real estate company is looking to maximize student housing needs.

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EU Higher Education Coalition Calls for Research Spending Boost
April 6, 2018
With Framework Programme 9 set to commence in 2021, universities have come together in urging the EU government to double its investment in research funding to €160 billion. Here’s a closer look at the initiative.

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China Grows in Favor With Asian International Students
April 4, 2018
More Southeast Asian students are choosing China more than ever before. Find out why.

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How Many Extra Degrees Do Women Need to Bridge the Wage Gap?
March 30, 2018
It is possible for women to earn the same salaries as men. The hitch? They’ll need to earn an extra degree to make it happen. This is just one of the findings of a recent, eye-opening wage gap report from the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce. Here’s a closer look at other takeaw...

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Mental Health Crisis Among Grad Students
March 28, 2018
A new study suggests that graduate students need more mental health support than they currently have. The study, published in Nature, suggests that graduate students have a greater risk for mental health issues than the general population. Let's take a closer look.

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Where are Japanese International Students Studying Abroad?
March 23, 2018
Japan's outbound student mobility skyrocketed in 2016. Let's take a closer look at where Japanese students are studying abroad.

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Four Fields of Study to Consider on World Water Day
March 22, 2018
Interested in doing your part to help ensure global access to safe water, protect the natural environment, and reduce pollution? We can think of no more fitting occasion to spotlight ways to make a difference in this critical area than today’s World Water Day. Read on for a roundup of four fields ...

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Scottish Students Study Close to Home
March 16, 2018
With Scotland's excellent universities and low tuition costs, many Scottish students opt to study at home. Let's take a closer look.

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Have We Finally Conquered the Socioeconomic Divide in Higher Ed?
March 13, 2018
Since the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) began tracking college enrollment patterns for high school graduates, a troubling trend has been clear: Low-income students have trailed their middle-income peers in terms of college enrollments. The good news? According to the most recent re...

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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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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...