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Six Classes and Certifications That Can Help You Get a Raise
July 5, 2018
Sure, taking all of the course requirements for your major is a must-do. But if you want to stand out in the workforce, acquiring additional knowledge and skills can help you get ahead -- not only when you’re on the job hunt, but also when you’re preparing to ask for a raise. Here’s a closer look at six courses to consider to give yourself the inside edge.

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How Data Analytics Is Transforming the Working World
June 29, 2018
Now more than ever, we live in a data-centric world. Big data is big business, and companies in every industry and racing to gather each and every piece of data they can get their hands on. Here’s a closer look at the current state of DA, along with some tips on how a graduate degree in analytics ...

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Why US Students Should Think About Studying in Canada
June 28, 2018
Like geese, US high school graduates are flocking to Canada in record numbers. Why? According to the Canadian embassy in Washington, D.C., an estimated 10,000 Americans are pursuing degrees in Canada, up from about 3,500 10 years ago. Let's take a closer look at five reasons why US students should ...

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Why You Should Study Football in England
June 28, 2018
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is in full swing. And while Russia has the distinction of being the first Eastern European country to host the event, another European spot is famous for its football (AKA “soccer” to Americans) legacy: England. If you’re a football fan, the thought of studying football...

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Five Fields of Study to Help Refugees and Asylum Seekers
June 20, 2018
It's World Refugee Day. Held every year on June 20, today is a day to "commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees." According to the UN's website, "World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to show support for families forced to flee." With refugee and ...

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Four Reasons Why African Students Should Get a Master's Degree
June 18, 2018
So you’ve completed all of your coursework, donned a graduation cap and gown, twisted the honoured tassel, and crossed the stage to claim your well-deserved Bachelor degree. You certainly have earned the right to pat yourself on the back for a job well-done, but this may not be the last stop on yo...

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6 Study Abroad Destinations for World Cup Enthusiasts
June 14, 2018
Soccer - or football is at is commonly known outside of the US - starts at the 2018 World Cup championship in Russia today, June 14. Where should you and your fellow World Cup enthusiasts study abroad? Let's take a closer look.

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Are You Ready for the Digital Disruption?
June 7, 2018
Google the words “digital disruption,” and more than a million hits come back. Google it again tomorrow, and the results will likely have multiplied. Why? Because we’re living in an age of digital disruption, and its potential is growing bigger by the day. While this is an exciting time for i...

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How To Succeed As A Student Parent
May 31, 2018
It's not uncommon to have a child and be a student at the same time. Let's take a closer look at five strategies you can use to succeed at both.

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Everything You Need To Know About Graduate Student Unions
May 30, 2018
Graduate student unions are in the news again, with campuses across the US deciding to allow--and not to allow--graduate students to unionize. In October 2016, we reported that National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) would require private universities to bargain with graduate student labor unions on c...

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July 3, 2018

The US is still a hot destination for Indian students wishing to study abroad. According to US Consul General Craig Hall, India is the second highe...


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June 29, 2018

Leaders of nine large US corporations came together in June of 2015 to urge Congress to take steps to ensure that the country maintains its position a...