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The Pros of Getting a Master's Degree Abroad
May 12, 2016

If you've just finished your undergraduate without ever studying abroad, it's not too late! Most students think that studying abroad is only for bachelor's degrees, but earning a post-graduate degree at a foreign institution is both possible and beneficial. Here's why.


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Why You Might Need a Master's Degree
May 5, 2016
For most college students, May means exams and a tantalizing glimpse at the summer holidays to come. But for graduating students, May means it's time to make some big decisions. Will you jump head-first into the job market? Take some time before student-loan payments kick in to travel? Or start a gr...

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How to Create an Eye-Catching Resume: Science Graduates
April 28, 2016
What's the hardest part of the job-search? Getting an interview. And what's the key to getting an interview? An eye-catching resume that makes you stand out from the crowd. You may think you know how to create a good resume, but postgraduate students in science often have a surplus of both relevant ...

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Five Tips for Returning Home
April 14, 2016
As they say, all good things must come to an end. And for many international students, the hardest part of a study-abroad adventure is the return home. You probably spent a lot of time planning and preparing for your trip abroad, but have you taken the time to anticipate the challenges of leaving yo...

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Why You Should Study in Multiple Countries
April 7, 2016
Traditionally, a student who decided to study abroad would spend a semester or year studying in a foreign country and then return home to finish their degree. But the academic world has become more global, and employment is increasingly international. So why limit yourself to a short-term study abro...

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Stuck On Your Master’s Thesis? Read This.
March 31, 2016
Even the most devoted scholars ultimately hit a roadblock at one time or another -- sometimes at the least convenient times. If you’re having trouble getting started on your master’s thesis, you’re likely feeling no small about of frustration. But you’re also not alone. Lucky...

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Stressing Over Student Debt? Read This For Relief.
March 24, 2016
Two words strike fear in the heart of many students: “student debt.”  And while the U.S. may get the majority of attention when it comes to this issue, students all over the world face similar challenges. Sure, you can bury your head in the sand and hope the problem magically disapp...

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Is Your Job Offer Too Good To Be True?
March 17, 2016
If you're graduating soon, you're probably already started the job-search. You have a well-crafted resume, some smart interview outfits picked out, and are targeting some promising employment opportunities. But did you know that scammers could be targeting you? The job-market is hard enough without ...

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Four Reasons to Get Involved With Alumni Associations
March 16, 2016
If you're like many recent graduates, you're probably getting letters, emails, and even phone calls about joining your school's alumni association. You may even have found that your diploma cover held, not the long-awaited degree, but a place-holding alumni association membership form. But before yo...

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How You Could Develop the Smart City of the Future
March 9, 2016
Climate change and urbanization are two of the most pressing issues of the twenty-first century, and by making efforts to minimize the ecological impact of urbanization, governments and communities may be able to make positive changes to the environment that could counteract the effects of climate c...

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February 19, 2018

Earlier this month, the international community helped raise $2.7 billion for the Global Partnership for International Education, an international edu...


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February 15, 2018

Funding challenges and an exodus of researchers have left science in Brazil in a precarious position. Now comes news of a bright spot: the country has...


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February 8, 2018

Oxford University took controversial measures to correct a gender gap in math and computer science exam results: Students were given 15 extra minutes ...