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An Investment in Education: Costa Rica’s $200 Million Loan
May 27, 2015

Great news for proponents of the Costa Rican higher educational system! The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) recently awarded the Costa Rican government a $200 million loan to be used to improve the country’s system of higher education. Let’s take a closer look at the how the money will be put to use, and what it means for aspiring Costa Rican students.


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Africa’s Challenges: The 2015 African Higher Education Summit
April 15, 2015
The landmark African Higher Education Summit was held earlier this month in Dakar. Here’s a brief breakdown of the key takeaways.

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Choosing Your Major: For the Joy or the Job?
March 20, 2015
“Should I study something I love or pursue a degree that will help me get a job?" This is hardly a new question. Generations of students have struggled with choosing a major. Let’s break it down and determine whether it’s possible to make a choice between both.

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Top Education News: What to Expect in 2015
March 19, 2015
The changing of the calendar year offers the perfect opportunity to reflect on the past and look ahead to the coming year. Here are our picks for five of 2014's top trends from the world of higher education, along with predictions for what to expect in 2015.

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All You Need to Know About the Latest International Education News
March 19, 2015
The world of higher education is quickly evolving thanks to widespread government reforms which transform prospects for both domestic and international students. While it may be impossible to predict how the higher education sector will look in 50, 25 or even 10 years, its clear that internationaliz...

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Top 10 Tips for a Successful Revision
March 19, 2015
The end of the academic year is around the corner. Graduation is just a few weeks away. This is the final sprint to summer vacation! If you’re thinking of your revision period as a chance to catch up on some much needed sleep or as an opportunity for a 24/7 cram-fest, you may be on the wr...

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Technology and Higher Education: 2015 and Beyond
March 11, 2015
Today’s higher education environments are virtually unrecognizable compared to the ones of just a quarter century ago. While it’s impossible to predict precisely what we can expect in even a year from now, we can safely forecast that technology will play a significant role in shaping the...

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Immigration Policy Changes in Canada: New Express Entry Program
March 4, 2015
Canada may have the reputation of a welcoming country for international students, but new immigration processes from January 2015 might change your chances at permanent residency. Read more to see how these new regulations affect the higher education system.

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6 Reasons Why You Should Take a Summer Class This Year
February 20, 2015
Sleeping in. The beach. Road trips. School books? One of these things may seem out of place when your thoughts turn to summer, but the fact is that summer classes offer a number of benefits. Read on to learn 6 reasons why you should take a summer class this year.

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6 Top Reasons Why You Should Consider Distance Learning
February 13, 2015
Whether you’re planning for your graduate degree or enriching your candidacy for entrance in the undergraduate program of your choice, distance learning delivers new and exciting opportunities. Read on to learn six ways in which distance learning opens new doors for college-bound stu...

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