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Georgia to Attract More Chinese Students
August 22, 2017

Georgia hopes to attract more Chinese students in coming years and plans on seeking out students from China’s “Belt and Road Initiative.”  Learn more about how a plan to unite global economies across Asia could also be a boon to Georgia’s international student population.  Let’s take a closer look.


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Changes to College Admissions Testing in Japan Underway for 2020
August 19, 2017
Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) announced changes to admissions policies for both public and private universities earlier this summer, according to The Japan Times. Here’s a closer look at what students can expect in the near future.

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India May Launch First Exclusive University for Low-Caste Students
August 18, 2017
Members of India’s Dalit caste may have a new avenue for higher education: an exclusive university aimed at promoting empowerment.  Learn more about this exciting project and what it will mean for India’s Dalit students.  Let’s take a closer look.

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China Draws Growing Share of African Students
August 15, 2017
While the U.S., U.K. and Australia draw the biggest numbers of international students, another country is coming on strong -- particularly when it comes to students from Africa. Here’s a closer look at the phenomenon.

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India and Russia Establish Center of Excellence
August 12, 2017
India and Russia have entered the second stage of establishing a new Center for General Engineering and Technical Training in India.  Learn more about the partnership and why it’s happening.

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US Campuses Assist International Students Wary of Traveling Home
August 11, 2017
For international students affected by the travel ban, some universities in the US are offering help.  How?  Accommodations, dining, and on-campus jobs for many.  Learn more about how US universities are helping international students wary of traveling home.

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Chinese International Students Depend on Friendship in Australia
August 8, 2017
While the Chinese population in Australia can serve as a cultural comfort for many Chinese international students, one expert says that Chinese students in Australia need to push their comfort zones—and make friends with the locals.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Lower Student Debt, Higher SAT Scores?
July 25, 2017
We often talk about the importance of “being smart” about student debt. Now comes the news that there may be a more quantifiable relationship between the two -- at least when it comes to SAT scores. Here’s a closer look at research indicating the link between student debt and SAT s...

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International Students Still Recommend the UK
July 14, 2017
Good news for the UK: a recent study found that international students in the UK have higher levels of satisfaction than their global peers.  What does this mean?  The UK’s a great place to study abroad.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Will Your Next College Care Package Be Delivered By Robot?
July 12, 2017
Coordinating deliveries in and around universities can be a massive logistical undertaking. Now, several universities in China have some extra “manpower” when it comes to getting things where they need to go: Robot deliveries. Read on for a closer look at the application of this technolo...

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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...