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Germany Joins France in Making the Planet Great Again
October 6, 2017

France and Germany have officially team up to support international climate research, according to recent news from the 19th Franco-German Council of Ministers in Paris. Here’s a closer look at the joint initiative.


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Higher Education Changes on the Horizon, Says May
October 5, 2017
While coughing fits and pranks might have garnered the majority of media buzz following Theresa May’s 2018 party conference address, there were also useful takeaways on several fronts, including higher education. Here’s a closer look at what May had to say about the Conservative party&rs...

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Brazilian Students Keener to Study Abroad
October 3, 2017
A new market survey reveals that Brazilian students are more likely to study abroad than they were in 2015.  Let’s take a closer look to find out why.

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In New Zealand, University Entrance Requirements May Be Tightened
September 29, 2017
New Zealand may change its university entrance requirements in literacy.  Why?  Let’s find out. 

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Japan’s Financial Uncertainty Triggers Research Sector Woes
September 26, 2017
RIKEN, Japan’s leading scientific research institution, was once a bastion of scientific research thanks to generous government funding. However, the effects of the nation’s ongoing financial crisis are trickling down into the research sector. Here’s a closer look at the issue, alo...

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In Israel, Less Than One Third of Computer Science Students Are Women
September 22, 2017
If you’re a woman interested in computer science, consider studying in Israel.  Last week, we reported that Israel is looking for more international students, and this week we learned that Israel needs more women in computer science.

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International Students Bring Millions to Hawaii’s Economy
September 19, 2017
Aloha! International students brought $500 million to the Hawaiian economy last year, in the form of direct spending and job creation.  Let’s take a closer look at the positive economic impact that international students bring to the state.

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International Financial Firms Announce Tuition Payment Promotion for Chinese Students
September 15, 2017
Several financial firms are working together to offer an exciting tuition promotion for Chinese students studying in the US, the UK, Canada, New Zealand, France, Australia, Switzerland, Singapore, Japan, Czech Republic, and Ireland.  Let’s take a look at what’s in store.

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What Country Tops the Rest for Educating World Leaders?
September 12, 2017
The UK’s higher education institutes have educated more of the world’s leaders than any other country, according to a new study from the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI). Here’s a closer look at the findings, including why the UK comes out on top along with what it means fo...

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Will An Unpaid Internship Hurt Your Long-Term Earning Potential?
September 11, 2017
The benefits of internships have long been widely lauded. However, now comes news that unpaid internships may do more harm than good -- at least when it comes to earning potential. Here’s a closer look at the findings.

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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...