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Four Reasons to Study Social Work
January 15, 2019
Looking for a career where you get to work with lots of people, listen to their stories, and make a positive social impact? Consider social work. Social workers help individuals and communities in need overcome crippling social issues so that they can lead productive lives. Here are four reasons to study social work, and one great place to do it.

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What is Intrapreneurship and Why is it Important?
January 11, 2019
Everybody’s heard of entrepreneurship, but what is ‘intrapreneurship’? The neologism intrapreneur is a twist on the word entrepreneur. The word ‘entrepreneur’ is from the French ‘to undertake’ -- so really, it just means ‘doer.’ Let's take a closer look at intrapreneurship -- and o...

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Eight Jobs That Didn't Exist Ten Years Ago
January 10, 2019
Think you've got it all figured out? Know what you want to do with your life? Hold up. There are jobs out there that didn't even exist a decade ago. So how do you know what's in store for you? Here are eight jobs that didn't exist ten years ago.

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Why Study Coastal Communities?
January 9, 2019
Did you know that around one-third of the world’s population lives in a coastal area? There are 1.6 million kilometers of coastline around 123 countries. And 40% of us live within 100km of the coast. But coastal zones are changing all the time, and as such are a vital topic of study. Let's take a ...

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Three Reasons to Study Hospitality and Tourism
January 7, 2019
Tourism has seen huge growth in recent decades. Compare approximately 25 million international arrivals in 1950 with around 1.3 billion today. But the draw of tourism and hospitality is about more than just numbers. It is about facilitating experiences for people traveling for a wide variety of reas...

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Why You Should Study Transport Design in Turin
January 7, 2019
Mobility is a crucial topic in today's day and age. Humankind is traveling faster, further, and more frequently than ever before. Consumer vehicles are increasingly luxurious, smart, and efficient. At the same time, we face limited natural resources, increased pressure on urban space, and climate ch...

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Five Great Study Destinations Where It's Summer!
January 7, 2019
If you're in the Northern Hemisphere and tired of the gray skies, snow, and rain, consider studying in these five great places in the Southern Hemisphere...it's summer there! Here are five regions where you can study in the sun now. Do you study or have you studied in any of these places? If so, let...

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How To Create A Catchy Research Topic
December 20, 2018
Those of you who compete for research funding, listen up: not only does your topic need academic merit, it needs to be catchy to compete. Here's how to do it.

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Earn A Public Policy Degree For A Modern Career
December 14, 2018
Public policy studies offer graduates a deep dive into the inner workings of how governments work -- voting, regulations, court decisions, federal, state, and local laws -- and how we, the people, interact with all of it. What makes it interesting? Well, it’s not all the nitty gritty of political ...

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Why Textbooks Won't Disappear
December 14, 2018
Despite declarations of their deaths many times over, it doesn't look like textbooks are leaving any time soon. Obsolete? Maybe. Maybe not. Here's why textbooks aren't going anywhere.

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January 15, 2019

While many of the implications of Brexit remain unknown, education leaders from Scotland made one thing clear last month: the country will remain open...


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January 8, 2019

Are universities being pulled in separate directions? This is what the UN’s top education official Stefania Giannini proposed in a recent talk. The ...