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6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Going to Grad School
January 25, 2018
Going to graduate school is not a small decision. How do you decide? You ask yourself a series of questions and come up with a plan. Let’s take a closer look at six essential questions to ask yourself before going to grad school.

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Why Should You Get a Master’s Degree in Economics?
January 11, 2018
Does the world fascinate you? Do you like to understand why things are the way they are? Can you see and understand trends? Consider a master’s degree in economics. Let’s take a closer look at five reasons why you should get a master’s degree in economics.

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Why You Should Rethink Your Approach to Economics
January 9, 2018
While many of the headlines have fixated upon the big players and the larger aggregate economy, ordinary people have become more fascinated than ever in the role economics plays in our everyday life, from the ebb and flow of the property market to the macroeconomics of managing the household budget....

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Five Reasons to Get a Postgraduate Degree
December 26, 2017
While earning an undergraduate degree is an undeniably big accomplishment, it may not be the end of your academic journey. In fact, millions of students all over the world choose to continue even further by pursuing postgraduate degrees, AKA degrees pursued after completion of the bachelor’s degre...

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How to Create the Perfect Christmas Dinner in Your Student Housing
December 21, 2017
Can’t go home to celebrate? Fear not. You can create the perfect Christmas meal in your dorm or student apartment without a problem. Even if you’re going home, but want to celebrate with your university pals before you leave, you can do it. All it takes is a little planning, a little patience, a...

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Why San Francisco is the Place to be for Future Financial Analysts
December 20, 2017
People all over their world put their hard-earned dollars into investments every day. How do they know which will pay off and which will go poof? Financial analysts play a major role in the process. Here’s a closer look at this vital profession, along with how one program in San Francisco can help...

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Why Your Master's Degree Should be 'Made in Italy’
December 14, 2017
When you think about Italy, what are the first things that come to mind? Food, wine and fashion! And those are not just clichés. The ‘Made in Italy’ stamp is a promise of quality. Italian craft, tradition, and attention to detail all guarantee excellence and value. So if food, wine and fashion ...

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How to Celebrate Hanukkah on Campus
December 12, 2017
Christmas may often get the brightest buzz when it comes to the December holidays, but there are plenty of ways to share in Hanukkah joy, too. Here’s a closer look at the festival of light, along with tips for celebrating on your college campus.

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Why You Should Blog about Your Research
December 4, 2017
How do you get better at something? Practice. The best way to get better about writing and talking about your research? Writing and talking about your research—on a blog. That’s right, you should start a blog about your research. Let’s take a closer look at how blogging can help your writing...

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The Importance of Inspiration and Four Tips for Finding It
November 30, 2017
Thomas Edison once said, “Genius is one part inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.” And while there’s no discounting the tremendous value of the latter, the former is what sets the wheels in motion. Here’s a closer look at inspiration, along with tips for finding inspiration of y...

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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...