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5 Exciting Careers for Outdoor Recreation Majors
March 9, 2018
Outdoor recreation contributed $373.3 billion to the US GDB in 2016 -- surpassing other industries like utilities and mining. Not only that, but it’s expanding: With a growth rate of 3.8 percent, outdoor recreation outpaced the overall economy’s growth of 2.8 percent, according to The Statesman Journal. Said US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in a news release, “The public will no doubt be surprised at the economic importance of this industry as we release prototype statistics measuring the impact of activities like boating, fishing, RVing, hunting, camping, hiking, and more. The takeaway for job-minded outdoor enthusiasts? There’s no better time than now to explore your career options in this field, starting with these five jobs.

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It's Zero Discrimination Day: 4 Biases You Need To Understand
March 1, 2018
Today, March 1, is Zero Discrimination Day, a day sponsored by UNAIDS. Today, UNAIDS is highlighting the right of everyone to be free of discrimination. This includes discrimination based age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, language, health, geographical loca...

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How You Can Make a Difference by Studying in NYC
March 1, 2018
It’s no surprise that New York City turns up on list after list of “best student cities.” But today’s students are considering much more than what they’ll get out of a particular study opportunity. They’re also thinking about what they can give. The good news? New York is also a standout...

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Make Your Research Global – Study in Russia!
February 26, 2018
Russia has long been a bastion of scientific knowledge. Factor in the growth potential of its economy and the country’s increasing prioritization of technological innovation, and the massive country is positioned to become a powerhouse on the global research stage. Read more about international st...

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Studying Abroad? Don't Miss These Holiday Destinations
February 22, 2018
Studying abroad means the opportunity to discover an entirely new environment. But why limit yourself to just one? Depending on where you’re studying, many interesting places, cultures, and people are just a hop, skip or jump away. Read on for a roundup of magnificent places to visit from wherever...

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7 Black History Month Films for International Students
February 21, 2018
If you watch only one film for Black History Month, you'll probably want to head to the cinema to see Black Panther. The Marvel superhero film is breaking records and boundaries and its Afrofuturist aesthetic offers an accessible path into the struggle, triumphs, and hopes of people of color in the...

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Why You Should Pursue a Joint Master’s Degree
February 20, 2018
Want the chance to study in two places, earn two degrees, immerse yourself in two cultures and languages, and prepare yourself for an exciting career? Consider a joint master’s degree. Let’s take a closer look at why you should pursue one—and a great place to do it.

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Why You Should Study International Management in Two Languages
February 13, 2018
International management is all about creating global business strategies to foster positive change, and talented international managers optimize their skills to practice on the global stage. One important skill to have in your management tool-box: language skills. And the best way to hone that skil...

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Around the World: How To Celebrate Carnival, Shrove Tuesday, or Lent
February 12, 2018
What do Pancake Day, Ash Wednesday, Lent, Mardi Gras, and Carnival have in common? Lent. Confused? We'll explain. Let's take a closer look at how you can celebrate the season.

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Four Tips for Optimizing Your Social Media Profile for the Job Market
February 8, 2018
A whopping 70 percent of employers use social networking networking sites to vet job candidates. At the same time, social media is also becoming a go-to recruitment tool. The takeaway for job hunters? Social media may be invaluable when it comes to positioning yourself for success on the job market....

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October 19, 2018

A new survey from T. Rowe Price reveals parents in the US are less willing than they have been in the past to take on massive debt toward their kids...


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October 16, 2018

Representatives from universities in Germany and North Korea came together last month in Pyongyang to sign a new protocol on exchange and co-operation...


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October 12, 2018

Last month, Ruth Watkins was inaugurated as the 16th president of one of Utah’s largest public universities. Not only was this significant because s...