News

GOP Removes Tuition Waiver Cut after Grad Student ‘Youthquake’
December 19, 2017
The Oxford Dictionary's Word of the Year may have taken some by surprise, but if you were questioning its veracity in 2017, look no further than the proposed GOP tax bill. The plan contains numerous controversial provisions, but one proposed change sparked national outrage - a veritable youthquake, if you will. Here’s how the voice of students and academics shifted the course of what could have been ‘the most serious threat’ to higher education in America.

image
The State of US International Enrollments
December 15, 2017
There’s been rampant speculation regarding the state of inbound exchange in the US under the Trump administration. Now that we’re halfway through the academic year, is reality matching up to the anticipated downturn? Yes, according to a recent Institute of International Education study of just u...

image
Why are Somalian Students Choosing Turkey for Studies?
December 14, 2017
Somalians opting to study abroad choose Turkey over other options. Let’s take a closer look at why.

image
More Internationals Choosing to Study -- and Stay -- in the Netherland
December 6, 2017
Not only are more students from around the world choosing the Netherlands for their international study destinations, and not just because Christmas starts early with a visit from Sinterklaas on 6 December. Many international students are opting to remain after their study programs are completed, a...

image
Strike Ends, but Stress Remains for Ontario Students
December 5, 2017
A labor dispute involving more than 12,000 faculty members at 24 Ontario colleges recently came to a close after a five-week shutdown during which most college classes were canceled or suspended. Approximately 500,000 students were caught up in the strike, and many are still dealing with the fallout...

image
This is Where US Students Want to Study Abroad
December 4, 2017
In 2016, over 1.08 million international students studied abroad in the US. But where do US students study abroad? Let’s take a closer look at the latest Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education.

image
What to Expect from the Revamped Higher Education Act
December 1, 2017
Recent news of the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965 have left many wondering: What, exactly, can we expect from the bill? Here’s a closer look at five major changes.

image
This STEM Field Offers the Best Salary
November 28, 2017
You hear about it and see it everywhere—the US’s national focus has been on STEM and with good reason. Which job in STEM offers the best salary? Find out.

image
Denmark Reduces English-Language Program Admissions
November 23, 2017
Due to complicated residency requirements, many international students in Denmark don’t stay. The Ministry of Education has since cut the number of English-language program admissions. Let’s take a closer look.

image
Do French Higher Education Reforms Promise a New Image Overseas?
November 21, 2017
With countries increasingly angling to capture a greater share of the international higher education market, education reforms in France may position it for success. Here’s a closer look at the plans.

Articles

image
June 18, 2018

So you’ve completed all of your coursework, donned a graduation cap and gown, twisted the honoured tassel, and crossed the stage to claim your well-...


image
June 14, 2018

Soccer - or football is at is commonly known outside of the US - starts at the 2018 World Cup championship in Russia today, June 14. Where should you ...


image
June 7, 2018

Google the words “digital disruption,” and more than a million hits come back. Google it again tomorrow, and the results will likely have multipli...