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  • 28 Incredible Facts About Mark Zuckerberg

    28 Incredible Facts About Mark Zuckerberg

    Via Inc : Check out these unusual facts about Facebook’s founder. Mark Zuckerberg began programming at a young age–when he was 12 he created a messaging program that his father used in his dental office, allowing the receptionist to notify him of new patients without yelling across the office. Zuckerberg took […]

  • 10 Highly Effective Study Habits

    10 Highly Effective Study Habits

    Via Psych Central : Students grapple with many issues in their lives, and because of all of the competing things for your attention, it’s hard to concentrate on studying. And yet if you’re in school, you have to do at least a little studying in order to progress from year to year. […]

  • Pufferfish

    Pufferfish

    Via National Geographic : Biologists think pufferfish, also known as blowfish, developed their famous “inflatability” because their slow, somewhat clumsy swimming style makes them vulnerable to predators. In lieu of escape, pufferfish use their highly elastic stomachs and the ability to quickly ingest huge amounts of water (and even air when […]

  • What is an International University?

    What is an International University?

    Via University World News : Over the past few years a series of buzzwords – global citizenship, comprehensive internationalisation and world-class university – have taken over discussions about international higher education. As I wrote in 2011 in a University World News blog Naming internationalisation will not revive it, behind many of […]

  • Top 10 Exam tips

    Top 10 Exam tips

    Via Student Central : Exams are an inevitable part of student life, but they don’t have to be a painful one. The skills and tips in this article can help you get through your exams. They can also help prepare for tests, presentations and other in-class assignments. For more help with […]

  • How to Become a Fashion Designer

    How to Become a Fashion Designer

    Via Career Planning : Fashion designers create clothing and accessories for consumers. They conceive ideas and then see them through until they become finished products such as dresses, suits, blouses, shirts, pants, handbags and shoes. Some fashion designers specialize in costume design, creating wardrobes to be worn in movies, television shows […]

  • Careers in Biotech

    Via iBiology : Dr. Tessier-Lavigne describes his own journey from academics to biotechnology and explains why it is exciting to be working in biotech at this moment in time. He presents points for consideration in choosing between academics and industry, or a small start-up and a larger, established company. This lecture […]

  • Top 5 UK Universities for Student Satisfaction

    Top 5 UK Universities for Student Satisfaction

    Via The Complete University Guide : Student satisfaction is an important factor when choosing between UK universities. Prospective students want to know they’re going to get their money’s worth and for some it’s satisfaction scores which will give them peace of mind Order our 2015 league table by Student Satisfaction to […]