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  • Asian Nations Poised to Become Major Players in Global Higher Education

    Asian Nations Poised to Become Major Players in Global Higher Education

    Via The Chronicle of Higher Education : Many Asian countries have been setting ambitious goals to expand and improve their higher education sectors to respond to their growing aspirational middle class and as a result are on the way to catching up with and even overtaking the best higher education systems of the West. Their collective efforts are setting Asia on a path to becoming, if not a ‘higher education superpower’, at least an education powerhouse […]

  • 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 a computer graduate class at the nearby Mercy College while still in high school. His parents even hired a computer tutor to work with the […]

  • 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. The key to effective studying isn’t cramming or studying longer, but studying smarter. You can begin studying smarter with these ten proven and effective study […]

  • 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 necessary) to turn themselves into a virtually inedible ball several times their normal size. Some species also have spines on their skin to make them […]

  • 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 these buzzwords there appears to be an underlying desire to broaden and deepen the notion of internationalisation, but their effect might have the opposite impact, […]

  • 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 study, check out our Top Ten Study Tips page. 1. Find Out About the Exam Top 10 Exam tipsKnow your enemy – find out as […]

  • 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 and theater productions. Do you have the characteristics to be successful in this career? Let’s find out. • Do You Have What It Takes to […]

  • 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 may leave you thinking that a post-doc or career in biotech might be a good fit for you. About the Speaker Dr. Tessier-Lavigne is Executive […]

  • 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 find out how universities rank for satisfaction and what their score out of 5 is. Here’s a countdown of the top 5 UK Universities for […]

  • Melbourne University tops Australian university in Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings

    Melbourne University tops Australian university in Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings

    Via The Age : The University of Melbourne has the best reputation in Australia, according to a global ranking of the top 100 universities. The university finished 41 in the Times Higher Education 2015 World Reputation Rankings, up from 43 the previous year. Five Australian universities were included in the top 100. The Australian National University lifted its ranking from the 61-70 band to the 51-60 band, as did the University of Sydney. Monash University in […]