Why Proofreading is the Most Important Thing for Your Scholarship Application By Tom Jager

161207_pen-marker-hand-the-hand-40554Being accepted by a college or university is an important step in your student career because in many cases, it determines what you will do for a living. Of course, it is not something to kid about, so reasonable effort should be applied to ensure that everything goes well.

 

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How to Write a Winning College Admissions Essay by Gloria Kopp

161128_fashion-legs-notebook-workingThe beauty of your college admission essay is two-fold. It doesn’t have to follow the standard introduction, main body and conclusion flow, and it doesn’t require a huge amount of research.

This essay is your chance to introduce yourself to your chosen college – your personality, ambitions, and dreams rather than your grades and academic achievements. Tell the college why you want them, and more importantly, why they should want you. This is your story. Tell it like a pro!

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Why Invest in Competency-Based Education? By Adela Belin

161128_book-exposition-composition-poland-51369Imagine your first heart surgery being done by a doctor who has learned surgery through textbooks; or a pilot who has learned the concepts of flying a plane in classroom and college labs.  What about a soldier who has learned the art and science of fighting war through PowerPoint presentations and simulation-based games? The scary outcomes that are expected in all three cases explain the necessity of Competency-Based Education (CBE) in select professions. Perhaps, the time has come to implement CBE for all subjects, classes and age groups. Here are four reasons why you should invest in Competency-Based Education system in your institution:

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U.S. University and College Scholarships for International Students

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Asian student on campusScholarships: money for school that you don’t have to pay back. The appeal is undeniable. And for many students, scholarships are an absolute necessity in order to realize their educational dreams. Fortunately, many colleges and universities offer scholarships to international students.

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4 Ways Technology is Changing Higher Education by Anica Oaks

161118_technology_computers_studentsTechnology has changed just about every facet of life, and education is no exception. An influx of technology in the classroom has changed how, where and when students learn. It’s also helped educators keep their students more engaged and involved. Here are just a few of the ways technology has changed higher education.

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5 Questions for Potential LL.M Students

161118_lawyer_man_suit_tie_businessAn LL.M. program—a master’s level program in law—can be a great career step for the right person. It can help you get some international experience, develop a specialization in law, and help you along the way to passing a bar exam.

Are you considering doing an LL.M.? If so, here are five questions you can ask yourself before you apply.

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