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在加拿大,国际学生入籍的门继续敞开

纽芬兰圣约翰斯——在这里的北大西洋学院(College of the North Atlantic),穿着羽绒服和连帽衫赶去上课的学生中,以纽芬兰当地的白人为主。一名年轻的中国姑娘站在那里,和两个同学讨论自己的将来。她的这两个同学分别是一个来自孟加拉国的男生,和一个来自韩国的女生。<p>“这里的环境真的很 …

College & University

Elite athletes on fast track to business school

When a knee injury forced Lashinda Demus to withdraw from contention for the US team at the Rio Olympics, the former world champion hurdler, who had …

Rowing

Rotman’s startup lab extends reach to the West Coast

<i>The Globe's biweekly business-school news roundup.</i><p>At the Creative Destruction Lab at the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management, high-tech startups with potential to transform the economy receive coaching and other support from successful entrepreneurs, angel investors and top MBA …

It’s a cross between beach volleyball and soccer, and it’s debuting at Olympics

Amid the sun, sand and sexy bodies on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach, a Brazilian named Octavio de Moraes invented footvolley.<p>The sport — beach …

Brazil

It’s a cross between beach volleyball and soccer, and it’s debuting at the Olympics

Amid the sun, sand and sexy bodies on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach, a Brazilian named Octavio de Moraes invented footvolley.<p>The sport — beach …

Footvolley : Intro

Beach Tennis Basics by the ITF

The impact of Eton College on Windsor’s property market

A better economic prospect than China. No doubt the old boys of Eton College — it accepts no girls, alas — will have been gratified by the news. Last …

Housing

Specialty degrees reach out to non-business students

<i>The Globe's biweekly business-school news roundup.</i><p>Specialty degrees are a fast-growing segment of graduate business education, targeting undergraduates who lack the academic prerequisites or work experience (or both) typically required for a traditional master of business administration program.<p>The …

Independent school pupils 'twice as likely to attend elite universities'

Figures published today by the Department for Education show that pupils from fee paying schools are twice as likely to attend a Russell Group university and five times as likely to attend Oxbridge<p>Pupils from independent schools are over twice as likely to attend a Russell Group university than …

Education

Private school pupils 'two years ahead' of state educated peers by the age of 16

A new study has found private school students outperformed state pupils in every subject at GCSE on average<p>Privately educated children are two years ahead of pupils in the state sector by the time they reach the age of 16, according to a new study.<p>Researchers from Durham University compared early …

Cambridge announces written entrance test amid elitism row

Cambridge university will introduce a written entrance test as part of its admissions process.<p>The university-wide tests will be standardised by …

Students

Comprehensive schools catch up with private in CEO count

The number of FTSE 100 chief executives educated at non-selective state schools has for the first time equalled those who went to fee-paying private …

Education
Education

Intellectual property: investing in higher education

Benjamin Franklin once said that “an investment in knowledge pays the best interest”. The structural shifts in higher education in particular, which …

Higher Education

Scholarships up the ante in fight for top MBA students

Matida Ndlovu has been lucky twice over in her education.<p>First, as a teenager, she emigrated from Zimbabwe, which at the time was plagued by economic …

College & University

Which countries are the top destinations for foreign students?

Where do the world’s students go when they don’t want to study at home? As higher education becomes increasingly competitive, and students become …

Erasmus Impact Study

Aim<p>investigate the impact of Erasmus mobility and intensive programmes on skills development, employability, institutional development and the …

Beach Ultimate

What is Beach Ultimate?<p>Beach Ultimate is a team sport played in three formats: Open (men), Women, and Mixed (co-ed). Each team has 5 players on the …

Beach ultimate: a future Olympic sport?

Beach ultimate disc-sport, a five-on-five game played with a flying plastic disc, could eventually become an Olympic sport. For now, it's a …

Northern Italy

Should You Buy Bottled Alkaline Water?

<b>READ THE FACTS ON BOTTLED ALKALINE WATER BEFORE YOU BUY IT</b>. — There are many brands of <b>bottled alkaline water</b> being developed, like<p>Essentia Water, …

The Truth About Barefoot Training

Here's what you need to know...<p>Faulty foot and ankle mechanics impact muscle function, mechanics, and joint health throughout the entire body.<br>• Most …

PUC SURF 2014

Swiss top world ranking of business talent

The country which often gets its reputation through the commercial successes of watches, cheese and chocolate has been named the best in the world …

Top 10

Entrevue avec Karelle Bélanger, de Voyages Ciel d'Azur

<b>Rivière-du-Loup - À chaque parution, le feuillet écononomique du CLD de la région de Rivière-du-Loup propose une entrevue afin de mettre en valeur</b> …

Startup

Read the 2016 Canadian University Report

Real Housemates of campus<p>It took Mallory Hewlko and her roommate more than two weeks to realize that neither of them knew the two British guys staying in their basement. Somehow, they had acquired new roomies without even knowing it.<p>Savings gap<p>What to do when the bank of mom and dad …

College & University