BEIJING (AP) — Three children in a kindergarten in a northern Chinese town died after the building collapsed....
Home to globally acclaimed architecture, a thriving arts culture and, importantly, the city of Chicago, the US state of Illinois is unrivalled in its capacity to offer students from all over the globe numerous opportunities for intellectual and personal growth. A vibrant, culturally diverse state, Illinois is renowned for its dedication to academic excellence and...
Today's youth are spending increasing amounts of time communicating and interacting online. Parents and teachers often bemoan the younger generations’ addiction to social media. It is frequently considered a waste of time, but is this time spent online really wasted? Could students actually be benefitting from playing Facebook, Line and Twitter? Well there is an argument that the time students spend playing Facebook is actually time invested in the development of the higher level thinking skills which they will need to succeed in our future society....
Given the influence of today’s increasingly international marketplace, with developments in areas ranging from sustainable business to overseas investment opportunities, there is little doubt that education in business, law and social science is fundamental to students’ success in the corporate sphere. Fording the experiential river separating school and university may appear daunting and unmanageable to students...
It is an unfortunate reality that many areas of study at universities across the world will never have the same draw than others. Very often, the more exotic the area, the less attractive it is for most prospective students. ...
North Korea denies connection with Sony hacking
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 12:18PM UTC
Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 12:04PM UTC
Sony on shelving ‘The Interview': ‘We had no choice’
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FBI conclusively links North Korea to Sony hack
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 11:46AM UTC
Trade between China and Mozambique nears $3 billion
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12 workers freed from collapsed tunnel in Vietnam
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