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Deadline June 10: Apply For The Rihanna Global Scholarship Program for residents of Barbados, Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Guyana, Jamaica, or the USA

  Grammy-winning singer and songwriter has announced a global scholarship program through her Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF), which will award scholarships to international and U.S. students going to college in the U.S. In the video below, Rihanna shares her vision … Continue reading

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One man’s pursuit of MBA #education gives a whole new meaning to #study #abroad

Toyosi Orunmuyi has been leading a double life. On weekends, he is a casually dressed executive MBA student at the University of Michigan in the US. On weekdays, he’s leading corporate presentations as an oil and gas executive in Lagos, … Continue reading

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MOOCs’ Contradictions (Learning in a MOOC)

by David Touve Inside Higher Ed September 11, 2012 Bio David Touve is assistant professor of business administration at Washington and Lee University. In recent months, many of the most prominent research universities announced forays into free online courses. As … Continue reading

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Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (DELTA) recognized as equal to a Master’s degree by Ofqual

14 February 2011 Ofqual, the exams regulator of the UK government, has confirmed that Cambridge ESOL’s DELTA qualification for teachers is at the same level as a Master‘s degree or a professional diploma in the UK, Ireland and other European … Continue reading

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Video: Dr. Denzell Washington Speaks at UPENN 2011 Commencement

Denzel Washington, internationally renowned actor and director, delivered the address at the University of Pennsylvania’s 255th Commencement on Monday, May 16. Washington is one of the nation’s preeminent performing artists, having achieved wide acclaim for his film, theatrical and television … Continue reading

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Dr. Denzel Washington, “Courage & Failure” Commencement Speech at UPenn – ‘Nothing In Life Is Worthwhile Unless You Take Risks”

Pinterest: Thomas Jerome Baker Paperback books on Pinterest by Thomas Jerome Baker Teaching Academic Writing This book is highly practical while addressing the theory underpinning academic writing. It is organized into three parts. Part One: “Writing for Scholarly Publication”, takes … Continue reading

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