21 janvier 2019

Aus: student spent $70,000 making friends

By Anton Crace. An international student who spent a small fortune trying to fit in while studying in Australia has used the experience to create a motivational video series detailing his mistakes and encouraging other students to make friends and “be themselves”. More...

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NZ: calls for water awareness after student drowning

By Anton Crace. A Filipino international student in New Zealand has died while swimming with friends, according to media in the country. More...

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Australia: call to change National Code after student death

By Anton Crace. Australia’s National Code should be amended to better inform mental health intervention strategies, according to a report from Victorian coroner Audrey Jamieson, which found low rates of international students seeking help. More...

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Navitas board recommends new Jones/BHG bid

By Anton Crace. The Navitas board has announced it intends to recommend a revised $2.1bn takeover bid from the BGH Consortium, which includes former chief executive and co-founder Rod Jones, to its shareholders. More...

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International student killed in Melbourne

By Anton Crace. Victorian police have confirmed a woman killed in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora was an international student on exchange at La Trobe University. More...

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Une étude pour mieux comprendre l'apport des sciences comportementales à la transition écologique

Screenshot-2018-5-5 Actualités ModernisationProposer des solutions adaptées aux comportements réels et aider nos concitoyens à prendre une décision éclairée tout en préservant leur liberté de choix : c’est ce que nous enseignent les sciences comportementales en replaçant les attentes et les pratiques des usagers au cœur de la fabrique de la décision publique. Plus...

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Sciences comportementales : nos outils

Screenshot-2018-5-5 Actualités ModernisationDécouvrez ici les principales ressources (capsules, guides, articles) régulièrement actualisées et mises à disposition par l'équipe Sciences Comportementales de la Direction interministérielle de la transformation publique (DITP). Plus...

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BSC Edinburgh rewarded for UK ELT growth

By Viggo Stacey. British Study Centres Edinburgh was awarded Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce’s High Growth award in February, as numbers increased by 57% compared to this point last year, after focusing its strategy on the young learner market and CELTA teacher training courses. More...

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Finland doubles length of PSW permits

By Viggo Stacey. Finland is implementing an EU directive that will double the length of its residence permits for students and researchers from outside the EU, in a bid to encourage them to work or start businesses in the country. More...

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Regent’s opens fashion journalism scholarship

By Viggo Stacey. Regent’s University London has found a somewhat unlikely partner for a private scholarship for its fashion journalism degree, in the Pakistani version of popular celebrity magazine OK!. The independent institution in London and the celebrity brand say they are looking for a student who is “keen to help present the modern face of Pakistan to the rest of the world”. More...

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