Take your alumni network home with you

International Education Week celebrates students who attend college someplace outside their home countries. Their curiosity builds a more democratic, secure and prosperous world. This week, ShareAmerica...
Huawei sign (© Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. and U.K. stand firm against Huawei security risk

The United Kingdom is joining the U.S. in banning equipment made by the Chinese firm Huawei from its fifth-generation (5G) wireless communication networks.

Everyday conversations: Holiday season in the U.S. [audio]

Practice American English by reading and listening to these real-world everyday conversations. Here, students discuss their plans for the holiday season.
Earth from the International Space Station (NASA)

Get an astronaut’s view of the globe during World Space Week

World Space Week, October 4 to 10, celebrates how space tech can help protect the environment, assist farmers and respond to natural disasters.
Woman standing with arms crossed in front of blackboard (© Andrea Kane/Institute for Advanced Study)

U.S. mathematician is first woman to win ‘math’s Nobel’

Meet Karen Uhlenbeck, a U.S. professor whose work has led to some of the most dramatic advances in mathematics in 40 years.
Machine sitting on surface (NASA/JPL-Caltech)

NASA prepares robot to traverse Jupiter’s moon Europa

Does life exist on frozen moons inside our solar system? NASA and this little robot are hoping to find out on the 2025 Europa mission.
Deux femmes regardant des vêtements dans un magasin (Photodisk/Thinkstock)

Everyday conversations for English learners: Shopping

Learning to speak English? Our Everyday Conversations help you practice. Click the audio link to hear a native speaker pronounce each word while you...
Satya Nadella and two children looking at computer screen (© AP Images)

Students gather in U.S., abroad to learn coding [video]

Efforts to teach students how to write code for computer programs are spanning the globe.
Sandra Cauffman seated, at microphone (State Dept./D.A. Peterson)

Her improbable dream led to NASA

Learn how watching American astronaut Neil Armstrong's 1969 landing on the moon inspired a 7-year-old Costa Rican girl to pursue a career at NASA.