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Application questions about American universities? Join this webchat for answers

Have you ever wanted to speak with an admissions officer at an American university, but couldn’t because you live too far away? Thanks to an...

Going to study in the U.S.? Here’s a conversation you won’t...

If you’re an LGBTI student coming to the U.S., you'll want to know where to find friends and resources to make your experience as memorable as possible.
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How universities protect sensitive research [infographic]

Universities around the world are taking steps to protect their sensitive research from attempts by the Chinese Communist Party or others to steal it.
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From NASA to Star Trek: One scientist’s space odyssey

Egyptian-American geologist Farouk El-Baz has had a diverse career, from serving as a science adviser to Anwar Sadat to training U.S. astronauts.

He won a Nobel Prize, and helping students is in his...

Nobel laureate and microbiologist Aziz Sancar helps students from his native Turkey adjust to the U.S., and introduces U.S. students to Turkish culture.
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U.S. and Brazil partner to tackle global food issues

Animal scientists from the University of São Paulo and Virginia Tech share their research on how to improve animal productivity, reproduction and welfare.

Arts education in the U.S. just got a little more creative

Art education programs at U.S. colleges and universities will drive your creativity, while pushing the boundaries of technology and expression.
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International students a boon for U.S. universities — and vice versa

International student enrollments at U.S. colleges broke 1 million again. Both the students and the schools benefit from their relationships.
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Are you a Muslim student curious about U.S. college life?...

There are a lot of questions when applying to college — more so if you're an international student and Muslim. Find answers here about studying in the U.S.