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Big data hype hasn’t led to tangible results in the social...

Many industries are revolutionised through advanced technologies and have made use of big data to be increasingly efficient. Despite the significant progression in primary...

International experience and graduate employability: stakeholder perceptions on the connection

Growing globalisation and internationalisation has expanded the need for graduates with the competency to function under culturally diverse conditions. Universities have placed emphasis on...

Saving the Liberal Arts: Making the Bachelor’s Degree a Better Path...

Increasing college tuition and economic instability have resulted many recent college graduates underemployed and caught in a debt trap. As such, this has led...

What a driverless world could look like

Autonomous vehicles will drastically change how people and goods are being transported around the cities. The observed growing convergence between public and private transportation...

How the humanities are more than just ‘soft skills’

Humanities are skills that are as valuable and necessary. Communication, observation, empathy and logical thinking are important but constantly undervalued skills. These “essential skills”...

Envisioning Pathways to 2030: Megatrends shaping the future of global higher...

The 8 megatrends identified include (1) Aging world (2) Labour market shifts (3) Skills mismatch (4) Rapid urbanisation (5) Stricter immigration policies (6) Economic...

Three ways to help any kid be more creative

The classroom is where students have their aspirations cultivated and learning about the expectations of society. Therefore with the correct curriculum, it is a...

New study forecasts slowing growth in international student mobility

The latest research report by British Council forecasts a drop of an average annual 1.7 percent in outbound student mobility through 2027. The key...

Education systems can stifle creative thought. Here’s how to do things...

There is serious job-skills mismatch which underlines the need to shift focus on skill-building and to shape learner success. The current traditional education fail...

From Smart City To Future City: The 21st-Century Urbanisation Challenge

According to the United Nations, over 54 percent of the global population are now city dwellers, and this number is set to increase to...

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