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What is an alumni network and how can I benefit from one?

They may not know it but anyone who has ever studied anywhere is an alum. You don’t even have to hav... Read more

5 simple study habits for exam success

Exams are a necessary part of every academic journey. And while they’re something most students feel... Read more

4 tips that take the stress out of exam season

We all know how stressful exam season can be. We have so much to think about and do that we often ma... Read more

The value of differing perspectives in the classroom

In the age of social media and tailored news networks, it’s quite easy to create a world that consta... Read more

Favorite clubs on campus: Model UN in Oxford

In this series, we're going to explore some of the clubs students love on campus. From Model UN to c... Read more

Getting over the homesickness hurdle

Anyone who has spent an extended period of time away from home has felt it – that ache for the comfo... Read more

The importance of experiential education

What is experiential education? Experiential education is an ideal learning model that allows for d... Read more

What really matters during the university admissions process?

As you reach the end of your high school career, the reality of university, admissions and exams can... Read more

Review of Francesca Beard’s workshop

Recently, instead of normal English lessons, poet Francesca Beard came and taught us to write poems.... Read more

Lab course in Liverpool

In the midterm break, I went to Liverpool for a five-day lab course run by a company called BioGrad.... Read more

Appreciating creativity and artistic expression at the IB Art Exhibition

The art programs at EF Academy New York are a place where individuals can cultivate their creative i... Read more

Students visit MIT “Hack for Inclusion” conference

The “Hack for Inclusion” conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is an annual hackat... Read more