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How a boy from Haiti overcame personal challenges to become a Fulbright scholar and an aspiring diplomat: http://bit.ly/1hTIw3j
How a young boy from Haiti overcame personal challenges and landed on his feet - as a Fulbright scholar and an aspiring diplomat.
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"New message from Northeastern University president Joseph Aoun:

""In recent weeks, events have tested the strength of this proposition at Northeastern. We have seen passionate, respectful discourse give way in some instances to crass stereotyping, gross distortions of facts, and personal demonization.

We can and must do better. I believe that yesterday our community took an important step.""

Read on for the full message: bit.ly/1jYW3Wy"
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Do you find that the more you multitask, the less productive you are? 

Learn from one of our experts how to speed up your productivity by slowing down your focus: http://bit.ly/1ffaeVI
If you think you're an expert multitasker - think again. Find out why our multitasking culture is actually slowing us down, and what you can do to focus in an increasingly 24/7 world.
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Do you know the difference between a Ph.D. and a professional doctorate degree? http://wp.me/p3sx37-rv
You may have heard of a Ph.D, but what is a professional doctorate, how is it different, and how could it benefit your career?
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Are you surprised to see Facebook’s involvement in mobile education? Do you think the pilot will bring high-quality mobile learning to students in Rwanda?
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 What have you found to work at nonprofits? What would sway you as a candidate? http://bit.ly/Q77cKf
At a nonprofit, you most likely can’t compete with a for-profit when it comes to salary. But what else can you offer a top candidate?
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If you thought games were just for kids, think again. How can video games not only help, but improve scientific research?
Games are a growing part of our lives, and in more ways than you might think.
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This week in higher education: Innovation. What's innovation's role in higher education? 
Innovation: Is it the means to change higher education for the better? Or does it challenge the status quo?
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Apparently, 95 percent of educators believe students graduate ready for the workforce, but only 11 percent of employers do. What do you think? Is there a skills gap? http://wp.me/p3sx37-qP
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Do you know all the ways a master's degree in the right field can add value to your life? What other benefits do you see?
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The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University fosters a learning environment for our students where programs taught are grounded in theory and applied in practice.

With a faculty comprised of respected scholars pursuing the latest research in their fields, and industry leaders whose real-world experiences are put into practice in the classroom, we provide a rich academic curriculum that reflects the needs of our students. As the College evolves, we will continue to prepare our students for success in the global arena and provide them with opportunities for advancement in their professional careers.

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