2U slows growth plans mentioning upward thrust in opposition for on-line training

Online program supervisor 2U decreased its increase expectations — once more. It will release fewer new applications and expects smaller software sizes going forward in reaction to growing opposition for on-line schooling, it instructed analysts in a name Tuesday nighttime about its 2d-quarter profits. The shift induced the price of the agency’s inventory to drop […]

As Scrutiny Of China Grows, Some U.S. Schools Drop A Language Program

The Defense Department needs more Americans to speak Chinese, and it offers tens of millions of dollars to educate students at U.S. Universities. China’s government, thru language facilities known as Confucius Institutes, has been doing the identical factor, for the equal motives, and at some of the identical U.S. Universities. But a new regulation has […]

‘Orphanage volunteering’ out, no-fly journeys in: the way to gap year in 2019

Whatever you want to do with your gap 12 months, a bit planning is going an extended way. As Stefan Wathan, CEO of the Year Out Group, emphasises: “You ought to ‘suck it and spot’ if you need to be bendy and spontaneous,” he says. “But you run the threat of leaving it too late […]

How Friends taught the world to talk English

They have been there for him. Jürgen Klopp, the supervisor of Liverpool, has credited Ross, Rachel, Phoebe, Monica, Joey and Chandler with coaching him English. Watching the long-running sitcom Friends helped him bridge the gaps in his language comprehension, he told BBC Radio five Live’s Football Daily podcast on Wednesday. “The easiest to observe for […]

Sikorsky-Teamster internship gains per-apprenticeship certification

Stratford-based Sikorsky is now helping its summer interns enter the workforce. The Lockheed Martin subsidiary announced Tuesday that its Teamsters-Sikorsky Career Pathways Program has been certified as an Aircraft Manufacturing per-apprenticeship program. “The transition to a certified per-apprenticeship is the next logical step for our program,” said Rocco Calo, Secretary-Treasurer and Principal Officer of Teamsters […]

A Personal and Professional Transformation at my IT Internship

Building character and experience is the primary reason students apply for internships. This includes working on projects or real-world problems in order to prepare them for their first steps out of the academic realm. For any project that I have worked on, there has always been one, if not many, problems that are seemingly impossible […]