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In this Jan. 27, 2017 photo, foreign exchange student Miaofan Chen, left, of Hefei, China, chats with Thandi Glick in Denver.
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Key lawmaker says Chinese families are told they will suffer if their students don’t steal intellectual property
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June 18, 2019
FILE - Kyle Kashuv, survivor of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, speaks at the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action Leadership Forum in Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, April 26, 2019.
Kyle Kashuv, 18, said the comments were made months before the February 2018 shooting in Parkland, Florida
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June 17, 2019
Tunisia native Wajdi Balloumi taught Arabic in the United States on a Fulbright scholarship.
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As the threat of deep budget cuts recedes, program administrators tout commitment to prestigious exchange program
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June 11, 2019
At US Colleges, a Lesson in Laughter
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Universities across US encourage students to explore their potential and develop interests beyond their major
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June 10, 2019
Students walk across campus at the University of Vermont on Monday, April 30, 2012 in Burlington, Vt. U.S. Rep. Peter Welch is compiling stories about student debt. Welch was at the University of Vermont on Monday where he met with students, some of whom are working multiple jobs and studying full time as they accumulate student loan debt. In Vermont, almost 70 percent of college graduates have an average of $30,000 in debt. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg knows firsthand the burden of six-figure student loan debt. He and his husband, Chasten, are far from alone, though, and their personal college indebtedness is helping to keep the issue on the national stage.
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June 08, 2019
FILE - A steel worker returns to work after a being idle for two years at U.S. Steel Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois, May 24, 2018.
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A rising share of older Americans is forgoing the concept of a traditional retirement at age 65, a trend some younger workers aren't particularly thrilled to see
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June 06, 2019
FILE - Students clap while Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a speech during a visit to Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington, Sept. 23, 2015.
The Chinese Ministry of Education has warned Chinese students about studying in the United States, referencing an increase in delays and further complications regarding visa processing. The warning comes during a protracted trade war and heightened tensions between China and the U.S., as well as concerns from some in Washington about espionage and intellectual property theft. "The visa applications of some Chinese hoping to study in the United States have…
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June 03, 2019