How the UK is quietly closing its border to international students

Having recently graduated from a British University, I can safely say that it was a challenging, but expensive experience. It is obvious that heavy financial backing is required to study abroad. Usually, foreign countries do everything in their power to make immigration easier for international students as they most of their funding from them. But…

Embracing bodily imperfections

Though it is a norm for women to have skinny figures which is still considered the ideal body type in most parts of the world, the rate of dissatisfaction in women about their weight has reduced by 3.3 per cent, according to the American Psychological Association   “It is a requirement for women to remain…

Scholarships: Why they matter

PHOTO CREDIT: FLICKR Image via https://www.flickr.com/photos/ukinthailand/6799527411/in/photolist- A scholarship can alter the life a student, in unimaginable ways. A scholarship is the stepping stone for a student to have new adventures in the world of academics. Being a recipient of a scholarship opens new doors in the workforce as well. Why apply for a scholarship?  Often, students…