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After you study abroad, you become president

I’ve always wondered about the relationship between foreign education and political leadership.  Did Bill Clinton infuse the knowledge gained and experience from his Oxford University days while in the White House?  Surely. Ultimately, in a well-functioning country, the president – … Continue reading

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Michigan State aims to build agricultural expertise in Africa + Asia

Last month, it was announced that Michigan State will lead a $7.3 million grant to strengthen agricultural research institutions and support agricultural degrees in Ghana, Uganda, Mali, Mozambique, and Bangladesh.  Named the Borlaug Higher Education Agricultural Research and Development (BHEARD) … Continue reading

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