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Job seekers line up at a job fair at Tianjin University. According to local media, more than 6,000 people rushed to the job fair on Friday for openings from 300 companies against the backdrop that a decrease is expected in available positions for fresh graduates in the China job market in 2014.

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Jobseekers line up at a job fair at Tianjin university, China. According to local media, more than 6,000 people rushed to the job fair on Friday for openings from 300 companies, against the backdrop that a decrease is expected in available positions for fresh graduates in the China job market in 2014

Students from St Andrew's University indulge in a tradition of covering themselves with foam to honor the 'academic family' on November 4, 2013, in St Andrews, Scotland. Every November the 'raisin weekend' which is held in the university's St Salvator's Quadrangle, is celebrated and a gift of raisins (now foam) is traditionally given by first year students to their elders as a thank you for their guidance and in exchange they receive a receipt in Latin.

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Students from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, on Monday cover themselves with foam to honour the ‘academic family’ . The ‘raisin weekend’ is held every November in the university’s St Salvator’s Quad. A gift of raisins (now foam) is traditionally given by first-year students to their elders to thank them for their guidance. The first-years in exchange receive a receipt in Latin.

A confucian scholar waits for graduation ceremony at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. The school was founded in 1398 and considered as the oldest school in East Asia.

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A confucian scholar waits for graduation ceremony at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, South Korea. The school was founded in 1398 and is considered the oldest school in East Asia

Candidates applying for a place at the Medical University of Vienna sit an exam in a hall of the fair grounds in Vienna on July 5, 2013. According to unofficial data, almost 10,000 people are applying for only 700 places available.

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Candidates applying for a place at the Medical University of Vienna sit an exam in a hall of the fair grounds in Vienna on Friday. According to unofficial data, almost 10,000 people are applying for only 700 places available.

A student from University College Oxford gets "trashed" after finishing his exams in Oxford, southern England June 7, 2013. Trashing is the practice at Oxford University where students have all manner of messy items thrown at them by their contemporaries after finishing their exams.

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A student from University College Oxford, in southern England, gets “trashed” after finishing his exams. Trashing is the practice where students have all manner of messy items thrown at them by their contemporaries after finishing their finals

Part of the World Trade Center stands inside the library as part of the tour that the public will be able to see on the day the George W. Bush Presidential Library opens for the first time to the public on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas

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Part of the World Trade Center stands inside the library as part of the tour that the public are able to see on the day the George W. Bush Presidential Library opens for the first time to the public on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.