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Snapshot What a typical Swiss student is like

There are almost 200,000 university students in Switzerland. What do we know about their backgrounds and how do they get by financially?

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Antibiotic Awareness Week How a teen is taking on antibiotic resistance

Nina Kathe has just started classes at the University of Zurich, but she’s already the author of award-winning research into a global health concern.

Guidelines Teachers get advice on dealing with tricky parents

Sometimes it’s not the pupils causing teachers headaches, it’s their demanding parents. The Federation of Swiss Teachers has produced an advice guide.

WEF report 2017 Workplace gender gap fuels Switzerland’s plunge in global index

Switzerland has dropped ten places in an international gender gap index to position 21, lagging behind the Nordic countries in terms of progress.