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Guatemala EdX has changed learning completely by opening up these courses for people to study online. I am still so surprised I was able to take a course exactly in my field, free and from wherever I am in the world. I’m originally from the United Kingdom. But now I’m living in Guatemala, where I run a foundation called Fly the Phoenix that supports 12...

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Hyderabad | India | 19 The two courses I am taking on edX help me approach the beautiful world of science in a whole new way. I am from Hyderabad, India currently studying electrical engineering. I have been interested in electronic devices and gadgets ever since childhood. Even today, I still do not regret getting scolded by my parents for being naughty with these devices...

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Weston, Massachusetts“My edX course helped me get graduate credit in the school district where I teach.”Mary Liu teaches Biology, Anatomy and Physiology in a Boston suburb. She took PH207x (Health in Numbers: Quantitative Methods in Clinical and Public Health Research, from HarvardX, taught by Professors Earl Francis Cook and Marcello Pagano, fall 2012) and received a certificate of mastery after passing the course. But that...

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Milan, Italy Francesca Graziano lives in Milan, Italy and is a master’s student in Biostatistics in the University of Milan-Bicocca. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology. She took PH207x (Health in Numbers: Quantitative Methods in Clinical and Public Health Research, from HarvardX, taught by Professors Earl Francis Cook and Marcello Pagano, fall 2012). “My course in edX was very interesting. I have studied these...

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Bangalore, India I am a 25-year-old living in Bangalore, India with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication. I was part of the pilot 6.002x course Circuits & Electronics, in the Spring 2012, taught by Anant Agarwal. I heard of that through posts on various online blogs (I remember seeing one on TechCrunch). During 6.002x I got to know more about edX. I loved the...

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Vancouver, B.C., Canada I am working my way through the edX curriculum. I’m very motivated, and believe my certificate has impressed more than one soul. From working in manufacturing, I am now a service engineer working for a great company. My 6.002x Circuits & ElectronicsedX certificate was the key to the job promotion that changed my life. I took 6.002, taught by edX President and MIT...

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New Delhi I live in New Delhi, India and I’m in the 10th grade and I’m 15. Since I was 12, I have been making little circuits of my own and I taught myself how to solder and began making more complicated 
things like music amplifiers and tinkering around with ICs. Thing is, I liked making all this, but I didn’t know how they actually...

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