September 16, 2019
Is International Student Drop Trump’s Fault? Only Partially
Last year’s 6.6 percent drop in enrollment of international students at American colleges is due to more than just apprehensions toward President Trump, a new study by EducationNext asserts. […]
August 25, 2019
Global economic impact of international students estimated at $300 billion
International students pursuing tertiary education had an estimated global economic impact of $300 billion in 2016, new figures from StudyPortals have revealed. However, the confluence of higher […]
August 25, 2019
First in Saudi Arabia: Spokeswoman for Ministry of education – Saudi Gazette
First in Saudi Arabia: Spokeswoman for Ministry of education
RIYADH — Minister of Education Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh has issued an order appointing Ibtisam Al-Shehri as the spokesperson for public education in Saudi Arabia. Al-Shehri, who has […]
August 20, 2019
Foreign nationals whose visas were canceled for enrolling in sham college win right to sue
Their immigration statuses were canceled for enrolling in a fake college that the government set up to nab alleged visa fraudsters. Now they’ve won the right to challenge the […]
August 20, 2019
International Students Report Worries About Gun Violence
A quarter of international students attending U.S. colleges report worrying about gun violence at their institution, while 37 percent say they worry about gun violence in the […]
August 20, 2019
Moody’s Maintains Negative Outlook for Higher Ed
The higher education sector will be stabilized for the next 12 months by state funding and investment returns, even as hypercompetition and an intense focus on […]
August 11, 2019
Czech Republic sees surge in popularity among Erasmus students
The number of international students – including Erasmus+ participants –  in the  Czech Republic has skyrocketed over the last two decades as more and more students flock to the […]
August 11, 2019
Saudi Arabia Says Women Can Travel Without Male Guardians
Saudi Arabia announced on Friday that it would allow adult women to obtain passports, travel and work without securing the permission of a male relative, dealing […]
August 11, 2019
Saudi Activists Pushed for New Reforms, But Remain in Prison
Grassroots women’s rights campaigns in Saudi Arabia helped advance sweeping reforms to the so-called guardianship system, regional experts say, even as prominent activists who have campaigned […]
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