March 13, 2017
International students worth more than £25bn to UK economy
Spending by international students generated £25.8bn in gross output for the UK’s economy in 2014/15, new research from Universities UK has shown. Universities, meanwhile, earned £13.1bn […]
March 13, 2017
What’s Worse Than Waiting to Hear From Colleges? Getting Interrogated About It – WSJ
As anxious high-school seniors await admissions letters, they face a barrage of questions from adults, forcing them to employ avoidance strategies; ‘How did you do on […]
March 13, 2017
Dear International Students: This is Not Normal | GradHacker
Dear international students,   A couple of months ago, I wrote a post on how to negotiate being an international student caught between nations. Back then, […]
March 13, 2017
US: Trump’s revised travel ban threatens to ‘adversely impact’ HE
President Trump has today signed a new executive order banning citizens of six countries from travelling to the US for 90 days. His secretary of homeland security […]
February 1, 2017
Trump Is Undermining Higher Education as a Global Enterprise – The Chronicle of Higher Education
There are many reasons to be outraged at President Trump’s recent executive order temporarily suspending refugee arrivals and barring individuals from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, […]
February 1, 2017
US educators rush to reassure students, faculty in wake of immigration ban
Education institutions in the US have rushed to reassure international students and faculty after the president signed an executive order banning entry of all refugees for […]
February 1, 2017
Trump’s Next Immigration Move to Hit Closer to Home for Tech – Bloomberg
  President Donald Trump’s clash with Silicon Valley over immigration is about to become even more contentious. After the new president banned refugees and travelers from […]
February 1, 2017
In protest of Trump entry ban, some scholars are boycotting U.S.-based conferences
The new target of the academic boycott movement is the United States. More than 3,000 academics from around the world have signed on to a call […]
February 1, 2017
Full Executive Order Text: Trump’s Action Limiting Refugees Into the U.S. – The New York Times
President Trump signed an executive order on Friday titled “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States.” Following is the language of that […]
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