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The World View

April 22, 2018 - 8:02am
Ethiopian universities now award more than 500 Ph.D.s every year, up from a low of 21 in 2010-11, but with disappointing results.
April 15, 2018 - 5:37pm
Private institutions enroll one in three of the world’s higher education students—by 2010 private enrollment reached 57 million.
April 9, 2018 - 4:02pm
 World-class universities must assume their role model responsibility -- the “ivory tower” could thus morph into a “beacon of hope.” 
April 1, 2018 - 8:25am
While the introduction of a new processes is one step forward toward a more accountable institutional system, its effectiveness depends on parallel reforms in the governance structure.
March 28, 2018 - 8:50pm
Simply assembling diversity on campus — racial, international, socio-economic, cultural, generational, etc.— accomplishes little.
March 19, 2018 - 2:46pm
A great barrier lies in the ideology and traditions that govern every aspect of the Korean society, including higher education.
March 13, 2018 - 9:07am
In the past three years, the system has had to absorb an additional 30,000 to 40,000 students every year.
March 5, 2018 - 4:42pm
The global refugee crisis is complex and requires concerted political, economic, social, and legal action in order to be addressed effectively.
February 25, 2018 - 12:55pm
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to subsidize “all motivated and able Japanese youth who wish to study abroad.” 
February 17, 2018 - 11:37am
The President of Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences, Borys Paton, will turn 100 this year.  He is perhaps the oldest chief of a national academy in the world. 



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