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March 21, 2017 - 2:13pm
I can imagine the chorus of individuals who will insist that it is not the responsibility of the university to teach civility or to prepare students to live in diverse societies.
March 14, 2017 - 3:25am
Studying another language increases the effectiveness of cross-cultural communication, not only in knowing words, but in developing a deeper understanding of culture.
March 5, 2017 - 4:42pm
Targeted free tuition makes lots of sense, but it really does need to be targeted.
February 26, 2017 - 10:00am
Higher education in emerging and developing countries struggles between past colonial influences and current challenges as the sector defines its social role in an increasingly competitive environment.
February 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
To provide centrally organized, cohesive measures to the refugee crisis regarding entrance to higher education, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research supplied 100 million Euro for higher education programs for refugees for 2016-19
February 5, 2017 - 5:38am
Ukraine state security officers arrested a law professor for the systematic extortion of bribes from students in exchange for good grades on examinations. During the search, the officers shook bank notes from the volume containing the criminal code.
January 18, 2017 - 6:11pm
It seems clear that continuing, large-scale migration to Germany has created multiple challenges for educational institutions.
January 8, 2017 - 5:10pm
Military governments in Thailand have a history of repressing academic freedom and the general freedom of expression.
January 2, 2017 - 5:10pm
The current bill is a step backward for Chilean higher education. It is urgent for it to be significantly improved.
December 20, 2016 - 6:53pm
In today’s highly competitive academic labor market human resource policies and the ability to attract highly mobile, talented faculty are key ingredients of success for universities and economies worldwide.



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