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Jul 24, 2014
With conflict in Gaza ongoing, some universities with study abroad programs in Israel suspend programs while others stay the course.

Booklets

"Globalization in Higher Education" is a free compilation of articles -- in print-on-demand format -- about long-term trends in the recruitment of foreign students, study abroad, internationalization of the curriculum, online education and more. The articles aren't breaking news -- they contain analysis and context about long-term trends and some of the strategies colleges are embracing. Download the booklet here.

This booklet is part of a series of such compilations that Inside Higher Ed is publishing on a range of topics.

On Tuesday, April 15 at 2 p.m. Eastern, Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman conducted a free webinar to talk about the issues raised in the booklet's articles. To view the webinar, please click here.

This booklet was made possible in part by the advertising support of Academic Partnerships.

 

Blogs

University of Venus
July 28, 2014 - 9:07pm

Learning with and from college administrators.

 

The World View
July 27, 2014 - 8:02pm

The inflow of research funding to India from foreign sources has risen in the recent years and partnering between institutions has become a highly lucrative business in some disciplines.

University of Venus
July 23, 2014 - 7:30pm

Returning to the water.

Archive

April 30, 2014

The continuing growth of pathway programs for international students reflects trends toward for-profit/nonprofit partnerships and raises questions about readiness and rigor.

April 29, 2014

A faculty petition at the University of Chicago calls for the institution to terminate its contract for a Chinese-government funded center of research and language teaching.

 

 

 

April 24, 2014

Princess asks whether the university is too focused on attracting international students.

April 22, 2014

Report says letting government funds flow to for-profit higher education providers will strengthen production of sub-baccalaurate credentials.

April 17, 2014

Noted Irish institution -- considered to have a strong reputation -- faces opposition over a rebranding idea.

April 14, 2014

Experts in area and language studies discuss how to meet rising student demand when federal budget cuts, vanishing tenure-track positions, and lack of commitment to specialized librarians are hurting their fields.

April 10, 2014

Under new government, universities try to leave Soviet-era policies behind.

April 10, 2014

Protests in many countries are a reminder of the importance of understanding the political movements that emerge from campuses, write Philip G. Altbach and Manja Klemenčič.

April 9, 2014

New research sheds light on Chinese undergraduate students' challenges in the classroom and the ways in which they respond to and adapt to those challenges.

April 3, 2014

At this international program, there are no apologies for a high price tag.

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