Value v. Meaning
April 23, 2013
Australian government announces plan to turn "start up" grants for textbooks and other costs into loans, which critics deride as a slippery slope that will hurt needy students.
April 19, 2013
As economic growth slows down, foreign universities aren't leaving, but some are thinking in different ways about their offerings.
April 18, 2013
Kerry says Japanese students are deterred by fears of gun violence. Chinese and Saudi Arabian students are among victims of Boston bombings. Does growth in international student population come despite concerns on safety?
April 15, 2013
New report offers recommendations for forming partnerships with universities in rapidly changing country.
April 12, 2013
In Washington state, legislators propose a 20 percent surcharge on international student tuition. The universities worry that students will stop coming.
April 11, 2013
Report finds that minority scholars continue to face bias.
April 9, 2013
At annual gathering of study abroad administrators, speakers describe a need for programs guided by more clearly defined learning outcomes.
April 8, 2013
President of Irish university asks all academic employees to recruit peers from other institutions to join peer review survey that is key part of QS rankings.
April 8, 2013
Report finds only marginal increase in applications from outside the U.S. to graduate schools. China -- source of large increases in recent years -- shows decline.