At gathering of senior international officers, participants discuss the dynamic state of the field.
An unaccredited California institution lacks approval by the state to operate, but is allowed to enroll international students -- some of whom say the education is seriously substandard.
Seeking to counteract rankings' intense focus on research, the country adapts a European tool that provides data on universities, warts and all.
As Australian universities get into the fund-raising game, an international financier sets the pace with a $50 million donation and encourages others to follow suit.
Students rally against government plans that leave some of them with steep tuition bills and others with requirements not to leave the country.
The International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, invests $150 million in Laureate Education, a for-profit higher ed provider.
Author of novel that criticizes universities for failing to prevent cheating himself runs an essay-writing service.
After three years of growth, the number of students seeking places in Australia's universities flattens, similar to patterns seen in the United States.
Researchers analyze citation data to document trends in scientific migration and collaboration.
A campaign to fund scholarships and fellowships for Syrian students and professors is well under way. The first grantees reflect on the situation they left behind and their hopes to help Syria rebuild.
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