Jan 22, 2020
The student was bound for study at Northeastern University but was sent back after arriving in Boston. He's the latest in what experts say has been a troubling number of cases of Iranians being turned back despite having valid student visas.


November 2, 2009
Professor at Columbia College loses institution's support for her conference and could lose her tenure too.
September 15, 2009
Haleh Esfandiari’s imprisonment in Iran stirred concerns among scholars, and her story shows a government deeply suspicious of academe.
June 23, 2009
Students are among those protesting. Amid all the tumult over disputed election, a goal for U.S. higher education is to maintain at least the limited exchanges that now exist.
April 14, 2009
Oppression of scholars extends across a range of countries, fueled not only by politics but also by general anti-intellectualism, a new report says.
October 24, 2008
Northridge graduate student is detained -- latest in a series of incidents involving American scholars or those trying to teach in the United States.


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