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George Mason moves ahead with a South Korea campus

After withdrawing from the Gulf, George Mason plans to branch out once more -- participating in a South Korean university's effort to attract numerous foreign campuses.

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Inside a North Korean university

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An Australian graduate student writes about what it’s like to be one of the country’s few foreign students.

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Study: Higher education is not an equalizer in Korea

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Study finds that, in South Korea, the wealthy are much more likely than the poor to enroll in a top university.

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South Korean leaders continue to meddle in university leadership choices, critics say

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Academics worry about turnover of university leaders following a new government.

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American ban on travel to North Korea could kill Western-style university there

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U.S. ban on travel to the country could kill the institution.

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Interview with president of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

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An interview with the president of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

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Foreign academics report difficulties working at leading South Korean university

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Western scholars recruited to a top university report feeling their careers are limited, and they leave after a few years.

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Study finds impact of pre-tenure status on publication rates at Korean universities

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In South Korea, publication rates change with tenure, study finds.

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Transition to Bilingualism

New Fairleigh Dickinson U. program doesn't require Korean students to excel in ESL before earning credits toward their degrees.

English Growth -- and Backlash -- in Korea

As use of language becomes more popular and more required, some fear cultural homogenization.

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