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Jul 23, 2015
Two job ads for Kean U's campus in China state preference for Chinese Communist Party members, while the standard employment application requests information regarding political affiliation and personal details that are generally illegal to ask for under U.S. antidiscrimination law.

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"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, 2015 - 8:57pm

New activities.

 

The World View
July 26, 2015 - 5:08pm

Hardly any week goes by without an article on corruption in higher education.

University of Venus
July 21, 2015 - 8:42pm

A new campus environment.

 

Archive

June 1, 2015

Countries with campuses from other nations lack agreement on how to define such arrangements, track data from institutions and assure quality control, report says.

June 1, 2015

Results from a survey of community members' perceptions of international students in a rural Midwestern town suggest there's plenty of room for improvement.

May 29, 2015

15 Chinese nationals face charges of an elaborate scheme in which those showing up for standardized admissions tests were not who they said they were -- or who their passports said they were.

May 28, 2015

At international education meeting, speakers discuss ways to attract nonwhite and low-income students.

May 28, 2015

Survey of European universities finds other approaches top their internationalization agendas.

May 26, 2015

Efforts at cross-country collaboration have in some ways stalled, write Manja Klemenčič and Paul Ashwin. Could focus on teaching and learning reinvigorate the Bologna Process?

May 26, 2015

This year's British elections featured considerable discussion of higher education, and may offer some lessons for candidates for U.S. president, writes Christopher R. Marsicano.

May 21, 2015

Higher education leaders discuss prospects for change.

May 20, 2015

The University of San Francisco plans to admit students based on their scores on the Chinese university entrance exam, the gaokao, and an interview. But is that test, with its many flaws, a good tool?

May 19, 2015

The Japanese government gives $5 million each to Columbia, Georgetown and MIT for endowed professorships in contemporary Japanese politics. Gifts come as some worry about political science shifting away from area studies.

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