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Aug 05, 2015
Since Australian universities won the right to enroll any students they deemed qualified, the proportion of students failing out has spiked, especially from online programs.

Booklets

"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

The World View
August 4, 2015 - 7:01pm

The idea of rankings should be banished from the continent’s higher education conversation that should, instead, focus on fortifying this fast growing sector.

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.

Archive

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.

May 15, 2015

Faculty members in Iraq describe the fears, humiliations and violence they face.

May 11, 2015

Project in Malta is led by Jordanian company. Proponents say DePaul is playing a key role, but a university statement says it won't be awarding degrees.

May 7, 2015

OECD prepares for major project to measure effectiveness of universities in the classroom.

May 4, 2015

Australia considers whether the quest for tuition revenue from abroad is eroding standards.

April 23, 2015

European Union's new research commissioner tries to sell his agenda.

April 16, 2015

Researchers protest effort to limit funding to projects that reflect business priorities -- and charge that basic science is being abandoned.

 

April 14, 2015

An internal task force offers extensive recommendations for improving Webster University's campus in Thailand.

April 10, 2015

At Webster University’s branch campus, serious concerns have been raised by faculty and others over several years about academics, student health and safety, academic freedom, and an allegedly autocratic administration. 

April 9, 2015

Paris-Saclay’s president discusses why 19 French institutions are stronger as one.

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