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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.

 

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

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A new campus environment.

 

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Politics exacerbate India’s higher education dilemmas at almost every level of development.

Archive

June 27, 2007
As European higher education internationalizes, master's programs taught in English proliferate.
June 11, 2007

It was all busyness and business as usual at Bardoli Global’s Houston headquarters Tuesday when the small staff of four stopped – albeit for but a second. “You’re in a frenzy doing something all the time but we looked up and said, ‘You realize, some of our kids are gone?’” recalls Anthony Jewett, executive director and CEO of the organization. “We’ve done it.”

June 4, 2007
Educators consider the impact of the process to "harmonize" European higher education on graduate schools here and abroad.
March 22, 2007
Analysis of visa trends suggests that renewed optimism about flow of international talent to U.S. may have been premature.
March 16, 2007
Russian-American Christian University shows both the promise and challenge of foreign expansion.
March 1, 2007
U. of Minnesota student in Tanzania accuses institution of not responding appropriately when she alerted officials to harassment.
February 15, 2007
More universities open degree-granting branches in other countries, and U.S. is not the only player in the game, study finds.
November 6, 2006

In the early 1990s, the then-presidents of Oberlin College and Stanford University floated the idea that the standard time for an undergraduate degree might be better at three years instead of four. The idea went nowhere -- at least in the United States.

October 16, 2006
MIT plan would broaden science requirements, encourage study abroad and curb AP credit -- moves that could be influential nationally.
July 27, 2006
Johns Hopkins program, seen as pathbreaker for global graduate education, to close -- amid acrimony from former partners.

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