Loss of federal funding for highly regarded program has one scholar asking, “What’s our strategy here?”
International Higher Education
The MasterCard Foundation’s scholarship program funds high school and higher education for thousands of students from Africa.
Report from Scholars at Risk analyzes more than 150 instances of attacks on higher education, including campus attacks, targeted killings, prosecutions and violence against student protestors.
U.S. Government Accountability Office examines American universities’ policies and practices on academic and other freedoms for their educational programs in China.
Kidnapping of two faculty members at the American University of Afghanistan renews attention on the risks confronting universities in conflict zones.
Author asks why some countries are better than others at science and technology.
U of Cape Town rescinds speaking invitation to Danish publisher of cartoons of Muhammad, citing security concerns and risk of polarization. Polarization ensues.
Following the Brexit vote, many anticipate a drop in the number of E.U. students at U.K. universities. Could American institutions attract some of them?
Decision to leave E.U. reflects divisions in nation but goes against wishes of university leaders and many professors.
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