Study abroad

Foreign enrollments booming, Australia sees competitive edge

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Number of enrolled international students rises 10 percent, and government officials say policy changes position the country well against competitors in Europe and North America.

At international education conference, speakers ask whether expectations for study abroad are high enough

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At a conference for international education administrators, sessions focus on whether universities are setting high enough expectations for students when they study abroad. 

U.S.-Cuba announcement will have implications for higher ed

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Obama's announcement on resumption of diplomatic relations also broadens the kinds of educational travel that may now be possible.

Higher ed groups caution court decision could discourage study abroad

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Several higher education organizations say a court decision in a negligence case stemming from a prep school study abroad case places too heavy a burden on schools and colleges to account for risks.

Universities with study abroad programs in Israel weigh the risks

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With conflict in Gaza ongoing, some universities with study abroad programs in Israel suspend programs while others stay the course.

Study Abroad Programs Evacuate from Ukraine

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Two study abroad programs evacuate amid intensifying tensions in the Crimea.

New initiative aims to double the number of Americans studying abroad

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More than 150 universities sign on to initiative to double the number of Americans who study abroad. The main barriers involve cost, curriculum and culture.

Universities create programs so STEM majors earn 2nd degree in a foreign language

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At gathering of senior international educators, presenters discuss programs in which students double-major in STEM fields and a foreign language.

The study abroad provider Living Routes to close after losing its affiliation with UMass Amherst

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The study abroad provider Living Routes will close its doors after the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, citing health and safety concerns, suspends its affiliation agreement with the organization.

A look at St. Lawrence University's study abroad program in Kenya

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St. Lawrence University's longstanding program in Kenya provides a model of what study abroad can look like when it's seen as a two-way street and when it is deeply embedded in a campus culture.

 

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