U.S. Campuses Abroad

Political activism looks different at U.S. branch campuses than at main campuses

Smart Title: 

At U.S. branch campuses, protests often aren’t possible. What opportunities are there for political or social action?

Shift from branch campuses reflects changes in educational delivery and demand

Smart Title: 

Shift from local to far-flung branch campuses in some parts of the country reflects changes in educational delivery and demand.

North Dakota and New York stories raise questions about ensuring international quality

Smart Title: 

Stories about colleges in New York and North Dakota highlight the lack of independent authority overseeing the quality of universities’ efforts abroad.

Report finds countries hosting universities from other countries lack basic information about operations

Smart Title: 

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

Survey of European universities finds end to boom in branch campuses

Smart Title: 

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

Investigation finds major gaps in protections for workers who built NYU's Abu Dhabi campus

Smart Title: 

An investigative report found that about a third of the workers who constructed New York University’s Abu Dhabi campus were not covered under publicly articulated labor protections.

A site review committee offers extensive recommendations for improving Webster U.'s campus in Thailand

Smart Title: 

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

NYU professor is denied entry to the UAE, where the university has a campus

Smart Title: 

After N.Y.U. professor working on migrant labor issues is barred from entering the United Arab Emirates, questions emerge about implications for faculty at the university's branch campus there.

 

Is the international branch campus phenomenon just a fad?

Smart Title: 

Analysis of international branch campuses suggests that the trend isn't going away, but won't work for all institutions.

Report encourages cautious, patient universities to expand to India

Section: 
Smart Title: 

Report notes unpredictability of the higher education landscape in the South Asian country, but cites significant opportunity for universities that take a "long view" in expanding there.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - U.S. Campuses Abroad
Back to Top