International numbers up 7 percent, but reported increase is fueled largely by big gains in non-degree and training programs, and more accurate counting. Study abroad keeps growing.
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November 17, 2008
November 12, 2008
Faculty members describe different approaches to incorporating sustainability into their classes, in some very different disciplines.
November 11, 2008
Presidents Climate Commitment releases protocol on offsets at conference on sustainability in higher ed, where assessment and measurement are, not surprisingly, big buzzwords.
November 10, 2008
Survey of graduate schools finds that international student population is still increasing, but not as rapidly.
November 7, 2008
Panelists discuss opportunities and pitfalls of partnerships and other endeavors abroad at TIAA-CREF conference.
November 6, 2008
Consortium of research universities considers steps to support cross-departmental research by making changes at faculty and administrative levels.
November 5, 2008
With many on campuses flocking to the polls, some were frustrated by long lines and other voting obstacles.
November 4, 2008
Provider settles with U.S. in a dispute over academic travel in Cuba. But because of stricter regulations (which this case predates), academic exchange remains limited.
November 3, 2008
Academic leaders discuss Middle Eastern branch campuses, restrictions on so-called "sensitive" research, and other topics related to academic freedom -- including confusion about the term.
October 31, 2008
Conference explores the state of free inquiry at "universities in dangerous times."