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Morgan State Establishes Student Exchange Program With Chinese University

Morgan State University is establishing a student exchange program with Hubei University in China.

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U of Southern California Hopes Slayings Won't Hurt Foreign Enrollment

For the last decade, USC has enrolled the largest number of international students of any college in the country: 8,615 last year.

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U of Wisconsin System Schools Pay Agencies For International Students

Seven University of Wisconsin System campuses pay foreign agencies to help them recruit international students, sometimes spending more than $1,000 per student, according to a State Journal survey of the 13 four-year campuses and the System's two-year colleges.

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American Universities Infected by Foreign Spies

Hearkening back to Cold War anxieties, growing signs of spying on U.S. universities are alarming national security officials.

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UW-Madison Office In China Still On Track For Mid-June Opening

Plans to open a UW-Madison office in China by mid-June are on track, university officials say.

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Faculty Gives Yale a Dose of Dissent Over Singapore

Yale announced a year ago that it was creating the “first new college to bear the Yale name in 300 years” at the National University of Singapore, and last week, after reviewing 2,500 applications, it sent out the first handful of faculty job offers for Yale-N.U.S. College.

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Tulane To Help Iraqi University Develop A School Of Public Health

Tulane University officials signed an agreement Wednesday to help leaders at an Iraqi university develop what will be that country's only school of public health. There is no schedule yet for completing the school at the University of Wasit in Al Kut City, said Dr. Pierre Buekens, dean of Tulane's School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

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Sallie Mae and peerTransfer Partner to Make International Tuition Payments Easier For Schools and Students

Sallie Mae, the nation’s No. 1 financial services company specializing in education, today announced the availability of a new solution for schools to process international wire payments more efficiently.

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Colleges In Region Say Problems At Dickinson State U 'Rare'

Officials who work with international students at universities in the Grand Forks region say several safeguards, well-known in the industry, would have prevented the scandal that rocked Dickinson (N.D.) State University earlier this month.

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In Albania, Can a U.S. Diploma Deliver?

Rising above the dingy back streets of the Albanian capital, the silhouette, instantly recognizable, shines out like a promise: the Statue of Liberty, symbol of America, land of opportunity — and also the logo of the University of New York, Tirana (U.N.Y.T.), where students pay more than $32,500 for what a sign in the lobby describes as “the only real European and American education” in the country.

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