Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 7:44pm
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.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/05/2012 - 5:51pm
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.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 6:06pm
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.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 6:57pm
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.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 8:59pm
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.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 02/12/2012 - 10:31pm
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.