Accreditation is a puzzling term to many, but it can have a critical, lifelong affect on the choices students seeking a higher education make.
The department is protesting the Emirates’ denial of visas for two professors and calling on NYU’s president to lobby the U.A.E.’s government to change its visa policies.
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has supported centers at some of the world’s best-known universities. Now he is under house arrest.
To fully embrace a global approach, universities must include the education of refugees and displaced people, says the managing editor of Al-Fanar Media.
A court has sentenced economist and human rights advocate, Nasser Bin Ghaith, to ten years in jail over his Tweets. The “bubble universities” are quiet.
Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.
Iran is expanding its higher-education connections internationally, although it faces reticence in the Arab world.
Ms. Johnson has led NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the largest professional association dedicated to international educators, for 18 years. She retires at the end of 2016.
A Tunisian writer has a fresh perspective on the British Council’s annual Going Global conference, held this year in South Africa.