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Internationalization

Accreditation Internationalization Quality Control

A Student’s Primer on Accreditation

Sarah Wachter | 09 Jan 2018

Accreditation is a puzzling term to many, but it can have a critical, lifelong affect on the choices students seeking a higher education make.

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NYU Department Cuts Ties With Abu Dhabi Campus

Eric J. Lyman | 12 Nov 2017

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.

Internationalization Politics

Arrested Saudi Prince Has Been a Major Academic Donor

Eric J. Lyman | 06 Nov 2017

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has supported centers at some of the world’s best-known universities. Now he is under house arrest.

Internationalization Refugees Study Abroad

What International Higher Education is Missing: Refugees

Rasha Faek | 01 May 2017

To fully embrace a global approach, universities must include the education of refugees and displaced people, says the managing editor of Al-Fanar Media.

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UAE Jails Economist: The Silence is Deafening

Ursula Lindsey | 05 Apr 2017

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.

Internationalization Politics

Ambitious But Secretive Arab Education Provider: Iran

Wagdy Sawahel | 21 Mar 2017

Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.

Internationalization Politics Students Study Abroad

The End of Sanctions Opens Iran’s Academic Gates

Rasha Faek | 26 Aug 2016

Iran is expanding its higher-education connections internationally, although it faces reticence in the Arab world.

Internationalization Profiles

A Conversation with Marlene Johnson, the CEO of NAFSA

Rasha Faek | 07 Jun 2016

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.

Internationalization

An International Conference Through a Tunisian Writer’s Eyes

Ibtissem Jamel | 05 Jun 2016

A Tunisian writer has a fresh perspective on the British Council’s annual Going Global conference, held this year in South Africa.

Internationalization Study Abroad

An African Perspective on Arab Universities

David Wheeler | 23 May 2016

A Cape Town conference generates a different form of introspection for education leaders.




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