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U.S. Colleges Look Outside China for New Foreign Students

U.S. Colleges Look Outside China for New Foreign Students

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press | November 14, 2016
BOSTON —As a surge of students from China begins to level off, many U.S. colleges are expandi [...] Read more

Passion Pushes Princess Williams to Guide Urban Youth

by Jamal Eric Watson | November 6, 2016
Kindergarten teacher Princess Williams received the Outstanding Urban Teacher Award at the Inte [...] Read more
Case of Professor Accused of Genocide Ends with Deportation

Case of Professor Accused of Genocide Ends with Deportation

by Tim Prudente, The Baltimore Sun |
BALTIMORE ― Uncertainty surrounds the status of professor Leopold Munyakazi, who briefly taug [...] Read more

Scholar: Urban Education Issues Not Confined to U.S.

by Jamal Eric Watson | November 3, 2016
The issues and challenges that impact urban education aren’t particular to the United States, [...] Read more
South African Police Use Stun Grenades on Student Protesters

South African Police Use Stun Grenades on Student Protesters

by Associated Press | October 26, 2016
CAPE TOWN, South Africa ― South African police have used stun grenades to disperse student pr [...] Read more

New Online Program Matches Freshmen With Study Abroad Opportunities

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 25, 2016
In an effort to get more students to think sooner than later about studying abroad, a new pilot [...] Read more
South Africa’s Universities Described as Inefficient

South Africa’s Universities Described as Inefficient

by Associated Press |
JOHANNESBURG ― A South African official is describing the country’s protest-hit universitie [...] Read more

Strategic Partnerships Opening Doors to Study Abroad for Disadvantaged

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 24, 2016
In order to increase and diversify the number of American students who study abroad, K-12 educa [...] Read more
South African Student Leader Injured in Protest

South African Student Leader Injured in Protest

by Associated Press | October 20, 2016
JOHANNESBURG ― The student council at a leading South African university says a student leade [...] Read more
San Francisco State University Slams Posters Attacking Professor

San Francisco State University Slams Posters Attacking Professor

by Associated Press | October 18, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO ― San Francisco State University officials are condemning posters accusing a pr [...] Read more
South African Police Arrest Student Protest Leader

South African Police Arrest Student Protest Leader

by Christopher Torchia, Associated Press | October 16, 2016
JOHANNESBURG ― South African police raided a university student residence in Johannesburg ear [...] Read more
South African Campus Hit by Second Day of Student Unrest

South African Campus Hit by Second Day of Student Unrest

by Christopher Torchia, Associated Press | October 11, 2016
JOHANNESBURG ― South African riot police fought stone-throwing students for a second consecut [...] Read more

Rodriguez: Nightmare Looms for an Original DREAMER

by Roberto Rodriguez | October 10, 2016
This is the story of Lizbeth Mateo, a young, bright Indigenous woman from Oaxaca, Mexico, and a [...] Read more
Protests Hamper South African University’s Effort to Reopen

Protests Hamper South African University’s Effort to Reopen

by Associated Press |
JOHANNESBURG ― Tear gas and water cannon were fired as hundreds of students protested at a to [...] Read more

The Rise of Global Hispanics

by Fernando León García | October 5, 2016
A new generation of global Hispanic professionals is rising, ready to navigate the world and st [...] Read more