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University of Puerto Rico Reopening as Students End Protest

University of Puerto Rico Reopening as Students End Protest

by Catherine Morris | June 6, 2017
After more than 50 days of a sustained strike that suspended campus activities altogether, stud [...] Read more
University of Wisconsin Sees More International Student Interest

University of Wisconsin Sees More International Student Interest

by Associated Press | June 4, 2017
MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Madison is receiving more applications from internati [...] Read more
Daughter of Woman Central to South Korea Scandal Returns to Seoul

Daughter of Woman Central to South Korea Scandal Returns to Seoul

by Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press | May 31, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea — She is probably the most loathed 20-year-old in South Korea, the privile [...] Read more
Hungary Seeks Talks with New York State on Soros School

Hungary Seeks Talks with New York State on Soros School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | May 30, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government said Tuesday it was seeking to engage with New Y [...] Read more
Hungary Sees No Reason to Change Law Affecting Soros School

Hungary Sees No Reason to Change Law Affecting Soros School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | May 25, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — Hungary’s government said Thursday it sees no reason to alter the recen [...] Read more
New York Governor Offers Talks with Hungary on Soros School

New York Governor Offers Talks with Hungary on Soros School

by Associated Press | May 24, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday he is ready for talks with Hung [...] Read more
U.S. Renews Call for Hungary to Engage with Besieged University

U.S. Renews Call for Hungary to Engage with Besieged University

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | May 23, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government should “engage directly” with a university f [...] Read more
Israeli University Department Criticized for Nixing Anthem

Israeli University Department Criticized for Nixing Anthem

by Ilan Benzion, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
JERUSALEM  — An Israeli university department’s decision not to play the national anthem a [...] Read more
Title IV Funds Withheld from 5 Campuses in Puerto Rico During Strike

Title IV Funds Withheld from 5 Campuses in Puerto Rico During Strike

by Catherine Morris | May 17, 2017
Adding to the University of Puerto Rico’s financial woes, the Department of Education has res [...] Read more
Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

by Catherine Morris | May 10, 2017
Puerto Rico’s fiscal control board is proposing to cut the university system’s budget by ne [...] Read more
Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

by Ashok Sharma, Associated Press | May 7, 2017
NEW DELHI — India’s top court on Friday upheld the death sentences of four men who were con [...] Read more
Hungary Still Defiant on U.S. University after Brussels Summit

Hungary Still Defiant on U.S. University after Brussels Summit

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 30, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government remained defiant Saturday over the possible clos [...] Read more
Saudi Council Rejects Proposal for Female Sports Colleges

Saudi Council Rejects Proposal for Female Sports Colleges

by Aya Batrawy, Associated Press | April 26, 2017
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A proposal to establish sports education colleges for Saudi wom [...] Read more
Hungary Premier Dismisses University Fear as EU Takes Action

Hungary Premier Dismisses University Fear as EU Takes Action

by Lorne Cook and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press |
BRUSSELS — Hungary’s prime minister on Wednesday dismissed concerns about his country’s n [...] Read more
Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

by Lorne Cook, Associated Press | April 25, 2017
BRUSSELS — The head of a Hungary-based university founded by billionaire philanthropist Georg [...] Read more