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University of Kentucky Sports Scholar Finds Perfect Balance

University of Kentucky Sports Scholar Finds Perfect Balance

by Catherine Morris | April 10, 2017
Paul Sime knew early on that he had big aspirations. He has excelled both athletically and acad [...] Read more
Hungary’s President Signs Bill Aimed at Soros-founded School

Hungary’s President Signs Bill Aimed at Soros-founded School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press |
BUDAPEST, Hungary — Hungary’s president on Monday signed amendments to the country’s high [...] Read more
Colleges, Universities Officially Cite Potential Harm of Travel Ban

Colleges, Universities Officially Cite Potential Harm of Travel Ban

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 9, 2017
With the second travel ban issued by President Donald J. Trump being held in abeyance, colleges [...] Read more
Egypt Professor Faces Possible Dismissal Over Dancing Video

Egypt Professor Faces Possible Dismissal Over Dancing Video

by Menna Zaki, Associated Press | April 6, 2017
CAIRO — An Egyptian professor could face dismissal over a video posted on Facebook showing he [...] Read more
Guillermo: Halted or Not, Travel Ban Already Impacting Higher Ed

Guillermo: Halted or Not, Travel Ban Already Impacting Higher Ed

by Emil Guillermo | April 2, 2017
Even while both of Donald Trump’s executive orders banning travel from six Muslim-majority na [...] Read more
Scholars Urge China to Let Academic Return to Australia

Scholars Urge China to Let Academic Return to Australia

by Louise Watt, Associated Press | March 30, 2017
BEIJING — Dozens of scholars in Australia, the U.S., Britain and Hong Kong are urging Beijing [...] Read more
Hungary: Soros-founded University Vows Resistance to New Law

Hungary: Soros-founded University Vows Resistance to New Law

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | March 29, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The rector of Central European University said Wednesday that the institu [...] Read more
China Blocks Outspoken Academic from Returning to Australia

China Blocks Outspoken Academic from Returning to Australia

by Associated Press | March 26, 2017
BEIJING — The lawyer for a professor at an Australian university says the academic has been p [...] Read more
Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

Napolitano to Send ‘Strong’ Message on Mexico Trip

by Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press | March 23, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — University of California President Janet Napolitano is crossing the border ne [...] Read more
Cuba Offers Colombia 1,000 Medical School Scholarships

Cuba Offers Colombia 1,000 Medical School Scholarships

by Associated Press | March 16, 2017
HAVANA — Cuba is offering Colombia 1,000 medical school scholarships to support a peace accor [...] Read more
700 Michigan State University Workers Won’t Help Immigration Agents

700 Michigan State University Workers Won’t Help Immigration Agents

by Associated Press | March 15, 2017
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Roughly 700 Michigan State University employees have signed a statement [...] Read more

Experts: Trump’s New Travel Ban a Blow to International Study

by Reginald Stuart | March 6, 2017
President Trump’s issuance of a revised executive order placing tight restrictions on the ent [...] Read more
Arkansas State University Revises Mexican Campus Contract

Arkansas State University Revises Mexican Campus Contract

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas State University is finalizing plans to open a campus in Mexico. [...] Read more
College Board to Boost SAT Security Globally

College Board to Boost SAT Security Globally

by Joe Mandak, Associated Press | February 22, 2017
PITTSBURGH — The firm that oversees registrations for the SAT college entrance exam is boosti [...] Read more
Iranian Researcher Blocked from Entering U.S. Sues Trump

Iranian Researcher Blocked from Entering U.S. Sues Trump

by Associated Press | February 2, 2017
BOSTON — An Iranian scientist heading to Boston to take a job at a Harvard Medical School lab [...] Read more