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Report: Anti-Semitism Rises, but Violence Against Jews Falls

Report: Anti-Semitism Rises, but Violence Against Jews Falls

by Ariel David, Associated Press | April 23, 2017
TEL AVIV, Israel — Violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second straight year in 2016, but ot [...] Read more
Pakistan Professor from Minority Ahmadi Sect Fatally Stabbed

Pakistan Professor from Minority Ahmadi Sect Fatally Stabbed

by Associated Press | April 18, 2017
LAHORE, Pakistan — Pakistani police say a university professor from the Ahmadi sect was found [...] Read more
EU Launches Probe in Hungarian Education Law

EU Launches Probe in Hungarian Education Law

by Raf Casert and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 12, 2017
BRUSSELS — The European Union executive on Wednesday openly questioned Hungary’s commitment [...] Read more
U.S. official: Hungary Should Talk with Soros-founded School

U.S. official: Hungary Should Talk with Soros-founded School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 11, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government should engage in “serious, urgent and good-fai [...] Read more
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