Amal Clooney Is Helping Lebanese Girls Get An Education

The Huffington Post – Willa Frej “International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney wants to increase educational opportunities for fellow Lebanese women. She has partnered with 100 Lives, an organization seeking to educate people on the Armenian genocide, to...

The Importance of an International Education for All Students

U.S. Dept. of Education – Mohamed Abdel-Kader “This week is International Education Week — a time when educators, administrators, students, and parents recognize and celebrate the importance of world language learning; study abroad; and an appreciation of...

Extreme Study Abroad: The World Is Their Campus

The New York Times – Claire Cain Miller “As educators question what college should look like in the 21st century, one answer is: global. And to higher education trailblazers, that means more than junior year abroad or overseas internships…Consider...

A Global Community’s College

The New York Times – Manny Fernandez “As globalization has made the world smaller, two­ year colleges have, in a sense, gotten bigger. Often regarded as the minor leagues of higher education and as bastions of locally drawn students, community colleges now...

US losing its dominance in global higher education market

The Conversation – Jason Lane “The increasing number of students pursuing their college years in a foreign country is symptomatic of two important trends. First, it reflects a rapidly changing world economy, where it is not only the workforce opportunities...

Embrace the world

News Herald – Juliann Talkington The widespread use of computers and the Internet means we interact with people from around the world on a regular basis. Foreign nationals now design and produce many of the products we use. Many jobs that were handled almost...