Key figures in the education community have condemned the US Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the implementation of the travel ban, saying it will “undoubtedly” continue the downturn in international student enrolment.
From June 11, certain Chinese students in the US may have their student visa limited to one year in duration if they are studying in "sensitive" fields such as robotics, aviation and high-tech manufacturing.
Almost 1.5 million international graduates obtained authorisation to remain and work in the US through the Optional Practical Training program between 2004 and 2016, with nearly three-quarters coming from Asia, a new report has revealed.
US higher ed should grasp opportunities to rethink internationalisation, which means not sanitising study abroad and ensuring authentic connections overseas and at home. So said Leymah Gbowee, Nobel peace prize winner, to AIEA delegates.
Is college an outdated term? So said Michael Crow, renowned president of Arizona State University, who spoke to 40 US state governors at the weekend and told them how imperative it is that higher educate transforms and innovates.