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A blog from the Center for International Higher Education

November 7, 2016 - 8:35pm
In the current political climate, academic freedom is perhaps the most contested aspect of higher education.
October 24, 2016 - 7:11pm
Foreign precedent tends not to play well for the Republican half of the electorate
October 16, 2016 - 8:30pm
Rankings have progressively lost meaning, particularly in countries lacking a strong academic tradition or where academic corruption is rarely punished.
October 9, 2016 - 9:51am
How can Ukraine, with mind-boggling academic corruption, continue to claim it has international caliber higher education?
October 2, 2016 - 10:21am
In the Netherlands and elsewhere, there is a trend to move from teaching in the local language to teaching in English. This increase is not welcomed by all.
September 25, 2016 - 2:51pm
The South African higher education sector has been in paralysis for a while and now engulfed in student protests.
September 22, 2016 - 8:01pm
It is overwhelmingly evident that there is a remarkable and callous disregard for academic ethics and standards in a scramble by Canadian universities to sign up foreign students.
September 18, 2016 - 9:07am
Teaching must be at the heart of higher education.  
September 13, 2016 - 4:09pm
In Canada, women represent only 21.8% of full professors while constituting 36% of associate professors, 43% of assistant professors, and 60% of university student populations.
September 5, 2016 - 10:57am
Education is education, and skills will come along with it, or are supplementary to it. The labor market changes so rapidly; thus people have to be trained for broader thinking in order to be adaptable.



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