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What Will It Take to Increase Study Abroad?

Stacie Nevadomski Berdan | Posted 04.30.2014 | College
Stacie Nevadomski Berdan

The Institute of International Education (IIE) wants hundreds of thousands more U.S. students to study abroad by the end of the decade. That's a tall order, even for an organization considered to be the leader in international education exchange.

The World's War on Christianity

Robert J. Morgan | Posted 03.16.2014 | Religion
Robert J. Morgan

My companions were telling one account after another of the devastation occurring in their former areas on labor -- churches burned, Christians killed, believers fired from jobs, church members imprisoned, leaders slain. I thought to myself, anyone who downplays the persecution of Christians is deeply mistaken.

International Student Exchanges Make a World of Difference

Stacie Nevadomski Berdan | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Stacie Nevadomski Berdan

Having international students on American campuses and American students on campuses overseas ensures stronger people-to-people connections, a critical element in sustaining important bilateral relationships. In other words, having students studying around the world, and then returning home to graduate and get jobs, benefits us all.

There Are More Of These Students At American Colleges

AP | KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 11.11.2013 | College

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the numbe...

Africa Rises, China Falls On Christian Persecution List

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 04.08.2013 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The persecution of Christians "vastly rose" in 2012 as radical Islamists consolidated powe...

Study: International Students Taking Up More Space At US Colleges

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 11.12.2012 | College

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Want to see how quickly the look and business model of American public universities are changing? Visit a place like Indiana Unive...

The Most And Least Popular Study Abroad Locales

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Institute of International Education's recently released Open Doors Report on International Education Exchange found that .8 percent fewer America...

Fewer U.S. Students Studied Abroad Last Year

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

PHILADELPHIA — American students are increasingly studying abroad in nontraditional destinations like Chile and Peru, while U.S. universities ar...