Embrace China's Confucius institutes
This is true of most of the world’s oldest institutions, including Bologna, Oxford, Cambridge, St Andrews, Padua, Uppsala, Salamanca etc. They were created either ... I interviewed many Chinese university presidents, party secretaries and senior ...
Impacts of poverty on rural students, families topic of IU9 session
In many cases, Schafft said, this exodus often leaves the schools coping with increased underachievers and those students with high needs. Leading off the conference’s first day — it continues through today — were ... at the Seneca Highlands ...
Israel program back after safety concerns
Up until 2002, the California State University system had three study abroad programs at Haifa University, Hebrew University and Tel Aviv University in Israel. The programs were halted in 2002, with three students enrolled in the program, when the U.S ...
Moshe Lazar, Sephardic Literature Scholar, 84
Professor Moshe Lazar was a Renaissance man and polymath whose studies ranged across the centuries, from medieval Sephardic life and writings to modern Hebrew poetry, according to his colleagues and students ... at the University of Salamanca in Spain ...
Forum: A global dilemma - Students respond to study abroad option cuts
By cutting so many ... enrolled in a Spanish university and live with a Spanish host family. The only programs I found that our University offered were classes that were taught in English by American professors and attended only by American students.