NEW WEBSITE FOR INTERNATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION
We are delighted to announce that we are moving IHE to a new more efficient system of publication on the Open Journal System platform, with the help of the Boston College Libraries.
The current issue of IHE is published on the new website:
Archives will be moved during the summer. Archives are currently available here.
The Quarterly Publication of the CIHE
HIGHER EDUCATION AND SOCIAL JUSTICE: PERSPECTIVES FROM SAUDI ARABIA AND BRAZIL
Dr. Fawziah Albakr and Dr. Gladys Beatriz Barreyro, both visiting scholars at the Boston College Center for International Higher Education, will be giving a public presentation titled "Higher Education and Social Justice: Perspectives from Saudi Arabia and Brazil". This event will be held at Boston College, in room 139 of Campion Hall, on November 13th at 12PM. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org before November 11th. See the event poster here.
GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR HIGHER EDUCATION LEADERS: BRIEFS ON KEY THEMES
The American Council on Education (ACE) and the Boston College Center for International Higher Education (CIHE) launched a publication and webinar series titled International Briefs for Higher Education Leaders. The purpose of the series is to assist campus leaders in their efforts to make sense of a broad and complex set of issues inherent in the internationalization of American higher education today. In an era of “information overload” and in light of the realities of time constraints faced by busy institutional leaders, each Brief publication is organized around one clearly defined topic.This book features the key themes of global engagement, China, India, and the “southern cone” in Latin America
- More information on the publisher website
BOSTON COLLEGE SEEKS NEW TENURED FACULTY/DIRECTOR OF CIHE
Boston College is launching a search for a tenured faculty member who will focus on international higher education and serve as the new director of the Center for International Higher Education. If you would be interested in applying for this exciting opportunity—or have some suggestions concerning others that you think would be qualified for the position—please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Ana M. Martinez-Aleman (email@example.com) as soon as possible.
The description of the position is available here.
NEW INTERNATIONALIZATION THEME ISSUE OF IHE
Beginning in January 2015, IHE will add a fifth issue each year, specifically focusing on the topic of internationalization. This issue will be edited by Hans de Wit, director of the Centre for Higher Education Internationalisation at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, Italy. For further information, please contact Hans de Wit (firstname.lastname@example.org).
BOOKS AND ARTICLES
NEW! Nix the BRICs - At Least for Higher Education Scholarship (An article in Change, Sept-Oct 2014)
Why do Indians want to study abroad? (An article in The Hindu, Sept 4. 2014)
A Priceless Chart for Deep Waters (An article in The Hindu, August 18, 2014)
NEW! Philip Altach participated in a panel on MOOCS at the United Nations. Watch
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