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ENGAGING WITH EUROPE

The new issue in the CIHE/ACE International Briefs for Higher Education Leaders Series is now available online. It explores recent European internationalization initiatives, including the Bologna Process, Erasmus, and Horizon 2020, and their implications for European-US higher education collaboration.​​​


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THE GLOBAL ACADEMIC RANKING GAME

In collaboration with the National Research University Higher School of Economics, CIHE is delighted to announce the publication of The Global Academic Rankings Game by Routledge. It provides provides a much-needed perspective on how countries and universities react to academic rankings, based on a unified case methodology of eleven key countries and academic institutions.


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IHE IN VIETNAMESE

International Higher Education is now also published in Vietnamese thanks to FPT University. IHE is now published in a total of six different languages: English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Portuguese and Vietnamese.
Link to the Vietnamese version.


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CIHE PERSPECTIVES No. 1
"SAGE ADVICE: INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCILS AT TERTIARY EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS"

This report is the first in the new CIHE Perspectives series and explores the phenomenon of international advisory councils (IACs) at universities around the world. The study advances a typology of IACs, offers suggestions on how the activity of IACs can be improved, and provides useful considerations for the creation of new IAC structures.


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GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON HIGHER EDUCATION

Philip Altbach's new book has just been released by John Hopkins University Press. Global Perspectives on Higher Education gathers up-to-date version of his best insights. Altbach discusses the global trends that increasingly affect higher education, including the implications of mass enrollments, the logic of mass higher education systems around the world, specific challenges facing Brazil, Russia, India, and China, and globalization.


Events and Updates

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M.A. IN INTERNATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION

As of September 2016, CIHE is starting a new Masters' of Art in International Higher Education. Designed to provide you with a deep understanding of and a scholarly perspective on global higher education, this master’s program examines challenges and opportunities in different geographic regions, and explores leadership and management, economics and finance, and teaching and student affairs in the field. For more information and to apply, click here.


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THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF GLOBAL HIGHER EDUCATION AND INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MOBILITY

World Education Services (WES) and the Boston Center for International Higher Education (CIHE) are partnering to provide an interactive seminar for higher education professionals who oversee international operations and recruitment services at their institutions. Link to learn more and register.


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DIÁLOGOS PARA LA EDUCACIÓN SUPERIOR EN AMÉRICA LATINA

CIHE has organised jointly with Universidad del Norte a unique international seminar that gathered 30 experts on higher education in Latin America in Colombia on March 4th 2016. The experts - including CIHE director Hans de Wit, and two research fellows Liz Reisberg and Ivan Pacheco - discussed and interacted with the audience about challenges, the future and internationalization of higher education in Latin America. 350 participants from all over Colombia and some neighboring countries attended that conference, illustrating the uniqueness of the gathering and the need for information and debate about higher education in the region. The proceedings (video and audio) are available here.


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INTERVIEW OF HANS DE WIT

The Pie News interviewed CIHE's director Hans de Wit. The talk centered around internationalization and concluded with an introduction of the new MA in International Higher Education. The script can be found here.


CIHE AT AIEA ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Hans de Wit and Laura Rumbley of CIHE attended the 2016 annual conference of the Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) in Montreal. Inside Higher Ed covered one of their sessions; links to the slides of additional sessions can be found here.


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