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Issue 75, Spring 2014

The Quarterly Publication of the CIHE
ISSN: 1084-0613

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Important updates

ACE WEBINAR: ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, CHILE
ACE is conducting a webinar on higher education in the "Southern Cone" countries of Argentina, Brazil and Chile, and opportunities for engagement by US institutions. It is based on a to-be-released CIHE-ACE brief on the subject. More info and registration here

COMPARATIVE STUDIES ON NATIONAL SYSTEMS
The Moscow Higher School of Economics Center for Institutional Studies (CInSt) held a seminar on the role of joint comparative studies. Philip G. Altbach talked about joint research with Russian universities in an interview. Read more here.

SHANGHAI STATEMENT
A statement on the role of higher education research and training centers in today’s complex tertiary education environment. Press release

RECOGNITION
"At the Forefront of International Higher Education"--A symposium to honor the career of Philip G. Altbach. April 5th, 2013 (Program_PDF) (Photos)
Articles on the symposium
- LSOE E-colloquia
- Boston College Chronicle
- University World News
- Times Higher Education

- Global Opportunities Group

AERA Roundup: Philip G. Altbach was selected as American Educational Research Association (AERA) Fellows

BOOKS AND ARTICLES
NEW! The Forefront of International Higher Education: A Festschrift in Honor of Philip G. Altbach (2014)

NEW! Bright, young and mobile things (An article in New Statesman, Going Global in association with the British Council, p6-7, March 21-27. 2014)

India is world-class nation without world-class varsities: Philip G Altbach (An article in the Business Standard, Dec 24. 2013)

MOOCs as Neocolonialism: Who Controls Knowledge? (An article in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec 4. 2013)

TALKS
NEW! An interview of Philip Altbach at the SRHE conference, in the UK , December 2013. Watch

"International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education: Interview of the month with Philip Altbach", in Riyadh, April 2013. Watch

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Universities from around the world

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Center for International Higher Education
Lynch School of Education
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
USA

Director: Philip G. Altbach
E-mail: highered@bc.edu