56% of higher education institutions will struggle to meet recruitment targets due to visa/travel restrictions, according to the recent Global Higher Education Survey conducted by TERMINALFOUR. Colleges that are able to adapt to quickly shifting political and technological trends now have a big opportunity to build brand awareness and international student enrollment. That means taking international […]
Providing education abroad or “study abroad” opportunities is one form of international engagement in which many colleges and universities participate. The National Association of International Educators (NAFSA) notes in their Trends report [link] that each year hundreds of thousands of U.S. college students engage in short term, semester-long, or year-long study abroad programs. While rates […]
Wednesday, August 6th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Across the United States this fall, colleges and universities are enrolling the largest ever incoming cohort of international students. This number has grown steadily over the past seven years, according to the 2013 Open Doors Report by the Institute of International Education. The largest […]
Tuesday, July 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Ashley Budd and Kim Brown discuss the link between the World Cup, social engagement, and your university.
The forces of change in higher education have been accelerated by the economic, political and cultural changes of the 21st century. Internationalization encompasses the strategies, policies and practices that institutions adopt to cope with, and capitalize on, this environment. And, in order to advance an institution´s international strategy and the associated benefits it can provide, […]
Checkout Advancement Live 2/11: Host Ryan Catherwood chats with Daniel Brennan, Alumni Relations Manager at the University of Queensland and Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna, Director of Advancement, UQ North America. Watch Advancement Live to learn more about how one of Australia’s leading universities is working to engage alumni around the globe.
Today’s show was all about alumni engagement programs centered around learning and travel. Kevin Conley, Director of Alumni & Parent Travel at the University of Virginia and Robin Albing, Director of Continuing Education and Travel at Dartmouth College discussed the challenges, rewards and opportunities associated with travel and both regional and on-campus learning environments. Robin […]
This week’s show included a great chat with Leonie Boxtel, Director of Alumni Relations at the University of Melbourne. Thanks to everyone who joined live to watch during their lunch break in Australia. Our discussion led us through lots of topics. We discussed regional engagement challenges and opportunities, developing a culture of alumni participation and […]
Host Ryan Catherwood was joined by Jade Bressington, Deputy Head of Alumni Relations at the University of Birmingham in the U.K. The discussion touched on many points including the changing landscape of higher education, young alumni engagement, student engagement and developing a culture of philanthropy. The University of Birmingham was recently awarded “University of the […]
On this episode of Admissions Live, host Ashley Hennigan is joined by Peter Phippen, international account executive at Zinch, in a discussion about the trends and hot topics surrounding international recruitment.