Americas

WENR, June 2018: Americas

Canada: Canadian university strike ‘harbinger of things to come’

Argentina: Tuition fees ‘not the answer’ as budgets squeezed; and more


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, May 2018: Americas

U.S.: UT Tyler Canceled More Than 50 Scholarships for International Students With Almost No Notice

Mexico’s brain drain leaves universities struggling to fill research posts; and more


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, April 2018: Americas

Free tuition in Chile ‘fails to improve access for poor’

U.S.: Congress rejects much of Betsy DeVos’s agenda in spending bill; and more


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WENR, March 2018: Americas

U.S. Colleges’ Confucius Institutes Face Renewed Skepticism

In Canada’s Public Schools, Immigrant Students Are Thriving; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Americas

A Year of Travel Bans in the U.S.

Major higher education reforms secured by senators in Chile; U.S. schools setting up campuses in China; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Americas

Brazil: New Internationalization Plan for 2018

Controversy in U.S. over tuition-waiver provision in tax plan; Canada int’l enrollment numbers up; and more


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WENR, November 2017: Americas

U.S.: New International Enrollments Dip 7 Percent

Indian enrollments in Canada spike; Colombia’s higher education community to drive peace efforts; and more


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WENR, October 2017: Americas

U.S.: STEM Programs Need International Students to Remain Competitive

International Enrollments at Graduate Schools Down for First Time Since 2003, and more


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, September 2017: Americas

University of California Files Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration over DACA Repeal

Chile: Growth in International Student Enrollment; Brazil: Increase in Outbound Students; and More


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WENR, July-August 2017: Americas

U.S.: Interest among International Students Declining in New Political Climate

Colombia: Partnership with U.K. to Strengthen Higher Ed Sector; United States: Interest among International Students Declining in New Political Climate; Canada: Education System Ranks Among the Best in the World


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