Americas

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


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, March 2018: Americas

U.S. Colleges’ Confucius Institutes Face Renewed Skepticism

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


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

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


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

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


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

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


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, June 2017: Americas

University of California Caps Out-of-State and International Student Quota

Cap affects UCLA, Berkeley, Irvine and San Diego campuses most; French transplants to help address Canadian teacher shortage; Large-scale strikes at Argentinian universities


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, May 2017: The Americas

North America: Call to Strengthen U.S.-Mexico Higher Ed Partnerships in New Political Era

Calls to strengthen U.S.-Mexico transnational partnerships; a new Brazilian scholarship program; and more.


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