Grant Extends UMass Work in Afghanistan

A new $23 million grant from USAID  will allow the University of Massachusetts, UMass, to extend and expand its work in Afghanistan. The grant is part of a five-year, $92 …

Alex LeedomGrant Extends UMass Work in Afghanistan

Open Access to Books for Arabic Science Education

Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton announced, as one of her last acts in office, a new project that may change the way Arabic speaking teachers and students access …

Catarina LoureiroOpen Access to Books for Arabic Science Education

University to Research Invasive Water Hyacinth in Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe, an invasive species of water hyacinthis devastating the local water supply, local biodiversity, and local marine life. The Chinhoyi University of Technology is planning to research the water hyacinth in an attempt …

Susie HuffordUniversity to Research Invasive Water Hyacinth in Zimbabwe

Ghanaian Nursing School Fees Increase

The Ghana Nurse and Midwife Trainees Association (GNMTA) is currently in disapproval of an increase in nursing school fees announced by the Ministry of Health. They have contacted the Ministry of Health …

Susie HuffordGhanaian Nursing School Fees Increase

What’s the Secret to Finnish Schools?

Finland

The world’s educators will be watching the upcoming 2012 OECD Programme for International Study Assessment (PISA) results, and many Western countries will have their eyes on Finland. For a country …

Lauren RiggsWhat’s the Secret to Finnish Schools?

New Study Abroad Program Aims to Give Russia a Boost in the Global Market

Set to launch later this year, the Russian government’s newest higher ed idea is Global Education, a program that will sponsor 3,000 graduates to study abroad over the next three years in the …

Ling ShuNew Study Abroad Program Aims to Give Russia a Boost in the Global Market