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New Survey on Mapping Internationalization on US Campuses

The American Council on Education (ACE) has updated Mapping Internationalization on U.S. Campuses, a research project that documents internationalization and global engagement at the nation’s colleges and universities. Research was conducted in 2001, 2006, and most recently in 2011. The American Council on Education has released a new study on internationalization of higher education. This report is […]

Canada’s GlobalLink Offers a Unique Way to Recruit top International Students

Canada’s MITACS GlobalLink is a unique program that brings top international undergrads to Canada to undertake a summer research project under the supervision of a Canadian university faculty member. International students gain valuable experience and at the same time test drive potential university destinations for future graduate studies. The CEO of MITACS Globalink, Arvind Gupta […]

10 Australian Social Media Influencers

As higher education continues to deal with social media innovations  this article outlines how some of the social media thought leaders in Australia are using social media. The list was recommended by the Twitter community of The Guardian.  

AIEA 2011 A Success

Despite the challenges faced by many universities, this year’s AIEA was a very successful and hosted a record turnout. Included for the first time this year were several session on the use of information technology and social media in international education which were very well attended. Many institutions are considering how to use social media […]

Taiwanese Professor Says His Software Can Improve Global Rankings of Universities

Han-Lin Li, a professor at the National Chiao Tung University, has developed what he describes as “a rank simulation system for world universities”.The software will eventually be made available worldwide, possibly on a commercial basis.In a presentation on 3 November at a conference in Taipei, titled “International trends in university rankings and their impact on […]

New $30M Phd Scholarship Program in Ontario

The fight to attract  the best and brightest global  innovators is well underway.  Globalization is real  and brainpower is the major ingredient for the  innovation and competitiveness recipe.  Now Ontario  Premier Dalton McGuinty has announced a new Ontario Trillium Scholarship for international students program. The new scholarship will provide 75 of the world’s best students […]

Welcome Partners

Its great to see so much  interest by our  beta partners. Thank you for being patient with our launch. We hope you will enjoy Global U and look forward to your comments and feedback. We built globalU in response to the need for better ways to manage international information at colleges and universities. We hope […]

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