The program is trying to adapt to the needs of today's scholars, many of whom want less than complete immersion in another country.
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The University of California at Los Angeles uses a "holistic" approach to undergraduate admissions.
More American teenagers are thinking about picking up a passport and heading abroad for their college years as a way of attending a top-rated school at a lower cost, Canadian and British college recruiters say.
It was, perhaps, inevitable that Homo floresiensis, the one-metre=tall species of primitive human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores, would come to be widely known as "hobbits".
Student interest in online courses has nearly doubled at UND in the past five years, while other regional institutions have seen an even greater increase. At the University of Minnesota-Crookston, an influx of 236 more students this year contributed to breaking the university’s enrollment record.
Campuses should take a more direct role in elementary and secondary education, says the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
California’s Coastline Community College is set to create low-cost, online bachelor’s degree pathways where students can enroll simultaneously at one of three public universities, none of which are in California.
Public infrastructure investments have dominated investments in developing economies, but the map is changing.
Four examples show how solar-powered mobile schools can bring computer education to some of the world’s poorest children.
Campuses across the region remained closed, many without power, as officials assessed damage from the cyclone.