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Where to from here for the African PhD? - University World News

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Where to from here for the African PhD?
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The workshop concluded with a brainstorming session on ways forward for PhD education in Africa.
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Firms hiring more foreign students - The Japan Times

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Firms hiring more foreign students The Japan Times Though relations between Japan and its neighbors South Korea and China have been less than rosy in recent years, Japanese companies are increasingly looking to hire foreign students from these and...
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What we talk about when we talk about social mobility - Blogs

Social mobility is public policy's equivalent of unified field theory: an abstract, controversial idea that seeks to unite different explanations about the state of the world. Its slipperiness has also helped it be an aim of governments ...
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How the world’s populations are changing, in one map

How the world’s populations are changing, in one map | Globalisation of Higher Education | Scoop.it
This map shows which countries are growing fastest – and which are shrinking

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Demographics is destiny, so they say, but how do societies and people adjust their state of mind to these changes, especially in regard to accommodating new people - and are the changes inevitable and how do governemnts try to mange these processes. The movement of international students creates a wide range range of challenges; countries trying to attract talents, but also trying to manage the whole process.

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Michigan economy needs international students, study says - Detroit Free Press

Michigan economy needs international students, study says - Detroit Free Press | Globalisation of Higher Education | Scoop.it
Michigan economy needs international students, study says Detroit Free Press The nonprofit groups Global Talent Retention Initiative and Global Detroit said that by 2018, Michigan will need to find candidates to fill 274,000 jobs in science,...
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We need to break the barrier between international and domestic ...

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Is Union actually a diverse campus? It is true that more than 40 countries are represented in the international student body. The statistics seem to reinforce this sense of cultural diversity. Perhaps the question is: How well do ...
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Jørgen Heramb's comment, November 4, 2013 12:16 AM
Countries and educational institutions all over the world are trying to attract the best - and many have been doing it for years, but why is the interaction, between international and domestic students so poor; YES we need to break the barriers