The university as pillar of the community
This is particularly relevant to regions of the world where higher education institutions are not seen or valued as stakeholders in their local communities. Furthermore, in a time when HEI are facing budget reductions or challenges about their relevance, it's time that university leadership engages its local stakeholders to demonstrate their contribution to society.
For Generation Z, study abroad culture tops academics
The desire to explore other cultures is the main driver for high-school aged students to consider studying abroad, according to new research from AFS Intercultural Programs.