Representatives of Durban University of Technology in South Africa recently visited Hendrix College during a two-week fact-finding trip to study assessment, general education curriculum and engaged learning at American institutions, according to a news release from Hendrix.
From his unique vantage point as President and CEO of the Association of Community College Trustees, J. Noah Brown writes in this book about the intersection between community colleges and America’s need to regain economic momentum and its position as first in the world with respect to college attainment. By connecting past economic and education policies and investments to possibilities for the future and continued national progress, Brown reminds us that restoring America’s prominence is within reach.
peerTransfer, a provider of innovative global payment solutions for the education industry, has become the first to offer Chinese students the ability to make international education payments in their native Chinese Renminbi.
Twenty years ago this month, UND President Tom Clifford met with Norwegian educator Steinar Opstad and agreed to help Opstad with his new American College of Norway. Since then hundreds of Norwegian students have studied at UND and hundreds of UND students have made the reverse trip.
University of Wisconsin-River Falls, home to one of the three largest undergraduate dairy science programs in the United States, has inked an agreement with China Agricultural University in Beijing for faculty and students to travel between the two universities for study and research.