Afghan Fulbright scholar semi-finalists waiting for interviews

The fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban has put Afghan scholars in great risk and many have been “desperately seeking ways to safety”. “We cannot even figure out if anyone is doing anything for us” A report by The Los Angeles Times highlighted the struggles of Maryam...

Afghan Fullbright scholar semi-finalists waiting for interviews

The fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban has put Afghan scholars in great risk and many have been “desperately seeking ways to safety”. “We cannot even figure out if anyone is doing anything for us” A report by The Los Angeles Times highlighted the struggles of Maryam...

Libereka and Virtual Internships partner for “job-ready” program

Libereka, the world’s first common application system and student recruitment platform on the blockchain, and Virtual Internships, one of Jisc and Emerge Education’s “top 20 edtech startups”, want to break the recent turmoil and lead a “successful translation of...

Bills introduced in US to fix incentive-based recruitment ban

By omitting language explicitly allowing institutions that receive certain government funding to use incentive compensation when recruiting international students, stakeholders have previously warned that the THRIVE Act threatens the US’s ability to compete for...

Students fear visa issues if they report poor mental health

The confusion has risen around a policy from Immigration New Zealand which states that all non-New Zealanders coming to the country must have an acceptable standard of health. Students have said they are reluctant to disclose mental health challenges in case it makes...