QS CEO announces Future 17 sustainability consortia project

Nunzio Quacquarelli told The PIE that Future 17, a new project that is a direct response to their “employer surveys”, would go live in 2022. The consortia of universities has been put together to “engage with employer projects” that are focused on Sustainable...

NAFSA CEO to take over NIEA leadership

Having chaired the international network since 2019, Honeywood announced the change in leadership will take place in January 2022, when his three-year term comes to an end. CEO of NAFSA Esther Brimmer was elected as the next chair of the network at a virtual meeting...

Rakuten CEO donation to boost US Fulbright program

Mickey Mikitani, chairman and CEO of Rakuten, made the contribution of around $850,000, which will further expand US study options and support educational exchange and people-to-people relationships. “Recipients will join thousands of scholars who have made important...

NACAC’s new CEO wants to redefine its niche

To say the pandemic has changed college admissions would be an understatement. The health crisis upended virtually every part of the process, disrupting typical recruitment tactics. Traditional campus visits were limited, and officials translated large-scale...