Harvard, MIT sue over Trump rule blocking foreign students from taking all online classes

Harvard, MIT sue over Trump rule blocking foreign students from taking all online classes

Dive Brief: Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology sued immigration officials Wednesday over their new policy forbidding international students from remaining in the U.S. if all of their classes are online this fall.  The colleges allege the decision means to force institutions to resume in-person classes for the fall term, which some have […]
Nigerian students hungry, stranded in foreign universities

Nigerian students hungry, stranded in foreign universities

By Ibrahim Hassan – Wuyo Many Nigerian students are reportedly in dire conditions overseas and needed urgent help. “Some may resort to breaking shops due to hunger,” a student in Cyprus had alleged. He spoke in an interview monitored by journalists in Kaduna. Alim...
Ed Dept steps up scrutiny of college foreign gifts reporting

Ed Dept steps up scrutiny of college foreign gifts reporting

Dive Brief: The U.S. Department of Education this week changed how colleges are required to report foreign gifts and contracts to the federal government as the Trump administration and legislators continue to crack down on such deals. The new digital portal for...