CIEE offers in-country programs for students unable to travel

The organisation has been cooperating with US colleges and universities to ensure their international students can continue experiencing and participating in unique study programs despite travel restrictions. “We also recognise that this pandemic will leave us with permanent changes” CIEE is currently running programs for more than 1,200 students in Shanghai, China and Seoul, South Korea, in addition […]

Higher ed group offers ideas for supporting contingent faculty

Dive Brief: Support for non-tenure-track faculty members continues to be a concern amid pandemic-related cutbacks and pushback over how some campuses plan to reopen. A faculty industry group this week put out a list of principles and recommendations for institutions...

UCW offers $455k to international students required to self-isolate

The university is providing each student self-isolating in a hotel with a $650 voucher, as well as additional support. This $455,000 commitment to incoming students is meant to help offset the cost of self-isolating away from home for two weeks. “This initiative will...