UUKi director Vivienne Stern receives MBE in New Year’s Honours

It comes after a busy year, where Stern pushed for legislation and reform in UK universities, directly at the helm of a “positive impact” on the sector. In particular in 2021, she led lobbying for implementation of the post-Brexit Turing Scheme on the government –...

DHS duration of stay proposal receives 32,000 public comments

Joining calls to withdraw the proposed rule were 20 Republican members of Congress, state attorney generals from 21 states and the District of Columbia, as well as almost 80 Democratic members of the House and Senate. “The vast majority who comply with the rules would...

international education sector receives $51.6m boost

The strategy will seek to accelerate pillars of its 2018 International Education Strategy – to stabilise, strengthen and transform the sector – and aims to “cushion the blow” of coronavirus on the country’s international education providers. “The government is acutely...