NAFSA's 71st Annual Conference and Expo, Global Leadership, Learning, and Change, is the world's largest gathering of professionals in international education. The conference features a daily plenary speaker who will bring global expertise to a particular subject vital to building a more globallyRead More
NAFSA Research Symposium: A Critical Discussion of Theories, Methodologies, and Practices in International Education
Washington, April 23, 2019 – NAFSA: Association of International Educators will host the sixth Research Symposium - A Critical Discussion of Theories, Methodologies, and Practices in International Education - at Loyola University Chicago on April 26, 2019. Bringing together researchers and scholarsRead More
NAFSA: Association of International Educators applauds Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) for introducing the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Program Act. The bipartisan bill aims to increase study abroad opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students and allow more graduates toRead More
NAFSA Recognizes Eight U.S. Higher Education Institutions for Excellence in Campus Internationalization in 2019
NAFSA is pleased to announce eight exemplary U.S. universities and colleges as recipients of the 2019 Senator Paul Simon AwardRead More
NPR’s Host of “Hidden Brain” Shankar Vedantam to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference in Washington, D.C.
Washington, February 26, 2019 – Shankar Vedantam, acclaimed journalist, author, social science correspondent and host of NPR’s “Hidden Brain,” will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C. The focus of Vedantam’s program is on human behavior and the social sciences andRead More
NAFSA and the Fund for Education Abroad Announce the Creation of the Tamara H. Bryant Memorial Scholarship
Washington, February 19, 2019 - NAFSA: Association of International Educators is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) to create the NAFSA Tamara H. Bryant Memorial Scholarship. Funded by an endowment established by Tamara H. Bryant, this scholarship willRead More
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference
Washington, February 12, 2019 - Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in Washington D.C. She will address the conference on Thursday, May 30, 2019.Read More
Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Marie Royce, recently communicated to NAFSA that “promoting U.S. higher education overseas is a top priority for the U.S Department of State” and reflected on trends in international education. NAFSA is delighted that the StateRead More
Renowned Chef and Humanitarian José Andrés to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference in Washington, D.C.
José Andrés, internationally acclaimed chef, New York Times best-selling author, educator and humanitarian, will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C. He will address the conference on Wednesday, May 29, 2019.Read More