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January + February 2017

Leveraging Global Experiences in the Job Market
Charlotte West
Institutions are presenting international programs in employability terms to attract a wider student audience as students increasingly focus on the career outcomes of international education.

NAFSA is providing free access to resources and guidance about the coronavirus pandemic to the international education community, including International Educator articles. Find weekly updates on the Coronavirus Critical Resources page and additional resources on the NAFSA Resources for Operational Resilience page

Practice Area Column
Education Abroad
Developing Study Abroad Programs in Cuba
With President Barack Obama’s signing of an executive order in 2011, which allowed short-term programs to be offered, the number of opportunities for U.S. students to study in Cuba has grown rapidly.
Diversity Matters in International Education
Marlene M. Johnson
Rachel Banks
Educating students from abroad truly makes a difference in the world, not only for the students themselves but also for the United States.

About International Educator

International Educator is NAFSA’s flagship publication and has been published continually since 1990. As a record of the association and the field of international education, IE includes articles on a variety of topics, trends, and issues facing NAFSA members and their work. 

From in-depth features to interviews with thought leaders and columns tailored to NAFSA’s knowledge communities, IE provides must-read context and analysis to those working around the globe to advance international education and exchange.


NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the world's largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange. NAFSA's 10,000 members are located at more than 3,500 institutions worldwide, in over 150 countries.