Cover for the April/May issue of International Educator magazine

April/May 2024: Global Perspectives on DEI

Global Perspectives on DEI
Elizabeth Hendley
Eight international educators offer their insights into what diversity, equity, and inclusion looks like to them and on their campuses.
Practice Area Column
International Education Leadership
Countering the ‘Chilling Effect’
Mark Toner
International education leaders discuss how they are navigating anti-DEI legislation in states across the United States.
Practice Area Column
International Enrollment Management
Considering Their (Testing) Options
John Gallagher
While some U.S. universities are returning to standardized testing for domestic students, test-optional policies are still popular in international admissions.
The IE Interview
Luis von Ahn: The Power of Language
Elizabeth Hendley
A conversation with the cofounder of Duolingo and plenary speaker at the NAFSA 2024 Annual Conference & Expo.
Take 5
Take 5: Lessons Learned
Meredith Bell
Five international educators talk about what they wish they'd known when they started in the field.

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 serves the needs of more than 10,000 members and international educators worldwide at more than 3,500 institutions, in over 150 countries.

NAFSA membership provides you with unmatched access to best-in-class programs, critical updates, and resources to professionalize your practice. Members gain unrivaled opportunities to partner with experienced international education leaders.