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Brain Gain, Not Drain, Fosters Global Development and Security

Joan Dassin
Keeping the United States open to the world’s top international students is critically important, but U.S. higher education should not inadvertently contribute to “brain drain” in developing countries.

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A Matter of Logic

Darla K. Deardorff
Using a programs logic model, institutions of higher education can determine outcomes of internationalization efforts in a meaningful way.

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Not Your Grandfather's Community College

Christopher Connell
Bellevue Community College is providing opportunity and promoting diversity in the Seattle suburbs.

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Moving Vietnam Forward

Mark A. Ashwill
History and politics continue to create challenges, but the Vietnam Education Foundation looks to steer a course toward a better future for Vietnam and improved relations between two former adversaries.

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From the Editors

Not a Zero-Sum Game
Christopher Murphy

Front Lines

Fair Trade: Crafts, Commodities, and Curriculum
Jacqueline DeCarlo

In Brief

  • Stadardizing European Higher Education
  • Arabic Language Gains Popularity
  • Mapping U.S. Diversity
  • Global Population Growth
  • Protecting Oral Traditions
  • Zimbabwe's Controversial Private School Fees
  • 'Obsolete' U.S. High Schools
  • Winning Advising Centers

Across Cultures

Public Universities in Mexico: The Politics of Public Policies
German Alvarez and Wietse de Vries


Maintaining Corps Values
An interview with Jody Olsen, Deputy Director, Peace Corps

Ground Work

One Barrier Down, Many Yet to Go: SEVIS Fee Reimbursement
Teri Albrecht

Education Abroad

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