International Educator

International Educator (IE) is NAFSA's flagship bimonthly magazine. IE maintains the highest editorial, intellectual, and design standards to advance international education and exchange.

International Educator November December 2019

Reframing International Education
By Mark Toner
Internationalization is one of a wide range of priorities at most institutions. As these priorities shift and the language around them changes, international offices must reframe the value proposition of global learning in ways that tie into larger institutional missions and goals.

The Road from Education to Employability
By Karen Doss Bowman
It's not secret that for most international students, postgraduate employability tops their list of criteria when choosing a country or institution for their studies. In the United States, how are institutions meeting students' expectations around career proposals?

Combating Hunger and Homelessness on Campus
By Charlotte West
Despite some perceptions that they are better off financially then their domestic peers, international students in the United States are not immune to food and housing insecurity. Institutions are developing programs and resources to help international students succeed when they experience unexpected hardship.

From the Desk Of

Crossing the Digital Threshold
By Esther D. Brimmer, NAFSA Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

In Brief

  • International Students' $300 Billion Impact on the Global Economy
  • Anxiety About U.S. Gun Violence On the Rise
  • Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization
  • Canada's Big Investment
  • Rankings Round-Up
  • Investment in the African Student Market
  • Next Generation: Germany

Global Spotlight


Quick Questions

Embracing Internationalization
By Charlotte West

Education Abroad

Leading the Way
By Megan Stolz

International Student Affairs

Writing Across Cultures
By Charlotte West

International Enrollment

Staying Smart with Artificial Intelligence
By Ben Waxman and Ashish Fernando

International Education Leadership

Leadership in Action
By Charlotte West


Diversifying Study Abroad Participation
By Roric McCorristin

Take 5

A Roundup of NAFSA Member Recommendations

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