Research & Trends

Explore new research and the social, economic, political, and higher education-system trends affecting international higher education today.

Global Studies Literature Review

Guided by NAFSA’s Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship Knowledge Community, this online journal of book reviews, review essays, and articles explores the convergence of interests between the professional and academic fields of international education.

Submit a review for Issue No. 11 by September 23.

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Research Symposium

The Research Symposium brings together researchers and scholars to provide an opportunity to share their work in an academic and professional environment and participate in a critical discussions of the theories, methodologies, and practices being used in the research.

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NAFSA Research Connections

NAFSA Research Connections highlights new research, explores the ideas raised in the findings, and provides a space to learn and share questions, conversations, and thoughts on global learning, internationalization, and the higher education context.

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Trends & Insights

Authored by respected leaders in the field, these short columns highlight social, economic, political and higher education system trends affecting international higher education.

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Internationalizing the Campus 2019

Five institutions, from a strong and diverse set of submitted nominees, were chosen by the selection committee to receive the Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization in 2019 and are profiled in depth in this 17th edition of the annual report.