Published July 16, 2014
Several new resources have been added this month:
NAFSA added two resources to the Curriculum section of the resource database. Global Learning: Defining, Designing, Demonstrating provides a definition and rationale for the term global learning, as well as related student learning outcomes in an effort to help campus practitioners work together more effectively. A second new entry, Internationalizing the Curriculum links to a series of NAFSA resources from its colloquia on internationalizing teacher education; business, legal, and medical/public health education; and internationalizing general ed and the STEM disciplines.
NAFSA’s Trends & Insights series, the link to which can be found in Additional Resources, recently published its 20th article. The short articles highlight significant discussions in international higher education, with insights from respected leaders in the field.
Published June 18, 2014
There are two new AIEA updates this month.
AIEA Listserv Summaries
There are three new AIEA Listserv Summaries this month of compiled responses to questions posted to the AIEA listserv. New summaries include examples of how institutions without a SIO structure their internationalization efforts, responses to whether institutions make testing accommodations for non-native English speakers, and a compilation of International Education “Provocateurs.” This resource can be found in the Conferences, list-servs, and periodicals section under list-servs.
Provost’s Perspective on Internationalization
AIEA has posted a new “Provosts’ Perspective” interview with Stephen Garton, Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney. This series sheds light on the internationalization of higher education from the perspectives of the individuals responsible for the academic functioning of colleges and universities. This resource can be found in the Comprehensive Internationalization section as a free publication.
Published May 14, 2014
ACE has added two new resources. The first is a link to the latest series of Internationalization in Action, which features institutional strategies and good practices gathered from experts in the field. The current installment is a four-part series on internationalizing the curriculum. This resource can be found in the Curriculum section as a web resource.
The second ACE resource is a link to the ongoing series, International Briefs for Higher Education Leaders. Developed in partnership with the Boston College Center for International Higher Education, the Briefs series is designed to help inform strategic decisions about international programming and initiatives. Aimed at senior university executives who need a quick but incisive perspective on international issues and trends, the Briefs offer analysis and commentary on key countries and topics of importance to higher education worldwide.This resource can be found in the Partnerships and Collaboration section as a free publication.
Published April 9, 2014
AIEA has added the 2014 AIEA Annual Conference presentations to the Comprehensive Internationalization section under web resources. These presentations are related to the theme Universalizing Global Learning in the 21st Century Academy.
Published February 12, 2014
ACE has added a link to the second paper in the CIGE Insights series. This new publication, “Challenges and Opportunities for the Global Engagement of Higher Education” explores key issues surrounding the global engagement of higher education, and asserts that institutions are better served in partnerships abroad if they have undergone the process of comprehensive internationalization first. This resource can be found in the Partnerships and Collaboration section as a free publication.
Published January 15, 2014
We hope 2014 is off to a great start at your institutions. To kick off the New Year, we have several new resources that will be helpful as you continue to develop your campus internationalization strategy.
ACE has added a link to the first paper in a series titled CIGE Insights: Global Higher Education. This new publication, “Leading the Globally-Engaged Institution: New Directions, Choices and Dilemmas” explores issues discussed by North American and European institutional leaders at the summer 2012 Trans-Atlantic Dialogue. This resource can be found in the Partnerships and Collaboration section as a free publication.
NAFSA has added a link to its new “Resources for Supporting Diversity in Education Abroad” web pages in the Education Abroad resources section. That section also features two new NAFSA webinars, “Student Health and Safety Abroad: Collaborations Between Staff and Faculty” and “Developing an International Internship Program.” In the International Student and Scholar section, NAFSA has added two new resources, a new publication “International Student Orientation Models” (free for download) and a new edition of “Medical Insurance for Students, Scholars and their Families,” the latter updated to cover the Affordable Care Act.
Published November 20, 2013
Hard to believe that the fall semester is nearing a close. We hope that the resources on this site have helped to inform your internationalization initiatives so far this academic year.
AIEA has added a new Provost’s Perspective interview with Liz Grobsmith, Senior Advisor to the President for Strategic and International Initiatives at Northern Arizona University. This series, which can be found in the Comprehensive Internationalization resource section under free publications, sheds light on the internationalization of higher education from the perspectives of the individuals responsible for the academic functioning of colleges and universities.