Despite his militant background, Mohammed S. Dajani Daoudi is fighting to increase understanding between Palestinians and Israelis.
For the second year in a row, applications to American graduate programs skyrocketed from India, by 32 percent, while those from China fell, by 1 percent.
Higher education in the United States and other open societies needs to do more to support threatened scholars around the world, participants at a conference said.
Shrinking budgets, growing demands, and technological disruption were among the issues discussed at the Princeton-Fung Global Forum, in Paris.
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A Freshmen Year, Far from Home
For Chinese students in America, study abroad can be a daunting experience. Michigan State University, for example, is nothing like home.