Category Archives: International Marketing

New Series: Trump policies vs. International Education

Recently, I posted a link on my Facebook page and Twitter feed to share NAFSA‘s release of the latest data from their International Student Economic Value Tool. The EVT is basically a study that NAFSA does each year to provide an idea of the economic contribution that each international student makes to his/her local community, showing the data at state

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More on SEVP Conditional Admissions Guidance

Just a quick post today to revisit the subject of the SEVP final guidance on conditional admissions. Today, ICEF Monitor published an article about the guidance, and it looks like I was quoted regarding the perception of Chinese students and their families that they cannot get F-1 visas for ESL only (i.e., they think they need at least a conditional admission to a university). I

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The PIE Insider: Viet Nam

Originally posted on An International Educator in Viet Nam:
Since many of the facts and figures in this Viet Nam update are outdated, below is my (more up-to-date) information, where necessary and available, including sources and some comments. MAA Youth Population Breakdown (2015):  This up-to-date information is from the CIA World Factbook for Viet Nam. Adjusted National PCI (2014):  The…

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