Four in 10 universities expecting international undergrad enrolment rises

Some 41% of universities around the world are expecting an increase in their international undergraduate enrolment for the 2021/22 academic year, research has suggested. The Pathway from International School to Higher Education report from ISC Research also indicated that around half of the higher education institutions it surveyed opted for more detailed interviews and more references during a year […]

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks tweeted a sympathetic statement about the Capitol bomb threat suspect, prompting one lawmaker to call him ‘evil’

Rep. Mo Brooks was criticized by his fellow lawmakers for tweeting a statement that seemed sympathetic to Floyd Ray Roseberry, 49, who threatened to blow up part of the Capitol area. AP Brooks tweeted about the Capitol bomb threat on August 19, writing that he understood "citizenry anger directed at dictatorial socialism." He was slammed […]

The man who threatened to bomb the Capitol area live-streamed himself sitting in a truck, saying ‘I’m ready to die for the cause’

Police tape is seen on Independence Avenue, SW, near the Library of Congress buildings on Thursday, August 19, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Floyd Ray Roseberry, 49, said he was a "patriot" who was "ready to die for the cause" on Thursday. Roseberry also claimed that he had a toolbox with him […]

College Recruitment Scandal: Lessons Learned

The 2019 college admissions scandal opened a Pandora’s box in college recruitment. For the first time in contemporary history, the world witnessed the tip of the iceberg on how a ‘silent class war’ shapes the recruitment of college students into prestigious higher education institutions in the U.S. Some wealthy parents were caught buying college admissions […]

B2B Marketing News: B2B Video ROI Climbs, Google Updates Audience Manager, Rising Social Network Usage Forecast, & Qualtrics Files For IPO

Social networks will experience a pandemic-driven boost in 2020—but not equally Greater than predicted numbers of users have flocked to social media this pandemic year, according to recently-released survey data of interest to digital marketers, with 150 million more global users for 2020 than previously estimated. eMarketer Snapchat Shares New insights into Consumer Behavior and […]

Reach your health goals in the New Year

If your New Year’s resolution is to lose weight or improve your health, you’ve come to the right place. Throughout January, we’re posting our most popular, most inspirational content — so that you start losing weight in a healthy way now. After a challenging year, you may be feeling a bit low or unmotivated. We’re […]

NYU’s LEARN Highlights Results from “College in the Time of Corona” Survey

During a virtual discussion last week, New York University’s (NYU) Learning Analytics Research Network (LEARN) highlighted data from its most recent study focused on students’ experiences with remote learning during the 2020 spring semester. Almost 300 undergraduate and graduate students from 50 universities participated in the “College in the Time of Corona” survey between late […]