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Oct 22, 2014, 09:51 ET

Former British Prime Minister Inspires Students and Graduates of Universidad del Valle de Mexico

 Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair visited Mexico City yesterday to address thousands of students and recent graduates of Universidad...

Oct 20, 2014, 13:07 ET

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas Spotlights Accomplishments of International Youth Leaders

 Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) is hosting the annual Laureate Global Fellows event today in Lima, Peru, to...

Sep 11, 2014, 16:14 ET

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Addresses Students at INTI International University and Colleges in Malaysia

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair visited the Subang campus of INTI International University and Colleges to speak to students, faculty and...

Jul 10, 2014, 09:20 ET

Laureate Education Announces 2014 Here for Good Award Winners

 Two architecture graduates of Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC), Ana Loayza and Mauricio Gilbonio, received Laureate Education,...

Jun 10, 2014, 19:13 ET

Baltimore-Based Global Education Company Builds New Playground for Local School

 Laureate Education, Inc., the world's largest higher education network, today built and donated a playground at The Historic Samuel...

Jun 09, 2014, 10:30 ET

Students Say Postsecondary Education of the Future Should Focus on Employability and Career Growth

Students believe postsecondary education must focus in the future on graduates' employability and career growth, according to the largest global...

May 29, 2014, 16:21 ET

President Bill Clinton Inspires Students During Visit to Universidade Europeia in Lisbon, Portugal

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton addressed hundreds of university students and Portuguese government, business and academic leaders during a...

May 27, 2014, 11:31 ET

ICYMI: Laureate Education CEO Gives Interview with Inside Higher Education

As the company turns fifteen years old, Laureate Education chairman and chief executive officer Douglas Becker sat down with Inside Higher...

May 12, 2014, 15:06 ET

IMF Chief Discusses Need for Higher Education to Support Advances in Developing World

 Against the backdrop of significant youth unemployment around the world, Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary...

May 06, 2014, 17:31 ET

IMF Chief to Meet with Students at Laureate's Universite de Internationale Casablanca

 Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, is scheduled to speak with students at Laureate's Universite de...

Apr 28, 2014, 09:20 ET

Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice Provides Insights on the Impact of Education to Students and Faculty of Laureate's Hunan International Economics University

Speaking to students and faculty at Hunan International Economics University (HIEU) on Sunday, April 27, former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza...

Apr 04, 2014, 13:09 ET

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Applauds Laureate's Student Focus at Campus Eiffel in Paris

 Tony Blair, former prime minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, provided insights on leadership and the future of global business and...

Dec 13, 2013, 08:30 ET

Laureate Education, Inc., Announces Election of Independent Directors

 Laureate Education, Inc., the world's leading higher education provider, announced that its shareholders have elected three independent...

Dec 04, 2013, 12:42 ET

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Visits Centro Universitario Ritter

 Tony Blair, former prime minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, visited Centro Universitario Ritter dos Reis's Porto Alegre campus...

Nov 26, 2013, 13:53 ET
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Escolas suíças de gestão hoteleira classificadas entre as melhores do mundo por hoteleiros de luxo

 O Glion Institute of Higher Education e a Les Roches International School of Hotel Management foram classificados entre as três...

Nov 26, 2013, 13:43 ET
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Escuelas suizas de administración hotelera clasificadas entre las mejores del mundo por hoteleros de lujo

 Glion Institute of Higher Education y Les Roches International School of Hotel Management fueron clasificadas en una encuesta reciente entre...

Nov 26, 2013, 10:30 ET
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Swiss Hospitality Management Schools Ranked Among World's Best by Luxury Hoteliers

 Glion Institute of Higher Education and Les Roches International School of Hotel Management have been ranked among the top three hospitality...

Aug 28, 2013, 08:24 ET

Laureate Welcomes Monash South Africa into Its Global Network

 Laureate Education, Inc., announced an agreement today with Monash University to partner with Monash South Africa (MSA), a leading higher...

May 15, 2013, 08:50 ET

President Bill Clinton Attends Official Campus Inauguration of Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas

 President Bill Clinton spoke to hundreds of students and faculty yesterday at the official inauguration of the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias...

Apr 09, 2013, 11:06 ET

Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Debt Tender Offer For Its 11-3/4% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2017

 Laureate Education, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that it has commenced an offer to purchase for cash (the "Offer") any and all of its...