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Sep 15, 2014, 14:17 ET

FMU Education Group Joins the Laureate International Universities Network

 Laureate International Universities is proud to announce that the FMU Education Group has become the latest addition to Laureate's...

Oct 09, 2013, 17:13 ET

Laureate Global Fellows Convene at Universidade Anhembi Morumbi

 Laureate International Universities' Universidade Anhembi Morumbi kicked off the annual gathering of the Laureate Global Fellows today in Sao...

May 29, 2013, 16:42 ET

Laureate International Universities Brings the World Innovation Forum to Students Around the World

 Laureate International Universities is broadcasting the prestigious World Innovation Forum 2013, from the Poliforum Leon in Guanajuato,...

May 21, 2013, 18:15 ET

Laureate Summit on Youth & Jobs Brings Together Leaders from Across Europe

Confronting the serious challenges around youth unemployment in Europe, President Bill Clinton and His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias...

May 03, 2013, 14:56 ET

The Honorable Tony Blair Visits Universidad Peruana de Ciencias, one of Peru's Leading Universities

 The Honorable Tony Blair, former Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, addressed students, faculty, and community leaders at...

Nov 30, 2012, 13:00 ET

Glion Institute of Higher Education Opens New Branch Campus in London

Glion Institute of Higher Education, one of the world's top three institutions of higher education for an international career in hospitality...

Sep 22, 2012, 15:23 ET

The Honorable Tony Blair promotes importance of education in fostering a peaceful global society in keynote to students and faculty at Universidad del Valle de Mexico (UVM)

 Access to quality higher education and its link to creating a peaceful global society was the key message delivered by world leader, the...

Sep 13, 2012, 10:47 ET

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. secretary of state, and Ehud Olmert, former prime minister of Israel, deliver keynote address at the 2012 BiTS Campus Symposium

Thousands of students at 17 institutions in the Laureate International Universities network will have the opportunity to listen to political and...

Aug 27, 2012, 16:09 ET

Dr. Oscar Arias Sanchez, former president of Costa Rica and Nobel Laureate, inspires students in the Laureate International Universities Network

Dr. Oscar Arias Sanchez delivered the keynote address at Walden University's 48th Commencement on Saturday, August 25, 2012, in Minneapolis. The...

Jul 23, 2012, 14:34 ET

Four Nobel Laureates address students and faculty at Istanbul Bilgi University during World Congress of the Game Theory Society

 One of Turkey's highest ranking institutions of higher education, Istanbul Bilgi University (BILGI), is hosting the 4th World Congress of the...

Jul 21, 2012, 11:09 ET

President Bill Clinton delivers message focused on linkage between higher education and economic development to Laureate International Universities member institution in Cyprus

Today, President Bill Clinton addressed over 500 students, faculty and members of the European University Cyprus (EUC) community, in Nicosia,...

May 25, 2012, 15:12 ET

Laureate International Universities brings the World Innovation Forum to the campuses and classrooms of its global network of universities

 Students and faculty from 23 Laureate network institutions in eight countries had a front-row seat to this year's World Innovation Forum,...

May 08, 2012, 16:11 ET

President Bill Clinton inspires leadership commitment among students during visits to Laureate International Universities member institutions in Mexico and Honduras

Thousands of university students in Mexico and Honduras turned out to greet President Bill Clinton during his visit of Mexican and Central American...

Apr 03, 2012, 10:17 ET

Laureate International Universities Sponsors Students at Fifth Annual Clinton Global Initiative University

Laureate International Universities sponsored six students to attend the fifth annual Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) meeting March 30...

Feb 24, 2012, 16:00 ET

The National Hispanic University Praised by Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa for "Invaluable Commitment to a High Quality Education"

 Laureate International Universities celebrated the 30th anniversary of its U.S.-based The National Hispanic University (NHU) by...

Nov 09, 2011, 09:18 ET

Laureate Education Adds the BTK Group to Its International University Network

Laureate Education, Inc. acquired Germany's BTK Group, consisting of the BTK University of Applied Sciences in Berlin and Academies of Design in...

Oct 17, 2011, 08:42 ET

Laureate International Universities to Open New International University in Australia

The Government of South Australia has approved an application from Laureate International Universities to create the first new private Australian...

Oct 04, 2011, 08:37 ET

Laureate International Universities Network Brings World Business Forum to More than 37,000 Students in 19 Countries

More than 37,000 students in 19 countries who attend an institution in the Laureate International Universities (LIU) network have a virtual...

Sep 19, 2011, 15:37 ET

Laureate International Universities Students Selected to Serve as Volunteers at Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York

A group of 9 Laureate International Universities students from Latin America and Europe has been selected by the Clinton Global Initiative to serve...

Mar 31, 2011, 14:29 ET

President Bill Clinton Inspires Students at Centro Universitario do Norte to Lead Positive Social Change in their Communities

President Bill Clinton, honorary chancellor of the Laureate International Universities network, delivered a speech on the importance of higher...