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May 29, 2019, 11:00 ET NAFSA Releases Comprehensive Report Detailing Devastating Loss of International Talent in the United States

NAFSA: Association of International Educators released a new report outlining the dangers of declining enrollment of international students and...


May 20, 2019, 16:43 ET World's Largest International Education Conference Heading to Washington, D.C.

WHAT NAFSA's 71st Annual Conference and Expo, Global Leadership, Learning, and Change, is the world's largest gathering of professionals in...


Apr 23, 2019, 13:53 ET NAFSA Research Symposium: A Critical Discussion of Theories, Methodologies, and Practices in International Education

NAFSA: Association of International Educators will host the sixth Research Symposium - A Critical Discussion of Theories, Methodologies, and...


Apr 11, 2019, 17:09 ET NAFSA Commends Senators for Introducing the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Program Act

NAFSA: Association of International Educators applauds Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) for introducing the Senator Paul...


Mar 12, 2019, 15:00 ET NAFSA Recognizes Eight U.S. Higher Education Institutions for Excellence in Campus Internationalization

NAFSA is pleased to announce eight exemplary U.S. universities and colleges as recipients of the 2019 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus...


Feb 26, 2019, 11:16 ET NPR's Host of "Hidden Brain" Shankar Vedantam to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference in Washington, D.C.

Shankar Vedantam, acclaimed journalist, author, social science correspondent and host of NPR's "Hidden Brain," will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual...


Feb 12, 2019, 10:13 ET Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference

Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual Conference & Expo...


Jan 29, 2019, 09:55 ET Renowned Chef and Humanitarian José Andrés to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference in Washington, D.C.

José Andrés, internationally acclaimed chef, New York Times best-selling author, educator and humanitarian, will speak at the NAFSA 2019 Annual...


Jan 15, 2019, 13:22 ET Former Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and General Colin Powell to Speak at NAFSA 2019 International Education Conference in Washington, D.C.

NAFSA: Association of International Educators is proud to announce that former Secretaries of State Dr. Madeleine K. Albright and General Colin L....


Nov 13, 2018, 00:01 ET New NAFSA Data: International Students Contribute $39 Billion to the U.S. Economy

NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced results from its latest economic analysis of international students studying in the United...


Jun 26, 2018, 01:27 ET America Must Rise Above Racism and Xenophobia

Today, the United States Supreme Court announced the decision to uphold the implementation of President Trump's travel ban. The following is a...


May 31, 2018, 12:00 ET New NAFSA Data: International Students at U.S. Community Colleges Contribute $2.4 Billion to the Nation's Economy

NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced a new economic analysis of international students studying in the United States. The new data ...


Mar 15, 2018, 01:01 ET Former President of Malawi Joyce Banda to Speak at NAFSA 2018 International Education Conference in Philadelphia

Former President of the Republic of Malawi Joyce Banda will speak at the 2018 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As an...


Feb 13, 2018, 11:01 ET Renowned Science Educator and TV Personality Bill Nye to Speak at NAFSA 2018 International Education Conference in Philadelphia

Bill Nye, best known as the television personality from the popular PBS series Bill Nye the Science Guy, will speak at the 2018 NAFSA Annual...


Feb 06, 2018, 01:05 ET Renowned Journalist and Author Terry Gross to Speak at NAFSA 2018 International Education Conference in Philadelphia

Terry Gross, award-winning journalist and author, will speak at the 2018 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She will...


Jan 31, 2018, 11:01 ET Former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush to Speak at NAFSA 2018 International Education Conference in Philadelphia

Best-selling author, philanthropist, educator and former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush will speak at the 2018 NAFSA Annual Conference &...


Dec 05, 2017, 13:59 ET NAFSA: Former Federal Officials Call for Clean Dream Act

More than 200 former federal officials who served under both Republican and Democratic administrations signed a letter to Congressional leadership...


Nov 12, 2017, 23:01 ET New NAFSA Data: International Students Contribute Nearly $37 Billion to the U.S. Economy

NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced results from its latest economic analysis of international students studying in the United...


Sep 05, 2017, 13:49 ET Ending DACA Shuts the Door on the American Dream for Hundreds of Thousands of Aspiring Americans

Today, the Trump administration announced its decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program following a 6-month delay to...


Jul 06, 2017, 10:01 ET International Student Yield Study Cautiously Optimistic

Today, the results of the latest inter-associational survey on measuring international student interest in obtaining an education in the United...


Jun 26, 2017, 18:44 ET NAFSA Statement on SCOTUS Travel Ban Decision

Today, the Supreme Court narrowed the injunction prohibiting implementation of President Trump's travel ban and agreed to review cases challenging...


Mar 09, 2017, 17:56 ET Seven U.S. Universities and Colleges Recognized for Excellence in International Education

NAFSA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Senator Paul Simon Awards for Campus Internationalization. True to the legacy of the late...


Jan 30, 2017, 10:16 ET Latest Executive Order Undermines America's Safety and Values

Late Friday, President Trump signed an executive order banning U.S. entry of thoroughly-vetted refugees and citizens of seven nations in the Middle...


Jan 10, 2017, 10:20 ET NAFSA Opposes Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

In written testimony to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee, Esther D. Brimmer, executive director and CEO of NAFSA: Association of...


Dec 09, 2016, 07:13 ET Human Rights Activist Shirin Ebadi to Speak at NAFSA 2017 International Education Conference in Los Angeles

Human rights activist and Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi will speak at the NAFSA: Association of International Educators 2017 Annual Conference and Expo ...