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Nov 16, 2020, 00:01 ET New NAFSA Data Show First Ever Drop in International Student Economic Value to the U.S.

NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced new data today that show that the more than one million international students at U.S....


May 21, 2020, 12:57 ET Latest NAFSA Analysis Shows Pandemic Will Cost U.S. International Education More Than $4.5 Billion; tens of thousands of American jobs

NAFSA: Association of International Educators conducted a survey in early April of senior leadership at U.S.-based higher education institutions and...


Mar 10, 2020, 12:00 ET NAFSA Recognizes Seven U.S. Higher Education Institutions for Excellence in Campus Internationalization

NAFSA is pleased to announce seven exemplary U.S. universities and colleges as recipients of the 2020 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus...


Feb 11, 2020, 12:46 ET Author, Journalist, and Human Rights Advocate Nicholas Kristof to Speak at NAFSA 2020 International Education Conference in St. Louis

Nicholas Kristof, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the New York Times, will speak at the NAFSA 2020 Annual Conference & Expo in St....


Feb 04, 2020, 14:20 ET Award-Winning Journalist Michele Norris to Moderate Social Justice Panel Discussion at NAFSA 2020 International Education Conference in St. Louis

Michele Norris, acclaimed journalist, author, and social advocate, will moderate a panel discussion focusing on social justice at the NAFSA 2020...


Jan 31, 2020, 22:26 ET NAFSA Condemns Expanded Travel Ban

Today, President Trump announced an expansion of restrictions on immigrants from Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania who are...


Jan 31, 2020, 22:22 ET NAFSA: Coronavirus Travel Ban Impacts International Education

Today, at a White House press briefing on the coronavirus, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar declared a public health emergency in the ...


Jan 21, 2020, 12:53 ET Global Human Rights Champion Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein to Speak at NAFSA 2020 International Education Conference in St. Louis

Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, one of the world's leading defenders of universal human rights, will speak at the NAFSA 2020 Annual Conference & Expo in St....


Jan 14, 2020, 12:00 ET Olympic Gold Medalist, children's healthcare advocate, and author of "A Kind of Grace" Jackie Joyner-Kersee to Speak at NAFSA 2020 International Education Conference in St. Louis

Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Olympic Gold Medalist, advocate, and philanthropist for children's education, racial equality, social justice, and women's...


Nov 18, 2019, 00:01 ET New NAFSA Data: Despite Stagnant Enrollment, International Students Contribute Nearly $41 Billion to the U.S. Economy

NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced new data today that show that the more than one million international students at U.S....


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...