New books, reports, initiatives, and conferences


 

Books

Abelard to Apple: The Fate of American Colleges and Universities, book2Richard A. DeMillo, MIT Press, published 26 August 2011

Academic Reform: Policy Options for Improving the Quality and Cost-effectiveness of Undergraduate Education in Ontario, Ian D. Clark, David Trick and Richard Van Loon, McGill-Queen's University Press, published 21 October 2011

Multinational Colleges and Universities: Leading, Governing, and Managing International Branch Campuses, (Eds) Jason E. Lane and Kevin Kinser of the Rockefeller Institure of Government, Wiley, published 11 October 2011

Reports

British Council, Global Gauge - East Asia International Education Index, October 2011

British Council, Partnership Access series, October 2011

American Council on Education's Center for Internationalization and Global Engagement, Strength through Global Leadership and Engagement, released on 7 November 2011

Institute of International Education, Open Doors, released on 14 November 2011

IEAA, Making a Difference: Australian International Education, to be released on 22 November 2011

The IDP Database of Research on International Education adds publications monthly here, and as they are released, via their Twitter-feed.

Initiatives

University of Northampton, Online toolkit launched for universities to maximise on international collaborations, released on 24 October 2011

Conferences

20-23 November 2011: Canadian Bureau for International Education’s (CBIE) 45th annual Conference on International Education: 'Great Expectations - Achieving our Ambitions in International Education', Ottawa, CANADA

21 November 2011: Students at the Heart of the System:  how to fulfil their learning needs?, The Publishers Association’s Academic and Professional Division, London, ENGLAND

21-24 November 2011: University of Nottingham's 'International Leadership Conference: Managing Global Universities', Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

29-30 November 2011: The British Council's Education UK Partnership Conference, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND

2 December 2011: The British Council's UK-US Higher Education Partnership Forum, London, ENGLAND

5-6 December 2011: Within the context of the IMHE What Works in Higher Education series, 'Managing Quality Teaching in Higher Education', Mexicali, MEXICO

8-10 December 2011: 23rd CEMS Annual Events, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

15-16 December 2011: The Nordic University Association (NUS), Nordic Association of University Administrators (NUAS) and OECD’s Programme on Institutional Management in Higher Education (IMHE), 'The Strategic Management of Internationalisation in Higher Education', Lund, SWEDEN

25-26 April 2012: The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education, Conference and workshop on international branch campuses, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - Deadline 1 December 2011
17-19 September 2012
: IMHE General Conference 2012, Attaining and Sustaining Mass Higher Education, Paris, FRANCE