International Education

IREX Showcases Global UGRAD 2014-2015 Participant Virtual Exchange Projects

In celebration of International Education Week 2014, Global UGRAD participants designed Virtual Exchange Projects to demonstrate the impacts of their Global UGRAD program experience, utilizing technical skills they have gained through the program

Resilient Faculty Seek Higher Ed Reform in Iraqi Kurdistan

Over 75 faculty from 10 universities in Iraqi Kurdistan crowded into a hall in Erbil waiting for workshop sessions to begin, many of whom had traveled hours to participate.

Undergraduates from Kosovo Apply Now to Study in US

IREX is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Kosovo Undergraduate Exchange Program (Kosovo UGRAD). Application materials and complete eligibility requirements are available

Tanzania’s Youngest Member of Parliament Working For Inclusive Governance

“Now I know, ‘if you want to go fast, walk alone but if you want to go [far], walk together.’” Speaking the words of an African proverb, Joshua Nassari demonstrates th

Illinois Teacher Increasing Students’ Global Intelligence

Joyce Warner, IREX Senior Vice President recently sat down with Seth Brady, a finalist for the 2015 Illinois State Teacher of the Year. Seth is also an alumnus of the U.S.

2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship Application Now Open

Applications for the 2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders are being accepted now through Wednesday, November 5, 2014. Launched in 2014, the Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of President Obama’s 
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