University students are learning with prisoners about crime and punishment.
It's important that South African teachers, lecturers and professors develop curricula that build on the best knowledge skills, values, beliefs and habits from around the world.
If universities work together they are more likely to find creative solutions to problems. Collaboration will allow them to benefit from the global academic community's collective wisdom.
Academics worldwide are calling for the US president to reconsider the executive order on immigration, which many say is damaging to research collaboration.
The gap between boys and girls starts early and grows quickly.
Governments, academic institutions and private companies are all spending millions of dollars. But the most effective solutions to the cybersecurity labor shortage will not be found individually.
Bill Shorten will put creating new jobs, sustaining existing ones, and training and retraining Australian jobseekers at the heart of his economic agenda in a major speech on Tuesday.
On the face of it, our democratic values are in trouble. But we should be hopeful about the power of protest.
What does tuition-free college mean in other parts of the world? And what would it mean for international students?
The teaching of Islam is often limited to its religious practice. How Christians, Jews and Muslims borrowed freely from each other in the realm of art, music, and literature is seldom discussed.
We take a closer look at some of the common claims made this year to see if there is any truth to them.
Gonski funding was scrapped and the vocational education sector got a new student loan system. Here's what else happened in education this year...
2017 promises to be another tough year as South African universities head into the uncertain terrain of further addressing and healing the divisions that have been exposed.
Working-class students are put off by a perceived future of low pay and high debt.
College is a time for friendships. But how can students best leverage the power of those friendships? First, by learning how those networks work.
Language learning can make people more open to seeing a new way of doing things and develop a greater level of comfort with unfamiliar situations.
A flat-rate fee on all student loans is a fairer economic proposal.
Cyber threats are universal. But the appropriate response may be quite different in academia from what works in the corporate world.
New guidelines from Scotland's universities association are a major step in the right direction.
Twenty states not only accept undocumented students in higher education institutions, but also provide them with financial support.