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NAFSA: ASSOCIATION OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATORS | INTERNATIONAL EDUCATOR | VOL. 27/NO. 4 | JUL+AUG.18

D E PA R T M E N T S A N D C O L U M N S

NAFSA Executive Director and CEO Esther D. Brimmer, DPhil, outlines
the challenges facing international education in the United States and
emphasizes the critical importance of the work of international educators.

9 InBrief

News and reports from around the field of international education. In
this issue: Japan's increasing international student numbers; students'
definitions of what a "global education" is; a rise in violence against
educational institutions around the world; corruption in Ukraine's higher
education system; a snapshot of South Africa's first-year students; Europe's
projected decrease in English language learners; and NAFSA's 2018 National
Award winners.

15 Global Spotlight

As Brazil rebounds from economic, political, and social upheaval, its
investment in higher education has seen positive impacts, with growing
numbers of Brazilian students studying abroad.

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16 Quick Questions

Following her plenary speech at the NAFSA 2018 Annual Conference & Expo,
Joyce Banda, the former president of Malawi, talks about her work around
empowering women and girls through education.

44 Education Abroad

Operating a successful education abroad office amid budget pressures
and ever-evolving programs requires flexibility, prioritization, and creative
solutions.

48 International Student Affairs

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Avoid the serious consequences of a compliance or regulatory mistake with
tools and strategies to keep advisers and staff sharp.

50 International Enrollment

52 International Education Leadership

Campus leaders have important roles to play to reverse the downward trend
of international student enrollments at their institutions.

54 Forum

Providing equitable opportunities for all students in education abroad
requires rethinking historical and current structures and strategies.

56 InFocus

50

Celebrate NAFSA's 70th anniversary with highlights from the organization's
history and important dates in the field of international education.

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From the Desk of
In Brief
Global Spotlight: Brazil
Quick Questions
Feature: A Shock to the System
Feature: Something Old, Something New
Feature: Building on Strengths
Feature: Weathering the Storm
Education Abroad
International Student Affairs
International Enrollment
International Education Leadership
Forum
In Focus
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