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Stories with subject: International students
  • GOP candidate releases education policy overview 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 9:34 pm
  • SACRAMENTO, California - Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Tuesday proposed scrapping California's complex education code, sending state money directly to individual schools rather than their districts, and offering state-funded scholarships to certain college students in exchange for a share of their future earnings.

  • KU international recruitment effort questioned 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 11:26 am
  • LAWRENCE, Kansas - Some teachers at the University of Kansas are questioning a decision to use a private company to help run a new program designed to attract hundreds of new international students to the school.

  • Central Florida student hit by car, killed 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:10 pm
  • ORLANDO, Florida - Police say a French foreign exchange student attending the University of Central Florida was struck by a car and killed early Sunday.

  • Students donate $1,500 to help classmate's family 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 12:59 pm
  • ANDERSON, Indiana - Many Highland Middle School students and staff never met Suncerria Uditsky.

  • Legislature presented with origami peacock 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 5:55 am
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - An exchange student from Palestine joined by art students of Thunder Mountain High School presented the Legislature with an origami peacock Monday at the Capitol. The peacock, a symbol of peace in Palestine, took a total of three months to complete and about 150 hours of folding paper.

  • College students to study in France 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 4:14 am
  • LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - South Louisiana Community College's first study-abroad program will begin this summer in Paris.

  • Michigan State, Northern Ireland school renew pact 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 4:07 am
  • EAST LANSING, Michigan - Michigan State University officials say they have renewed and expanded an agreement with an agricultural college in Northern Ireland.

  • Iowa judge releases bar shooting suspect 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 3:27 pm
  • SIOUX CITY, Iowa - An intellectually disabled man accused of accidentally shooting a foreign exchange student in Sioux City was released from jail after an Iowa judge ruled that state law doesn't allow that he be committed.

  • EXCHANGE: Students learn Shakespeare with costumes 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:55 am
  • NORMAL, Illinois - Sophomore Emily Henrichs was not looking forward to spending several weeks studying another William Shakespeare play.

  • Ketchikan students get a taste of Japan 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 5:38 am
  • KETCHIKAN, Alaska - The 27-year relationship between Ketchikan and Gero-Kanayama, Japan, continues to hold strong.

  • Troy wants more students to study abroad 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 7:20 am
  • TROY, Alabama - Troy University wants to give more students a chance to study abroad.

  • Peru high school junior wins national art award 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 2:18 pm
  • PERU, Indiana - A 16-year-old Peru High School junior has won a prestigious national art award for her drawing titled "Behind Bars."