From a Distance: Egyptian and Libyan Students Talk about Protests at Home and Pressures Abroad

By Allison Perkins Lemke Newsroom [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3o6p-RLhk8&list=UUFLQVh0K6euwG9BUiMLSJPA&index=5&feature=plcp[/youtube] Egyptian and Libyan UA students find themselves caught in the middle of confusion and controversy surrounding recent protests in their home countries. Ten Egyptian students are enrolled this semester and four Libyan students, according to the International Students and Scholars Fall enrollment report. Because these students are living in […]

International Student Enrollment Increases at UA

By Allison Perkins Lemke Newsroom UA international enrollment is at an all-time high this fall with a preliminary number of 1,228 total students from 115 different countries, the director of International Students and Scholars said Wednesday. “In the fall of 2011 we had 1,191 international students, but from 117 countries,” Freeman said. “So we’re up […]