16 novembre 2013

Student to buck 500 years of history by delivering speech in English

The Copenhagen PostBy Justin Cremer. Addressing the University of Copenhagen's Årsfest today, Gwen Gruner-Widding says her choice of English is "the correct and polite thing to do".  
When Gwen Gruner-Widding addresses the University of Copenhagen’s (KU) annual ceremony today in the presence of Queen Margrethe II, she will do something that no-one else has done in the 500-plus year history of the event. She will deliver a speech in English. More...

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Colleges go abroad with branch campuses

By Mary Beth Marklein. More U.S. colleges are opening branch campuses overseas, reflecting the growing demand for higher education across the globe and increasing desire among U.S. universities to internationalize their institutions and tap new revenue sources. 
Call it a twist on college study abroad. After a few false starts, U.S. colleges and universities are setting up campuses in booming markets overseas. New York University enrolled its first class of students at a just-opened Shanghai location in August. More...

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