07 novembre 2017

Federal judge blocks third Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii issued a temporary restraining order last week blocking the implementation of a new iteration of the Trump administration’s travel ban. The ban intended to block all would-be travellers from North Korea and Syria, in addition to prohibiting all immigrant travel and imposing various restrictions on certain types of non-immigrant travel for nationals of Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Venezuela and Yemen, writes Elizabeth Redden for Inside Higher Ed. More...

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04 novembre 2017

Nouveaux visuels pour les Visas libres savoirs

Titre Etoile5 nouveaux flyers ont été créés pour présenter ces formations gratuites et ouvertes à tous. Plus...

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29 octobre 2017

Stunning: 56 percent of institutions will struggle to meet recruitment targets due to visa, travel restrictions

eCampus NewsGlobal Higher Education Survey results highlight significant concerns among higher ed institutions about student recruitment targets due to proposed visa/travel restrictions. More...

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22 octobre 2017

University conferences at risk as academic speakers refused UK visas

The Guardian homeWarnings Britain is closing the door on academic collaboration after a Nigerian lawyer and at least 14 overseas experts are denied entry for one event. More...

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Without visa reform, universities could lose vital technical staff after Brexit

The Guardian homeUniversities need technicians from abroad, but the current immigration regime makes them difficult to recruit – and it will get harder after Brexit. More...

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09 octobre 2017

U.S. Reduces Visa Processing in Russia

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. The U.S. Embassy in Russia is suspending all nonimmigrant visa operations beginning Wednesday, Aug. 23, “as a result of the Russian government’s personnel cap imposed on the U.S. mission,” the embassy said. Beginning Sept. 1 visa interviews will resume, but only in Moscow. Nonimmigrant-visa interviews at U.S. consulates in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok are suspended indefinitely. More...

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U.S. to Restrict Visas in Four Countries

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. The Trump administration will impose visa sanctions on four countries that refuse to take back their citizens when the U.S. seeks to deport them, CNN reported. Citizens of the four countries -- Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone – will be subject to restrictions on visas. More...

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25 septembre 2017

Fears Ease Up Over Impact of Trump Travel Ban on International Studies

Best Masters Degrees & Masters Programs 2017/2018While the original travel ban was anticipated to impact nearly 24,700 international students -- some of whom had already been detained from re-entering the U.S. from their home countries -- from Iran, Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Sudan and Somalia, the revised ban now grants entry to citizens from those countries with “bona fide relationship[s]” with the U.S. Counting as a “bona fide relationship” and therefore eligible for a valid visa? An acceptance letter from a U.S. university. More...

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22 septembre 2017

UK visa delays put Hong Kong students’ places at risk

At least 220 Hong Kong students are at risk of missing classes – or even losing their place – at British universities because of visa delays, writes Peace Chiu for South China Morning Post. More...

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20 septembre 2017

International students may have to renew visas yearly

By Mary Beth Marklein. A change to foreign student visa policies reportedly being discussed at the United States Department of Homeland Security would require international students to reapply annually for permission to stay in the United States. More...

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