Choose Free Speech

What happened at Middlebury doesn’t have to be the death knell of free speech on college campuses.  “The campus feels different than it did before.” These were the words of Middlebury College President Laurie Patton in a letter to students, faculty, staff and alumni Monday night. The goal of the …

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Research Global Universities That Support LGBT Students

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender international students should know what to expect before choosing a school.   Look for dedicated LGBT centers and support staff at global universities, students and experts say. (WHITNEYLEWISPHOTOGRAPHY/ GETTY IMAGES) For her graduate studies, Thai national and transgender student Hua Boonyapisomparn chose Trinity Washington University …

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Best Countries for Education

From primary school to university, a look at how countries invest in the world’s future leaders.   A mix of federally-run and decentralized education systems ranked highest. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images) Fifty years from now, countries of the world will be governed by today’s youth. Their thoughts and actions will be …

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