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America is No Longer Attracting the Top Minds in Physics

November 7, 2018 | 1:42 pm
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https://www.forbes.com/sites/startswithabang/2018/11/06/america-is-no-longer-attracting-the-top-minds-in-physics/#6ee9e68b24a8

 

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Is Trump to Blame for Fewer International Students Enrolling in the US?

October 29, 2018 | 1:28 pm
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https://www.studyinternational.com/news/is-trump-to-blame-for-fewer-international-students-enrolling-in-the-us/

 

International student enrollments for US graduate schools are down for the second year in a row according to a new report, raising concerns as to what’s behind the continuing decline.

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Trump Administration Planning Stricter Student Visa Rules

October 29, 2018 | 12:54 pm
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https://www.educationdive.com/news/trump-administration-planning-stricter-student-visa-rules/540107/

 

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Institute Marks 25 Years of Training Minorities as Faculty, Mentors

October 29, 2018 | 12:43 pm
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https://diverseeducation.com/article/130478/ 

 

In keynote remarks, Dr. Suzanne Ortega, president of the Council of Graduate Schools, stressed the critical importance of developing multiple mentors and advisers rather than relying on one individual.

 

“Mentoring and advising are way too much for one person to do,” she said. “So, you need a network.”

 

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Disenchanted Ph.D. Recipients, Take Solace: It Gets Better, New Research Suggests

October 18, 2018 | 8:50 am
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https://www.chronicle.com/article/Disenchanted-PhD-Recipients/244840?cid=wcontentlist_hp_latest

 

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No Regrets

October 18, 2018 | 8:46 am
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https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/10/18/large-scale-humanities-phd-tracking-effort-finds-theyd-do-it-all-over-again-if-given

 

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In and Outside Academia, Humanists Say Their PhD Programs Prepared Them Well

October 17, 2018 | 8:01 pm
Section: Best PracticesSub Section: General ContentFeaturedNewsNewsroomPress ReleasesEmabed heroarea video: Don't embed hero area videoPrivate: Not privateThursday, October 18, 2018 RESEARCH BRIEF.pdf MEDIA KIT.pdfPRESS RELEASE   EMBARGOED UNTIL: October 18, 2018 at 12:01 a.m. EDT   Contact: Katherine Hazelrigg
(202) 461-3888 khazelrigg@cgs.nche.edu     Washington, DC – The Council of Graduate Schools today released a research brief that reports on humanities PhD
holders’ perceptions of the relevance of their doctoral programs to their current jobs. The brief, which draws on data
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New International Graduate Enrollments Fall Again

October 4, 2018 | 3:25 pm
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https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/10/03/report-says-international-graduate-enrollments-were-down-second-straight-year-last

 

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International Students' Graduate Enrollment is Down, Study Finds. Some Say U.S. Policy is to Blame.

October 4, 2018 | 9:25 am
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https://www.chronicle.com/article/International-Students-/244706?cid=wcontentlist_hp_latest

 

Graduate enrollment by international students in the United States has decreased for the second time since 2003, according to an annual report by the Council of Graduate Schools.

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First-Time Enrollment Holds Steady, Application Counts Slightly Decline at U.S. Graduate Schools

October 3, 2018 | 12:01 am
Section: BenchmarkingSub Section: General ContentFeaturedHomepageLanding PageNewsNewsroomPress ReleasesRotating ImageEmabed heroarea video: Don't embed hero area videoPrivate: Not privateFor Second Time Since 2003, First-Time Enrollment for International Students DecreasedWednesday, October 3, 2018Media KitFull Report

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EMBARGOED UNTIL:   October 3, 2018, 12:01 a.m. EDT

 

Contact: Katherine Hazelrigg / (202) 461-3888 / khazelrigg@cgs.nche.edu

 

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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Language Ph.D.s: A Jobs Snapshot

August 30, 2018 | 3:32 pm
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https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/08/30/mla-study-english-and-other-modern-language-phds-1996-2010-mostly-working-academe

 

Suzanne Ortega, president of the Council of Graduate Schools, said in an emailed statement that MLA's and AHA's recent studies "are filling big gaps in our understanding of the careers of humanities Ph.D.s." 

 

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Preparing Graduate Students for STEM Careers Outside Academia

August 21, 2018 | 1:12 pm
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https://eos.org/opinions/preparing-graduate-students-for-stem-careers-ou...

 

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Nonprofit Makes Move to Buy For-Profit

August 8, 2018 | 10:33 am
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https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/07/18/nonprofit-national-univer...

 

There is a growing demand for graduate degree holders in the work force, and officials at National University System are looking to meet it.

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Universities Are Up to Challenge of Gathering Data About Ph.D.s

August 8, 2018 | 10:29 am
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https://www.chronicle.com/blogs/letters/universities-are-up-to-challenge...

 

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The International Entrepreneur's Rule and Innovation

August 8, 2018 | 10:17 am
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https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/317857 

 

Our nation's global lead in technology and economic success is thanks, in part, to bold immigrant innovators who sought to seize the opportunities our nation affords. Preventing them from staying here does nothing to strengthen the U.S. job market. If anything, it weakens it.

 

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