Monthly Archives: November 2011

A.C.E. Shares Thanksgiving Potluck at SPU

By Kate Spoor, Program Coordinator – A.C.E. students, A.C.E./SPU Culture Partners, and the First Free Methodist Church hosted an International Potluck Event on Tuesday, November 15, 2011, on the SPU campus. Over 50 members from the church, A.C.E. staff, teachers, and…

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A.C.E. Visit to Turkey Explores Educational Partnerships

A.C.E. Senior Advisor Colin Davies recently traveled to Turkey to continue A.C.E.’s latest outreach to the region. According to a recent IIE report, Turkey ranks 10th for sending international students to the U.S., making it a key country with whom…

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A.C.E. hosts seminar on “US Higher Education: Instruction, Academic Programs, and Management”

From October 9 – 22, 2011,  A.C.E. had the pleasure of hosting 18 top-level Russian university administrators for its seminar entitled “US Higher Education: Instruction, Academic Programs, and Management.” The 18 delegates included vice provosts, deans, vice-deans, and department heads…

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Institute of International Education’s 2011 report shows positive trends for international education

In honor of International Education Week, the Institute of International Education (IIE) released its annual report Open Doors 2011 this past Monday, November 14. The report shows positive enrollment trends in international education with growing numbers of both international students studying in…

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A.C.E. Staff Present Teacher Training Programs at NAFSA

A.C.E. Instructor Suzanne Tierney and Director of Marketing Lori Maxfield attended the NAFSA Region I and XII Conference in Reno, Nevada on November 8-11, 2011.  The two shared a presentation titled “Professional Development and Teacher Training Programs: Comparing Styles Through…

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