Lessons in Intercultural Communication

November 4, 2008

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA–When it comes to communicating across different cultures, understanding the language may be just the beginning. A leading intercultural communications expert said that the ability to “read between the lines” and understanding non-spoken expressions in various cultural contexts is also an important part of communication full story


SL educator: Language is key to immigration issue

November 4, 2008

STORM LAKE, IO–For Katya Koubek, the key to understanding is to be found within the beauty of common language, and multicultural Storm Lake is a perfect place to search for that key.
The Buena Vista University assistant professor of education is becoming a national leader in the campaign to win cultural full story
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UK rolls out new rules for foreign students

November 4, 2008

LONDON–Pakistani students who want to study in the UK from March onwards will have to be ‘sponsored’ by colleges and universities that have acquired a licence from the UK Border Agency.
These new rules were announced by the Home Office on October 30 as part of a delivery plan for the student tier of the Australian-style points system. The system will clamp down full story
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