February 8, 2016

CCID Spotlight!

Please visit CCID's home page to check out our new weekly member spotlight! This week we are featuring CCID Member South Louisiana Community College located in Lafayette, Louisiana!


New CCID Educational Partner!

We would like to extend a warm welcome to Edulink Consultants, a new Educational Partner for CCID.

The Edulink Group builds strategic partnerships with renowned academic institutions from across the globe primarily in the Asian, Arab and African world in which it delivers foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. Edulink Consultants is the leading company in the Edulink Group and is a multi-faceted global educational services company that aims to take International higher education to a new level. The services offered include: Funding, Campus Set Up, Market Research, Approvals, Staff Recruitment and Marketing and Student Recruitment.

For more information about the services provided by Edulink contact: info@edulink.ae or +971 (04) 37482995. Please visit their website as well: www.edulink.ae

Send us a photo! Wish CCID a Happy 40th Anniversary!

Anyone can upload a picture to the CCID website. We will be rotating these pictures in a PPT loop throughout the anniversary dinner coming up on February 21st!

Upload your picture before February 15th here:
CCID Anniversary Wish

Here are a couple of examples for you:


The 2016 Open Doors International Student Census and U.S. Study Abroad Survey are now open and available!

The 2016 Open Doors International Student Census and U.S. Study Abroad Survey are now open and available at http://www.iie.org/surveyforms.  

The International Student Census captures information on international students enrolled in U.S. colleges and universities in fall 2015.  The deadline for completing the International Student Census is Thursday, March 3, 2016.
The U.S. Study Abroad Survey collects data on U.S. students studying abroad for academic credit from fall 2014 through summer 2015.  The deadline to complete the Study Abroad Survey is Thursday, March 10, 2016.
The compilation of data published in Open Doors is only possible with the assistance of international education and other higher education professionals at institutions throughout the United States who voluntarily provide their data for aggregate reporting in Open Doors. If your institution does not currently participate in the surveys or needs to update contact information, please contact us at iieresearch@iie.org or fill out our Update Contact Form and we will gladly add your institution to IIE’s Open Doors database. If you have any questions about the survey, please send an email or call (646) 308-7213.

Call for Submissions!

You are invited to submit a contribution to a two-part edited volume to be published by Springer Publishers. The International Handbook on Comparative Studies on Community Colleges and Global Counterparts series uses comparative and empirical research to explore a complex cohort of higher educational institutions that includes, but is not limited to, Cégeps, Colleges of Further Education, Community College, Polytechnic, Technical College, and Technical and Further Education (TAFE). 

You may access/download the .pdf with more information here: Call for Submissions for the International Handbook Comparative Studies on Community Colleges and Global Counterparts series

If you have any questions, please contact Rosalind Latiner Raby, Ph.D., Director of California Colleges for International Education at (818) 882-9931 or via e-mail at rabyrl@aol.com.

Reminder: International News Rolling Submissions

Spring Quarterly Newsletter:
Submissions open from January 1st until March 31st.
Publication before/by April 30th.
Link for Spring Newsletter submissions is here: Spring 2016
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