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· December, 2012

Stories about Education from December, 2012

This December, Russia's Kids Aren't Alright

As billions of people across the world awoke today to open gifts and be with their families, three of Russian Duma Deputy Sergei Zhelezniak's four daughters rolled out of bed...

Hungarian Radio Employee Defends Government on Hidden Camera Video

Hungarian Protesters Occupy Bridge, Three Students Arrested

Student protest rallies continue in Hungary. On Wednesday night, the protesters occupied a Budapest bridge, and three of them ended up getting arrested.

Hungarian Students Call for Nationwide Strike

Hungarian high school and college students, who are demanding that the government set university admission quotas to a reasonable level and help those from lower income households to access higher education, are...

Minister Wert Sparks Humour on the Net

Treeplanting Campaign in Yogyakarta

Presenting the Balkan Minorities

Students Rally All Over Hungary to Save Tuition-Free Education

In Hungary, the once free-for-all education system has always been a subject of heated debates. This week, the debates have grown into student protests that are taking place all over the...

University in Benin Changes its Name after Equatoguinean Dictator

Reflections on Teaching in Portuguese in East Timor

Chinese-American Children Left Behind in China

China's Weibo Guru Kai-fu Lee Talks About Higher Education Issues

The Struggle of 15-Year-Old Hukou Protester in China

Journalism and Technology Scholarships for U.S. Students

Brazil: Humanities Students Claim Right to Study Abroad

The announcement to exclude the humanities in the new government notice outlying the official rules for application to the federal program to send Brazilian university students abroad, Ciência Sem Fronteiras...

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