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How unis have responded to China student boom report

While many of Australia’s vice chancellors have kept mum on the subject of universities’ reliance on Chinese students to fill their coffers, others have tried to temper concerns. The public dialogue was sparked by a report by Associate Professor Salvatore ...

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Visa fast-track for top talent ‘a win for everyone’

The government will fast-track visas for 5000 industry leaders every year as part of a global headhunting program. Immigration Minister David Coleman announced details of the Global Talent Independent program this week. Coleman said the goal of the program was to identify ...

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Should Australians need a licence to parent?

Parental licensing has long been mulled over by academic philosophers and political scientists, but a social work researcher says the idea is fraught with problems. James Cook University’s Dr Frank Ainsworth reviewed international studies on parental licensing – the idea ...

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