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Southpaw Bookworm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-21-04 12:32 PM
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11. A few relevant articles
The issue isn't the value of the dollar, it's the problems that foreign students have to go through in order to attend. In some case, the students were waiting for years for the visa paperwork to go through.

Not to mention the fact that any brown-skinned person who speaks with an accent might as well have a giant target on their head in certain areas of the country.

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  -U.S. Slips in Attracting the World's Best Students - NYTimes rndmprsn  Dec-21-04 11:39 AM   #0 
  - Gee, I wonder if...  slor   Dec-21-04 11:45 AM   #1 
  - The falling American dollar makes US education cheaper ...  Bozita   Dec-21-04 11:49 AM   #2 
  - I have more Canadians in my grad program that you can shake a stick at  mdhunter   Dec-21-04 11:55 AM   #4 
  - Not just the money...  JHB   Dec-21-04 11:59 AM   #5 
  - I've heard the visa process is more difficult these days, I also  lectrobyte   Dec-21-04 12:00 PM   #6 
  - It is totally the visa issue  WhereIsMyFreedom   Dec-21-04 12:56 PM   #13 
  - A few relevant articles  Southpaw Bookworm   Dec-21-04 12:32 PM   #11 
  - Or maybe  tanyev   Dec-21-04 11:50 AM   #3 
  - I'm actually glad this is happening and hope our US students  lovuian   Dec-21-04 12:04 PM   #7 
  - Oh, they'll get the education they deserve alright.  Jesus H. Christ   Dec-21-04 12:14 PM   #9 
  - looks like we're losing some of the faculty  Bozita   Dec-21-04 12:12 PM   #8 
  - Many students  malaise   Dec-21-04 12:14 PM   #10 
  - Recent situation at Notre Dame  Southpaw Bookworm   Dec-21-04 12:35 PM   #12 
  - Ok heres my point Chinese Scholars are going Home  lovuian   Dec-21-04 09:35 PM   #16 
  - kick  Bozita   Dec-21-04 09:27 PM   #14 
  - The world's brightest students know they will be discriminated against  Sara Beverley   Dec-21-04 09:30 PM   #15 
     - No their work will be under US hands. and they wanted for them!  lovuian   Dec-21-04 09:39 PM   #17 

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