Current Issue

April 2021: Launch of the new Virtual Exchange Academy, TIEC’s Commitment to Equity Through Virtual Exchange, A Common Voice For Texas: Advocating for Visa Processing, Virtual Networking Event With Prince Mohamed bin Fahd University, Why Universities Seek Accreditation: TIEC’s Collaboration with the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani.


+ 2021

February 2021: TIEC’s 2020 Annual Report, Welcoming New Board Members, TIEC Presidents Forum with Amb. Nagy, Public-Private Partnerships Virtual Mini-Conference, Enhanced Online Teaching at KNUST in Ghana, Expanded Membership for TIEC.

+ 2020

December 2020: TIEC Partners with American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, TIEC Affiliate Membership, Public-Private Partnerships Blog, and Inside TIEC’s Virtual Exchange Program for Nursing in Egypt, Jordan, and Texas.

October 2020: TIEC Partners with KNUST and the U.S. Embassy in Ghana’s University Partnership Initiative to Reimagine Education in Ghana, TIEC Membership: A Texas Consortium With A Global Focus, In Partnership with EducationUSA, U.S. Embassy Manila, and the Philippines’ Commission on Higher Education, TIEC is Responding and Reimagining Education in the Philippines, Humanizing Online Learning, Texas International Education Consortium Hosts Virtual Professional Development Program with U.S. Department of State Teachers Exchange, TIEC’s Curriculum Consulting Services, Reporting During COVID-19.

July 2020: Bringing Virtual Exchange to Texas Nursing Colleges With The Aspen Institute’s Chris Stevens Initiative, Online Learning Consortium Becomes Partners With TIEC, TIEC Brings UTRGV’s Spanish Online MBA Program to Students in Colombia, New Goalposts For Campus Internationalization: Rethinking Metrics During COVID-19, Top 5 Myths of Online Learning.

May 2020: TIEC Stands Up New eLearning Resource Team to Support Continuity of Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Adjusting to Online Learning, and more.

February 2020: ELT Teachers Exchange Becomes a Springboard for Success in Tunisia, Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Research Meets with TIEC University in Houston and Signs MOU, TIEC Co-Hosts U.S. Exchange Alumni Event with Career Connections, Students Share Their Reasons for Applying to our Texas University Pathway Program, Recent Happenings at TIEC, and more.

+ 2019

December: Universities Navigating Natural Disasters, Talking ACCESS With TIEC’s New Program Coordinator, Merih Ugurel Kamisli, Ph.D., TIEC And the U.S.-Pakistan Women’s Council, TIEC Staff Updates, and More.

June: Faculty Development for the Philippines, Curricula Consulting in India, and more

April: TIEC Welcome USAID Deputy Administrator to Texas, Participates in First Ever University Tour of Egypt, and Recognizes Partner’s Success.

March: TIEC Launches Curriculum Review Project in Egypt with Badr University, Welcomes New Director of Finance, and Celebrates Two Staff Retirements.

February: TIEC Partners with Austin Schools to Bring Educators from Across the Middle East, North Africa, Uruguay, and More.

January: Delegation from Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education Picks Texas in World Education Tour, TIEC Secures Multi-Institutional 100K Strong in the Americas Grant, and More.

+ 2018

November: TIEC Hosts 61 Saudi Arabian students in first ever study abroad program, takes on Youth Entrepreneurship in Panama with new project, and more.

September: TIEC Focuses on University Pathways; TIEC Welcomes New Senior Director of Global Learning; Hosts 19th Annual Mishima Senior High School Summer Program; Gets Global Press, and more.

July: TIEC reveals new logo and look; TIEC builds an Online TOEFL Prep for nurses abroad; Profiles TIEC Member Jennifer Felps of Texas A&M University-Texarkana; TIEC travels to South Korea, Colombia, hosts the President of the American University in Cairo, and more.

April: Leadership changes at TIEC; Uruguay Fulbright recipients get Texas welcome; KAEC celebrates 17 years of learning at TIEC; TIEC travels to Saudi Arabia; Representatives from Korea WEST Program visit TIEC.

+ 2017

October: New Leadership at TIEC; TIEC to Review and Update Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University Curricula; Emerging Korean Professionals Prepare for U.S. Internships Through English Study at TIEP; Korean Officials Cultivate Global Connections While Refining Their English Skills in Customized Program; Japanese Students Enjoy Language Study and Local Culture

March: TIEC Provides Strong English Base for Korean College Graduates Seeking U.S. Internships; Texas Educators Share Their Classrooms and Best Practices with Uruguayan Counterparts; Nihon University Students Immerse in Texas Culture; Korean Fulbright Training Enhanced by Texas School Visits; Spotlight on Other Activities

+ 2016

September: Korean Officials Sharpen Their Communication Skills While Building Professional Relationships During Month-Long Program at TIEC; TIEP Online: An Innovative Approach to English Instruction for Uruguayan Classrooms; Mishima Students Explore U.S. Culture Beyond the Classroom in Specially-Designed Program

June: TIEC Representatives Speak at Yucatán Conference; TIEP Instructors Share Professional Experiences at TESOL International Convention; TIEC Operating Council Discusses Current Initiatives and Long-Range Objectives

February: Brazilian Teachers Experience U.S. Education and Culture; Korean Fulbright Teachers Complete Rigorous Seven-Week Program in Texas; TIEP at Lamar Scholarship Recipient Named to LU President’s List; Japanese Undergraduates Combine English Study and Cultural Immersion