UW-Superior, Kafkas University Sign Partnershiphe University of Wisconsin-Superior is partnering with a university in Turkey to promote student exchanges. An agreement signed Wednesday with Kafkas University in Kars, Eastern Anatolia means initially that qualifying Turkish students will come to UW-Superior and after a year of English language immersion, they'll finish with two more years in computer science.
Largest, Most Diverse Incoming Class At UW-SuperiorUniversity of Wisconsin-Superior administrators say this year's enrollment increase can be attributed, in part, to a record influx of international students. Overall enrollment at the Superior campus is up 13 percent this year.
Pakistani Student Sues Minnesota Hospital, DoctorThe family of a Pakistani student who faced possible deportation while receiving medical care after an accident is now suing a northern Minnesota hospital and doctor. In a lawsuit filed Friday, the brother of Muhammed Shahzaib Bajwa claims a doctor at Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital didn't quickly ensure that Bajwa's airway was unobstructed. As a result, the lawsuit says, Bajwa suffered permanent brain damage.
Consul Brings Relief To Pakistani Family In Minn. A diplomat who visited the family of a Pakistani student who's been hospitalized for three months said Thursday they were relieved by details of a deal that resolves his visa and insurance issues to ensure he can stay in the U.S. and get the long-term care he needs.
Brother: Pakistani Can Stay In US For Medical Care The brother of a Pakistani exchange student in a coma since a November car crash says diplomats have arranged to let him stay in the U.S. for continued medical care.
Family: US Hospital Wants Pakistani Patient Out The family of an exchange student from Pakistan who has been comatose since a November crash is trying to prevent a Minnesota hospital from sending him back to his home country.
Heavy Rains Cause Flooding In Superior The city of Superior is flooded. University of Wisconsin-Superior spokeswoman Lynne Williams says they had to shut down campus Wednesday, because of power outages and flooded basements, some with several feet of water.