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IAU/Palgrave/Copernicus Alliance Prize in Higher Education Policy Research 2016-2017 Essay Competition launched

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2016/12/06
The 2016-2017 edition of the Prize Essay Competition has been launched. The new competition is open to both Members of IAU and of the COPERNICUS Alliance and two prizes, valued at €2,000 each, will be awarded: one each to the most outstanding essay received from a researcher/scholar from an IAU...

First woman President of IAU elected during the 15th General Conference!

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2016/11/24
IAU Members at the 15th General Conference, which took place 13-16 November 2016 at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand, elected their new President and Administrative Board. Prof Pam Fredman, Rector of the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, was elected the first woman to lead the...

IAU Horizons, vol 21.4 now available online!

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2016/11/23
Devoted to the presentation of IAU projects and initiatives, this issue focuses more specifically on the IAU 15th General Conference; details results and opportunities linked to the IAU key thematic priorities of work ; presents the new Members and the various projects IAU is involved in. The In...

IAU signs a grant agreement with the Rockefeller Foundation of interest to its Members

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2016/11/23
IAU is pleased to announce the signature of a grant agreement with the Rockefeller Foundation (RF) to assist the Foundation with the development of the global outreach of the Rockefeller Bellagio Center Academic Writers in Residence Programme. This Programme offers academics a setting conducive to...

News from Members

2016/12/05
The Continuing Education Center and Open Education Center at Al-Quds Open University has launched a call for participation in the 1st International Conference on Smart Learning for Community...
2016/11/23
Professor Thandwa Mthembu took function as Vice-Chancellor and Principal at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) on 01 October 2016. Prior to that, he was Vice-Chancellor and Principal at the...