Search for...

Universities' Third Mission

Transforming Cities and Minds Through the Scholarship of Engagement: Economy, Equity and Environment

The Talloires Network Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of a new book, entitled Transforming Cities and Minds Through the Scholarship of Engagement: Economy, Equity and Environment, edited by its Director of Programs and Research, Dr. Lorlene Hoyt. 

Last Call for Student Videos - 'The World We Imagine'

This is a very exciting opportunity for higher education students around the world to voice their visions on transformative knowledge in higher education.  The videos will be presented at the Global University Network for Innovation (GUNi)  6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education, which will take place in 13-15 May 2013,  and will be featured on our Website (www.guninetwork.org). Furthermore, a synthesis of all contributions will be published in our upcoming report “Higher Education in the World 5”.

The Talloires Network E-Newsletter - March 2013

The Talloires Network is one of the partners with whom PASCAL collaborates, and which is a co-signatory to the September 23 2010 Communique "Enhancing North-South Cooperation in Community-University Engagement".

NEWS ALERT: 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education - Two modalities to actively participate

Call for posters and call for good practices communications...

Glasgow Wins the Smart City Status

Dear Colleagues

It has been announced today that the City of Glasgow has won the Future Demonstrator City Award from the UK Government.  This is a highly prestigious and competitive prize awarded to a city then expected to provide blueprints for the future integration of leading edge technologies, integrated planning and urban development.  It is worth some £24 million.

Building Bridges: Community – University Partnerships for Social Justice

Mar 28 2013
Europe/London
Cardiff Metropolitan University - Cyncoed Campus
Cyn-Coed Road
Cardiff
United Kingdom  United Kingdom

Cardiff School of Education is pleased to announce our conference Building Bridges: Community – University Partnerships for Social Justice which is taking place at the School of Education on 28th March.

The conference will highlight the opportunities for regenerating communities and promoting equality in the UK. We will hear from distinguished speakers from universities and NGOs including our keynote speakers Professor Dave Adamson and Professor Gareth Rees.

Harvard Scholar Launches Knowledge Curation Platform - Academic Room

Academic Room is the first multidisciplinary knowledge platform where you can build open communities to curate academic content within well-defined areas—ranging from philosophy, history and economics to engineering, architecture and medicine.  The platform also dramatically reduces time to locate both credible scholarship and experts within a field of research.  Academic Room is an independent initiative that is headquartered in the Harvard Innovation Lab.

Carnegie Invites Institutions to Apply for 2015 Community Engagement Classification or Re-Classification - Applications Due Apr 15, 2014

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching invites  colleges and universities with an institutional focus on community  engagement to apply for the elective classification, first developed  and offered in 2006 as part of an extensive restructuring of the  Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.

The Talloires Network E-Newsletter - January 2013

The Talloires Network is one of the partners with whom PASCAL collaborates, and which is a co-signatory to the September 23 2010 Communique "Enhancing North-South Cooperation in Community-University Engagement".

UALL 2013 Annual Conference Call for papers: Who and what are universities for? Local communities, global competitiveness and the part-time student

Mar 20 2013
Mar 22 2013
Europe/London
University Of Durham
Stockton Rd
Durham
United Kingdom  United Kingdom

I have received a number of enquirers asking for an extension to the  deadline for the Call for Papers - and I am pleased to let you know the  deadline for proposals for papers and poster sessions has been extended  to Friday, 1st February.

Details of our 2013 Annual Conference, together with the Call for  Papers and the Registration form are featured below and also attached.

 

Learning Cities 2020

Click the image to visit site

Click the image to visit site

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading