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Cities for our Future: new competition encourages young people to solve global problems
Cities for our Future: new competition encourages young people to solve global problems Published on 17 January 2018 | Public
Cities for our Future is a new global competition, encouraging students and young people to find solutions to the issues facing the world's rapidly expanding cities. With three million people ...
Giving student leaders practical means to promote respect and understanding
Giving student leaders practical means to promote respect and understanding Published on 22 December 2017 | Public
Taking place from 18-21 December 2017, the ACU Respect Residential School – hosted by ACU member institution Heriot-Watt University (HWU) Malaysia – brought together 30 student leaders ...
Education ministers to discuss education, sustainability and resilience at 20CCEM in Fiji
Education ministers to discuss education, sustainability and resilience at 20CCEM in Fiji Published on 12 December 2017 | Public
Education ministers will consider the role of universities in combating climate change and building resilience, as part of discussions at the 20th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers ...
The ACU joins forces with the Association of Indian Universities to support new multinational initiatives
The ACU joins forces with the Association of Indian Universities to support new multinational initiatives Published on 11 December 2017 | Public
A new partnership between the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) will see the two organisations joining forces to support new ...
New ACU Council convenes in London
New ACU Council convenes in London Published on 04 December 2017 | Public
Following his recent appointment as new Chair of ACU Council, Professor Amit Chakma, President and Vice-Chancellor of Western University in Canada, was in London last week to chair his first ...
UK study tour for HR practitioners – bursaries and discounted rates available for ACU members
UK study tour for HR practitioners – bursaries and discounted rates available for ACU members Published on 03 December 2017 | Public
The ACU HR in HE Community is offering two fully funded places to HR practitioners at ACU member universities to join a HR Study Tour in the UK from 14-25 May 2018, run by HR Global Innovations. ...
New partnership between ACU and the Council for At-Risk Academics (Cara) will support academics in danger
New partnership between ACU and the Council for At-Risk Academics (Cara) will support academics in danger Published on 30 November 2017 | Public
A new partnership agreement between the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Council for At-Risk Academics (Cara) will help academics at risk to find refuge throughout the ...
Delegates explore graduate employability at Wilton Park Youth Dialogues in South Africa
Delegates explore graduate employability at Wilton Park Youth Dialogues in South Africa Published on 22 November 2017 | Public
'How can higher education meet the changing needs of employment?' This was the question delegates sought to answer at the third Wilton Park Youth Dialogues event. Held in South Africa, from 13 to ...
Recipients of our Gender Workshop Grants
Recipients of our Gender Workshop Grants Published on 20 November 2017 | Public
After receiving over 90 applications from universities in 28 countries of the Commonwealth, we are pleased to announce the recipients of this year's round of ACU Gender Workshop Grants. Awarded ...
SPHEIR funding supports innovative new blended learning project in East Africa
SPHEIR funding supports innovative new blended learning project in East Africa Published on 06 November 2017 | Public
The ACU is leading an innovative new project – Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning (PEBL) – designed to address the critical staff shortages facing universities in east ...

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