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Universities face lawsuits from job insecure researchers

JAPAN Experts say a series of lawsuits against Japanese universities and research labs brought by researchers and teachers who risk losing their jobs because they are eligible for permanent employment have shed light on the precarious situation facing faced by those pursuing or planning to pursue an academic career. Japanese labor policies were changed in […]

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Some Tri-State Schools Start Thanksgiving Vacation Early Amid Virus Surge

CINCINNATI — Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana all have “high” or “very high” levels of respiratory viruses — including the flu, according to CDC data. These high levels of illness have even forced some local school districts to start Thanksgiving vacation early. The Talawanda school district was closed on Monday and Tuesday due to staff and […]

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PitchBook’s Best Universities for Startup Founders

Which schools have the most startup founders? The PitchBook 2022 ranking has fallen. PitchBook– a database for mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital – has released its 2022 list of the best college programs for startup founders, and you can probably guess which school came out on top, no turnover of drum is […]

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Lake Land College Ranked Among Best Associate Degrees in Illinois | Community

University headquarters ranked Lake Land College as the 12th best university college in Illinois, compared to nearly 50 other community colleges in the state. The college earned recognition based on several factors, one of which was having affordable curriculum, quality teaching, and supportive faculty. “We are extremely proud of the quality of education and caring […]

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Public universities would collapse without state funding

Koitaleel Samoei University College, Mosoriot, Nandi County. [Titus Too, Standard] One of the mandates of the Presidential Task Force on Education concerns the funding of higher education institutions. Public universities have consistently experienced monumental financial difficulties. These stem from low capitation, corruption and mismanagement, overstaffing and lack of transformative leadership. Among the innumerable causes of […]

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Football corrupts our universities more than ever

SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 07: Singer Andy Grammer performs the national anthem as … [+] The American flag flies on the field prior to the College Football Playoff National Championship between the Clemson Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide at Levi’s Stadium on January 07, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty […]

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“Governor holds office of chancellor to ensure autonomy of universities”: Governor of Kerala

The governor’s remarks come in the wake of the state government preparing to enact legislation to remove the governor as chancellor of universities and replace him with prominent academics. Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan said on Monday (November 21) that it was through “national convention and consensus” that governors – by virtue of their position […]

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Start of training sessions on youth mobilization for peace in KP universities

PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – November 20, 2022): Training sessions on ‘Harnessing Youth for Peace’ in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities have started at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women’s University (SBBWU) to raise awareness and train two hundred faculty and youth on peace themes, including social cohesion, community resilience, critical thinking, leadership, conflict resolution and digital citizenship. The […]

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Lake Land College Ranked Among the Best Associate Degrees in Illinois

Mattoon, IL-(Radio Effingham)- University headquarters ranked Lake Land College as the twelfth-best university college in Illinois compared to nearly 50 other community colleges statewide. The college earned recognition based on several factors, one of which was having affordable curriculum, quality teaching, and supportive faculty. “We are extremely proud of the quality of education and caring […]

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks VCU Among Top Global Universities – VCU News

By Brian McNeill In its ranking of the world’s best universities, US News and World Report ranks Virginia Commonwealth University among the top 20% in the world, tied for 439th out of 2,165 public and private institutions in the United States and more than 90 others. country. Fotis Sotiropoulos, Ph.D., provost of VCU and senior […]

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Universities focus on mental health of athletes after recent tragedies

Police woke Indiana State Athletic Director Sherard Clinksdale early on August 21 with tragic news. Two of the college football players and another student died in a car accident. Clinksdale immediately began devising a plan to console and support the teammates and friends of the deceased teenagers. “There’s no playbook for something like this,” Clinksdale […]

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6 Ways International Students Can Vacation in the USA | Best Global Universities

The American holidays bring with them festive lights, lots of food and celebrations. But for international students, holidays in the United States can sometimes be a difficult and lonely time. Planning ahead can help. “The American holiday that surprised me the most is Thanksgiving. I can say that it was one of my first culture […]

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Universities focus on post-seizure athlete mental health

Police woke Indiana State Athletic Director Sherard Clinksdale early on August 21 with tragic news. Two of the college football players and another student died in a car accident. Clinksdale immediately began devising a plan to console and support the teammates and friends of the deceased teenagers. “There’s no playbook for something like this,” Clinksdale […]

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Nigerian Universities: Echoes from the Underground

This book is undoubtedly one of the most important publications on academic and social life ever written on the ivory towers of Nigeria. It focuses on administrative, academic, security and cultural challenges from the arrival on January 18, 1948 of the first students of the University College of Ibadan to the present day; how the […]

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NUS makes list of top 20 global universities by reputation for first time

SINGAPORE – The National University of Singapore (NUS) has for the first time emerged as one of the world’s top 20 universities by reputation in a list dominated by American Ivy League college Harvard. NUS climbed to 19th place in the Times Higher Education Global Reputation Ranking released on Wednesday. He had occupied the 24th […]

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5 Cheapest Universities in Australia for International Students

As one of the leading countries for higher education, Australia is famous for more than its warm weather, beaches and kangaroos. The Land Down Under is home to over 43 universities including 36 establishments were ranked in the QS World University Rankings for 2021. With its excellent learning and teaching resources, Australia attracts thousands of […]

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Henderson Technology expands to universities with The Store at University of Essex Students’ Union installing EDGEPoS – Retail Times

Henderson Technology, the leading EPOS provider, is supplying its EDGEPoS system to Essex University Students’ Union ‘The Store’. The University of Essex is a campus university based near the town of Colchester. The on-site convenience is called ‘The Store’ and opened in 1970. It is run by the University of Essex Students’ Union. The University […]

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Application to UConn State Universities, Connecticut is Free November 15

STORRS, Conn. (WTNH) — Tuesday, November 15 is Free Application Day, allowing high school students in Connecticut to apply for free to the University of Connecticut and universities in the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) system, regardless of or income level. This is the second year of Free Application Day, part of an initiative […]

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Overall enrollment at Oregon public colleges, universities down this fall

Many public colleges and universities in Oregon are seeing fewer students this fall compared to last year, according to the state’s Higher Education Coordinating Commission. For some institutions, declining enrollment is an ongoing trend that has only been accentuated by the pandemic. “If you combine all of our public institutions, community colleges and universities — […]

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Opinion: Universities are centers of higher learning. So why do we kill ourselves senselessly with guns? | Edy Zoo

Gun violence on college campuses is a national tragedy that must be addressed. Key points to remember: Over the past decade, gun violence has increased at American universities, with shootings becoming all too familiar on campuses across the country. There are an average of 18 shootings on college campuses each year, leaving 38 dead and […]

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Student-led movement urges US universities to divest from China

WASHINGTON – Accusations of human rights abuses in China are no secret. A recent UN report says the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) treatment of Uighurs and other minorities could amount to a “crime against humanity.” As authorities in Washington struggle to respond to these atrocities, a group of students attacking the CCP draws attention. The […]

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US colleges and universities see strong recovery in international student enrollment

Open doors® 2022 International Educational Exchange Report Reveals 80% Increase in New International Student Enrollments in 2021/2022 Academic Year WASHINGTON, November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Open doors® 2022 International Educational Exchange Report, released today by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State and the Institute of International […]

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Deaf UTech grad wants more college interpreters | Main stories

When Céline Lobban began her studies at the Jamaica University of Technology in 2017, she was the only deaf person in her class in the Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science. Lobban knew from the start that it would have been a daunting task, but she was undeterred. It was in third year at Denbigh […]

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Alabama State Schools Superintendent Eric Mackey’s son recovers after being hit at campus crosswalk

Christopher Mackey, a freshman at the University of Alabama, smiles this morning. He smiles through abrasions, burns, bruises, a brain bleed and a concussion. The son of the Superintendent of State Schools of Alabama, Eric Mackey, is at home in Pike Road, Alabama. Resting, a week after the accident. “He was really stoned,” Mackey told […]

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Russia offers Indian medical students to continue their studies in Russian universities

Russia offered Indian medical students to continue their studies who left Ukraine due to the ongoing war. Thousands of Indian medical students had to drop out of school mid-term and return to India when war broke out in Ukraine in February. Russia said they can continue their studies in the country because the curriculum is […]

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European universities cut jobs in the face of inflation

Record inflation of 10% is squeezing university budgets across the euro zone, with public universities in Central Europe already losing staff as a result. In Slovakia, the government has agreed a €17m (£14.6m) top-up to 2022 budgets to cover soaring energy costs, but universities are still debating internally whether to also close a month earlier […]

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Best Practices in Broad Access and Equity Serving Colleges and Universities

George Mehaffy, the former vice president of academic leadership and change for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, often says that the problem with higher education isn’t a shortage of ideas, it’s is an implementation problem. I couldn’t agree more. We know what to do. But for reasons we all recognize – institutional […]

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Key for ASEAN universities to maintain ties in global competition: President Halimah

SINGAPORE — In an increasingly competitive world, the value of maintaining collaborative and close community ties with the Asean community cannot be underestimated, President Halimah Yacob told university leaders across the region on Thursday. Speaking at a gala dinner to wrap up a program for ASEAN academic leaders, she said Singapore’s relations with its neighbors […]

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Georgia public university enrollment drops for second straight year – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — Enrollment at public universities fell slightly for the second straight year, according to a statement from the Georgia University System. Total enrollment at the state’s 26 public colleges and universities for this fall semester stands at 334,459 students, according to the release. Although enrollments fell overall, they increased by 1.2% at research universities, […]

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Taliban crackdown on Afghan universities to curb women’s protests

KABUL: Afghan universities have become a hotbed of resistance to the Taliban, with female students staging protests against the militant group’s sweeping restrictions on women. In response, the Taliban cracked down on several university campuses across the country, violently breaking up protests and expelling students accused of political activism, RFE/RL reported. In the latest incident, […]

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Enrollment drops for second year at Georgian universities

ATLANTA (AP) — Student numbers fell for the second straight year at Georgia’s public colleges and universities, even as the state’s most prestigious universities continued to grow. While Georgia’s universities had outstripped the country in enrollment for years, numbers fell more sharply this year, dropping 1.8%, compared to 1.1% fewer students nationwide tracked by the […]

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To solve societal challenges, universities must engage with alternative ways of knowing

Nearly 50 Canadian universities and colleges have signed the Scarborough Charter on Anti-Black Racism and Black Inclusion in Canadian Higher Education. The charter, which emerged from a national conversation in 2020, recognized the ethical responsibility of universities “to give voice to other ways of knowing”. These thinking tools, or “ways of knowing,” are essential to […]

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9 Taiwanese universities among Asia’s top 100, led by NTU in 19th

Taipei, Nov 8 (CNA) Nine universities in Taiwan were among Asia’s top 100 universities in the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking released on Tuesday, led by National Taiwan University (NTU) which retained 19th place for the third consecutive year. NTU was the only higher education institution in Taiwan ranked in the top 20 of QS […]

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Best Universities in Asia: NUS slips to 2nd place, NTU ranks 5th

SINGAPORE – The National University of Singapore (NUS) has come second in an annual ranking of institutions in the region, losing its spot as Asia’s top university for the past four years. Peking University in China took first place in the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking of Asian universities released on Tuesday. Nanyang Technological University […]

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Universities unite to boost study of waterways

Two higher education institutions in Canterbury have signed an agreement to run postgraduate programs as jointly awarded courses – a first in New Zealand. The Waimakariri River, located in Canterbury, is one of the largest braided rivers in New Zealand. Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 – Clean Water and Sanitation Te Whare Wānanga or Waitaha […]

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Best Colleges and Universities in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, SC – AUGUST 10: College students dine outside at the University of South Carolina on August 10, 2020 in Columbia, South Carolina. Students began returning to campus accommodation on August 9 and classes began on August 20. What are the best colleges in South Carolina? There is no perfect college because no student wants […]

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How our universities are creating a true powerhouse of the North

VC Prof Andy Long of Northumbria University If you looked in my calendar, you would quickly notice that November 17 is clearly highlighted in bright yellow. Marking a date so boldly is not something I have done often in my career, but as I embark on my first months as Vice-Chancellor of Northumbria University, a […]

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Houston-area universities see low attendance

Harris County college polls lagged in early voter turnout, possibly signaling continued struggles to engage young voters. Just under 3% of the 692,478 people who voted early and in person voted at one of four local college polling places, according to election data. The numbers don’t show the whole picture — they aren’t broken down […]

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The government will no longer fund public universities and the CS of Education Ezekiel Machogu announces

Latest statistics paint a grim picture of struggling Kenyan tertiary institutions heavily burdened by huge debts Ezekiel Machogu called on public higher education institutions to embrace research, innovation and technology to generate revenue The Cabinet Secretary for Education has announced plans to visit every Kenyan public university to assess their financial capability The ruling Kenya […]

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Building an Effective Portfolio for Art and Design Universities

Imagine that you are an admissions officer at a top design school, responsible for choosing the most creative minds for the programs offered by your school. How do you think you’re going to judge a student’s creativity without knowing them in person? Most colleges and universities have an elaborate admissions process that allows them to […]

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Applying to Universities Abroad: Busting the Myths for Parents

Although separating from loved ones is never easier, the number of Bangladeshi parents encouraging their children to pursue higher education abroad seems to be on the rise. But misconceptions among seniors regarding foreign universities are many, stemming from a lack of proper knowledge and awareness. This can lead to conflict at home, as the two […]

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“Africa needs digitized open universities and dual education”

AFRICA Africa’s ivory tower universities are alienating the people and students they are meant to serve when they should be leading development efforts, creating relevant knowledge and addressing local employment needs, says Ndungu Kahihu , responsible for a Kenyan training program that aims to empower young people and link them to jobs. In Kenya, popular […]

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Names of Nigerian Universities That Have Ranked Top Universities in the World in Subject Rankings

About 10 Nigerian universities have been ranked 48 times in the latest Times Higher Education Subject Rankings 2023 The outstanding performance covers 11 courses which included Arts and Humanities, Education, Law, Computing, Business and Economics. The latest rankings came shortly after 12 Nigerian universities made it to the world rankings, released on October 12. There […]

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Israeli universities score high in venture capital rankings

Five Israeli universities are among the top 50 institutions that have produced the most venture capital-backed companies. The annual university rankings compare schools by listing more than 144,000 alumni entrepreneurs. Outside of North America, which had more than 70 universities on the list, Tel Aviv University and the Technion, both in Israel, were among the […]

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Iowa auditor’s office opens jobs for people with associate’s degrees – ABC 6 News

(ABC 6 News) – The Iowa State Auditor on Monday announced a new initiative to get more young people interested in auditing. The auditor’s office acts as a watchdog over state taxpayers’ money and ensures that government entities are spending money properly. North Iowa Area Community College students now have a direct path to a […]

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Huge public school student housing portfolio hits the market for $550 million

The Yard in Ann Arbor, one of the portfolio student residences that the joint venture is selling. On-campus apartments and Clarion Partners have listed five student apartment complexes in four cities and are seeking more than $500 million, the latest in a series of student housing portfolios to hit the market. The joint venture is […]

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Some Associate Degrees Have Big Benefits

RALEIGH – Let’s say you’re about to graduate from a high school in North Carolina. Your grades are good but not great, and your main goal after graduation is to get the education you need for a fulfilling career with good earning potential. Should you go to college or enroll in your local community college? […]

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Brazil’s education system in crisis as Bolsonaro targets universities

Over the past four years, the government of President Jair Bolsonaro has made major budget cuts to public universities in Brazil. As the second and final round of the presidential elections approached, his government announced a new freezing of funds, again provoking student anger. The fields of education, culture and environmental studies have been favorite […]

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Ontario Gives Universities More Power to Address Student Sexual Misconduct

The Ontario government has proposed new legislation to protect post-secondary students from incidents of sexual misconduct on campus involving faculty and staff. Included in the plans is a new rule that would prevent any faculty member trying to get a job at another school from hiding any previous incidents involving student abuse. The “Strengthening Post-Secondary […]

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JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Some associate degrees pay off big – The Stanly News & Press

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Some associate degrees pay off big Published Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 12:20 p.m. RALEIGH – Let’s say you’re about to graduate from a high school in North Carolina. Your grades are good but not great, and your main goal after graduation is to get the education you need for a fulfilling […]

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American universities and their role in a country at war with itself

Several new books ask whether it is fair that ostensibly meritocratic societies have granted such sweeping power to a small group of academic institutions, such as Stanford © New York Times/Redux /eyevine America’s elite universities have long been the envy of the world. American institutions hold the top five endowments, hold 8 of the top […]

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NISA Wins HM Union Trophy for Best Police Training Institution

Hyderabad: The National Industrial Security Academy (NISA), in Hakimpet, Hyderabad, has won the Union Home Secretary’s Trophy for ‘Best Police Training Institution for Training Listed Officers for year 2020-21”. This extraordinary feat for this academy was achieved during the tenure of the current Police Commissioner (PC) Hyderabad, CV Anand who was the former principal of […]

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Why universities have had record revenues in the midst of a pandemic — University Affairs

The CAUT chief fears that financial fundamentals will remain weak despite the windfall. Despite COVID-19-spurred closures, travel restrictions and reduced ancillary services, Canadian universities recorded record surplus revenues of $7.3 billion in 2020-21. According to a recent Statistics Canada report, this is the biggest boon since the agency began collecting such data two decades ago. […]

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Students challenge gender segregation rules at Iranian universities

Disregard for a rule that requires male and female students to eat separately in canteens is spreading through Iranian universities as civil disobedience to gender apartheid. On October 4, a few brave female students from the Faculty of Literature and Languages ​​of Allameh Tabatabi University in Tehran took off their headscarves, entered the boys’ canteen […]

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Research shows impact of Greater Manchester universities as civic university deal reaches milestone

“Whether it’s working with our higher education institutions to expand training and skills development opportunities or working with the private sector to drive inward investment in innovation in Greater Manchester, in coming together as a collective, we can be more than the sum of our parts. “Celebrating the first year of the civic university agreement […]

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Research at Australian universities should be driven by curiosity, not commerce | Brian Schmidt

In his new book, Wizards of Oz, Brett Mason chronicles two Australians who changed the course of world history with separate discoveries over a 100-day period in 1940. Mark Oliphant’s lab miniaturized radar and realized an atomic bomb was possible. Howard Florey distilled penicillin and showed it to be a miracle cure for infections. Oliphant’s […]

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UK universities face nationwide strike as pay and pension dispute escalates

Students at 150 UK universities are facing further disruption after faculty and staff voted in favor of a nationwide strike in an ongoing row over pay and pensions. The Universities and Colleges Union said on Monday that its members exceeded the 50% turnout threshold required for strike action in two separate ballots. The votes mark […]

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Malaysian students at tertiary institutions to get 5-day break from voting, companies urged to grant leave

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s Ministry of Higher Education has agreed to grant a five-day break from Nov. 17 for students at tertiary institutions to exercise their right to vote in the 15th general election, reports the Bernama news agency. The Director General of the Ministry of Higher Education, Husaini Omar, confirmed that a circular had […]

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Edinburgh Universities: Young disabled graduates from Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University hosted a unique graduation ceremony this week for a group of students who have successfully completed ENABLE’s Breaking Barriers programme. The groundbreaking initiative, created in 2018, enables young people who have a learning disability to access university life while being fully supported to thrive. Over the course of several months, a group […]

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Iranian universities are turning into a major battleground amid anti-government protests

Dozens of students demonstrated outside the Law School of Allameh Tabatabei University in Tehran on October 19, chanting “dishonourable, dishonorable”, as a government official addressed a conference inside. When government spokesman Ali Bahadori-Jahromi later came out, he was confronted by around 100 students. The official IRNA news agency said the official “appeared among the protesting […]

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The Best American Universities | Terry Mansfield

Choosing a university can be daunting, especially when looking at the best schools in the United States. Introduction This article will examine what you need to know about the best universities in the USA. Based on our research, we’ll cover the rankings, the criteria used to determine these rankings, and the pros and cons of […]

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CSCU Board of Trustees Set to Vote on College Tuition Hikes – NBC Connecticut

Thousands of students face potentially higher costs to attend school in Connecticut. On Thursday, education officials are expected to vote on tuition hikes for four state universities: Central, Eastern, Western and Southern Connecticut State University. This does not include UConn. “It’s frustrating. It’s annoying. It keeps happening,” said Central Connecticut State University student Adriana Mulet. […]

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Indian universities: why Indian universities should now unlearn and relearn

Higher education in India is facing a moment of judgment. It must reinvent itself to survive and thrive. A few trends are in place: * Increased gap between current curriculum and future industry needs and skills. * Rising middle class aspiration for quality education that is unattainable by global standards. * Reduced importance of formal […]

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National honors and demand from universities

According to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), ten years ago Nigeria experienced what was called the worst flood disaster. Ten years later, nothing has changed, and nothing has been done to prevent a repeat of the flood disaster, or steps taken to mitigate the impact of another flood disaster. Currently, cities in states along […]

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Tarun Kalia’s Revolutionary Stock Exchange Training Institution: Global Chartist

Advertising Global Chartist is an innovative integrated solutions company with over 8 years of expertise in stock market trading and investing. The goal of Global Chartist was started with the intention of teaching individuals to trade in the stock market and become independent stock traders using proven technical analysis methods. The Global Chartist team, led […]

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Meet Peter Chama who operates a health training facility in Zambia

Description of his business Petcha – Center for Complementary Medicine was registered as a business with PACRA, in 2014 as a trading name, and with the Health Professionals Council of Zambia as a health training institution. It is registered with the National Council of Science and Technology and the National Health Research Authority as a […]

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Universities in Bihar to regularize academic session till March 2023

The state government has requested all traditional universities in Bihar to regularize the academic session till March 2023 for the sake of the students. The university had to work on the ongoing exams until December itself. This commitment was reiterated by the University itself during the last meeting with the Minister of Education at the […]

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Air University Awards Associate Degrees to 73 PCA Students > Air Education and Training Command > Article Display

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama — The Air University recently awarded associate degrees to 73 civilian graduates from its Civil Associate Degree Program. The program is part of Civilian Leadership Development School, Ira C. Eaker Professional Development Center. Graduates earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in the Air Force Department of Leadership […]

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Enrollment breaks records at 5 Utah universities

SALT LAKE CITY – Five of Utah’s universities have announced record enrollment numbers for the fall 2022 semester. The University of Utah, Southern Utah University, Utah Tech University, Utah Valley University and Utah State University each saw an increase in enrollment from the previous year. Utah Valley University UVU saw a record enrollment of 43,099 […]

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Air University Awards Associate Degrees to 73 PCA Students > Maxwell Air Force Base > View

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama — The Air University recently awarded associate degrees to 73 civilian graduates from its Civil Associate Degree Program. The program is part of Civilian Leadership Development School, Ira C. Eaker Professional Development Center. Graduates earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in the Air Force Department of Leadership […]

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New Zealand universities overwhelm Scorpions

Universities in New Zealand gave South Zone Scorpions a lesson at the North Ground yesterday. The visiting team clinched a 38-18 victory in the single game. The match was still balanced, 18-12, at halftime, but the students had dominated the territory and that pressure took its toll in the second half. Universities coach Ray Fitiao […]

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ASUU suspends strike after eight months away from universities

After a six-hour meeting that began at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 13, ASUU suspended its 8-month strike Sources say the ASUU leadership making the decision, noted that the strike was conditionally suspended ASUU has been on strike since February 14 this year, sparking outrage among students and their parents across the country. FCT, Abuja- […]

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NS universities aren’t the only ones throwing out-of-control street parties. Here’s what others have done

As two Nova Scotia universities celebrate their homecoming this weekend, they are trying to solve the same problem facing schools in other provinces: wild parties. A joint press release from Acadia University and St. Francis Xavier University on Thursday afternoon says their events promote respectful and safe celebrations on campus with zero tolerance for large […]

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EDITO: The start of the academic year is special

The Associated Press Back to basics is a tradition for people, churches, cities, high schools and colleges. During the pandemic, homecomings of all types have been largely suspended. This fall, they are back in force. The universities of Orangeburg mark homecoming in October and November. Both institutions serve as beacons in the educational process for […]

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Patrick Brown’s campaign flyer shouldn’t have our logos, universities say

A campaign pamphlet by Patrick Brown touting his efforts for a Brampton university used the names and logos of several post-secondary schools without their permission, the Star has learned. At least two institutions, stressing that they must remain neutral in the election, have complained to Mayor Brown’s re-election campaign about the unauthorized use of widely […]

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The best universities in the world! Listen in Turkey »

According to the 2023 results of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, one of the most prestigious rating institutions in the world, Oxford continued its tradition and took its first place this year. Only 3 universities in Turkey entered the top 500. Times Higher Education (THE), one of the most prestigious rating institutions in […]

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FOUR state schools are in the top 10 for pupils receiving offers from Oxbridge – and all better than Eton

Four state schools feature in Oxbridge’s top 10 offerings – with the institution that is traditionally a favorite for prestigious universities, Eton State School, behind them in ninth place. The universities of Oxford and Cambridge are increasingly snubbing the all-boys college, while the top-performing state schools have high pass rates. Four high-performing public schools placed […]

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Karnataka Hijab Case Verdict: Hijab ban will continue in schools and colleges in the state, says minister

The Karnataka government said on Thursday that the High Court order upholding the ban on hijab in educational institutions in the state will continue pending a final ruling from the Supreme Court, which ruled today a split verdict on appeals challenging the restriction on girls and women wearing headscarves in schools. and colleges. The state’s […]