22 avril 2019

Business lobby yearns for a long-term view, but offers a contradictory wish list

The ConversationThere is much to consider when thinking about our future as a nation. We are a small, resource-rich, open economy facing a volatile global environment. We are particularly vulnerable to the impact of climate change. More...

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27 février 2019

The Higher-Education Lobby Comes to Madison

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. The Higher-Education Lobby Comes to Madison
Sara Goldrick-Rab, The Chronicle: The Conversation, February 26, 2013
I'm not sure whether 'the higher education lobby' refers to the author of this article, or the speaker being commented upon. Not a good start. Sara Goldrick-Rab posts a 'conversation' where she restates the case for MOOCs advanced by Molly Corbett Broad, president of the American Council of Education (ACE), and then criticizes it. More...

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09 janvier 2019

UUKi launch lobbying effort via report

By Patrick Atack. Springing from a toolkit originally designed for UUKi members, a new lobbying effort was launched by the UK’s international HE sector body over a central London breakfast, via a new report. More...

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07 janvier 2019

US Study consortia to lobby US Department of Commerce

By Claudia Civinini. A group of US study state consortia are lobbying the US Department of Commerce to maintain its services to education amid ‘warning signs’ that the support of education as a service export is no longer going to be part of the mandate for the US Commercial Service. More...

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English UK steps up lobby for EU students

By Claudia Civinini. English UK members have been asked to step up their lobbying efforts and join a campaign to spread awareness of the value of the ELT industry to the country. More...

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27 octobre 2018

Guide sur le lobbying normatif "Faite entendre votre voix"

Screenshot-2018-5-4 Direccte Nouvelle AquitaineCertaines entreprises ou organismes professionnels de la région Nouvelle-Aquitaine sont très actifs en matière de lobbying normatif. Il s’agit là d’une démarche d’intelligence économique qui permet de peser sur les décisions prises dans les comités normatifs nationaux (AFNOR), européen (CEN) ou internationaux (ISO). Plus...

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06 septembre 2018

La loi pour la liberté de choisir son avenir professionnel est publiée au JO

Alors que le Conseil Constitutionnel a rendu sa décision le 4 septembre, la loi pour la liberté de choisir son avenir professionnel est publiée ce jour.
Publication de la loi n° 2018-771 du 5 septembre 2018 pour la liberté de choisir son avenir professionnel
Publication de la décision n° 2018-769 DC du 4 septembre 2018 du Conseil Constitutionnel

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03 août 2018

Resignations at Virginia Over Appointment for Trump Official

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. When petitions and internal lobbying failed, two senior faculty members at the U of Virginia resigned in protest of a plum senior fellowship for a key Trump ally. More...

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31 juillet 2018

UK university accused of giving platform to Nord Stream 2 lobbyist

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianOne of the UK’s most prestigious universities is facing allegations that it is providing a platform for lobbying on behalf of the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline project between Germany and Russia. More...

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24 avril 2018

LSU officials lobby capitol for more stability in higher ed

University Business Magazine logoLouisiana State University leaders picked a good moment to celebrate their annual “LSU Day at the Capitol,” coming right after both Gov. John Bel Edwards and House Republicans proposed adding more money for TOPS scholarships back into next year’s budget. More...

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