24 août 2018

Rapid change in the Latino education landscape

University Business Magazine logoWhen I was part of the Metropolitan State University(MSU) administrative community, I had to be especially aware of our enrollment trends because we were very dependent on them to finance much of our developing infrastructure and innovations necessary to serve our student body. More...

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06 août 2018

Minority SafePack: we have got the validated signatures; we need to secure the support of the majority

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"It’s official: the Minority SafePack is a successful European Citizen’s Initiative. National authorities in 27 Member States have verified the signed statements of support and validated 1,121,090 of them.  The final number will be tallied as soon as the French authorities will announce the number of signatures they validated. More...

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FUEN Congress 2018 set to begin next week in Leeuwarden, Ljouwert

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"The Federal Union of European Nationalities (FUEN) will have its 63rd Annual Congress in Leeuwarden Ÿ Ljouwert, the Netherlands, between 20-24 June 2018. More...

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Minority rights are not extra rights and are not a privilege

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Two decades after the adoption of the Council of Europe legal instruments we must honestly admit that the two legal instruments have not yet achieved their initial aim to make possible for minorities to exercise their rights and enjoy the freedoms from the principles included in the Framework Convention – stated the president of the FUEN in Strasbourg, at the conference organised on the occasion of celebrating twenty years since the adoption of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities and the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages. More...

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FUEN Congress 2018: European minorities want a pact with the majority

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"FUEN asks majority communities from all over Europe to join the movement for minority rights, to listen to the national minorities and language groups without prejudices, to help them becoming EU citizens with equal rights. “We need to work together on a local, regional and European level, as we aim to put minority agenda on the European agenda”, says the document. More...

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We have the million, we have the answers: celebrating the success of the Minority SafePack Inititative at the FUEN Congress

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Members of the Citizens’ Initiative, leaders of FUEN member organisations and representatives of other partners involved in the successful campaign of the Minority SafePack Initiative discussed the story of the initiative and the steps to follow next at FUEN’s 63rd annual Congress in Leeuwarden/Ljouwert. More...

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1,128,385 certified signatures for the Minority SafePack Initiative

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"It’s official: the Minority SafePack is a successful European Citizens’ Initiative. National authorities in all 28 Member States of the European Union have verified the signed statements of support and validated a total number of 1,128,385 signatures. It is now also certified that the MSPI managed to reach the national threshold in 11 member states: Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Latvia, Spain, Denmark, Croatia, Slovenia, Lithuania and Italy. More...

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Croatian Chairmanship underlines the importance of dialogue with national minority representatives

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomMinorities and Minority Languages in a Changing Europe” in Strasbourg on 18-19 June on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the entry into force of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities and the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages, the two key treaties of the Council of Europe in this area. More...

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02 août 2018

Survey: Presidents at Minority-Serving Institutions Can Engage More With Students on Social Media

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Many presidents at minority-serving institutions engage with students in a relatively limited number of ways -- mostly photo opportunities, hosting service events like food drives and at social activities like sporting events and student government meetings, according to a new report released Tuesday by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions. More...

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01 août 2018

More minority Indiana college students are graduating on time

University Business Magazine logoFor African-American and Hispanic students looking to complete their education, 23.2 percent were able to wrap it up within four years, an annual Indiana Commission for Higher Education report said. More...

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