11 décembre 2017

New web tool launched to promote university-business collaboration

Résultat de recherche d'images pour A new online platform to promote and enable university-business collaboration, konfer, has been officially launched by Professor Sir Mark Walport, Chief Executive Designate of UK Research and Innovation. Including well over a million pieces of data including research, researchers, facilities, equipment, funding and support, the online tool has been designed to help businesses find opportunities for collaboration. More...

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REF sub-panel chairs announced

Résultat de recherche d'images pour The key role of each sub-panel chair is to lead their sub-paneI in developing criteria for the assessment and in consistently applying assessment standards. The chair will also play a key role in engaging with the UK higher education sector on the REF.
A full list of the sub-panel chairs for each of the 34 sub-panel areas is available. More...

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Student representatives discuss higher education policies at their 73rd General Assembly (Board meeting)

ESU OnlineIn Spring 2018, student representatives will gather for the General Assembly (Board Meeting 74) in Slovenia and for the 35th European Students’ Convention in Estonia. In Autumn 2018, the General Assembly (Board Meeting) will be held in Montenegro and the 36th European Student Convention in Austria. More...

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BizMOOC launches its second course: How to generate innovative ideas and make them work

ESU OnlineBizMOOC in partnership with European Students’ Union (ESU) is launching a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The course is online, free of charge and anyone can register and follow it at his/her own pace.
The course is focused on the creation of innovative ideas, how to develop them, and also how to sell these ideas. More...

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Student representatives from across Europe discuss strategic direction of European Students’ Union in Jerusalem

ESU OnlineStudent representatives across Europe are discussing higher education policies and new strategic priorities for the upcoming 3 years during their 73rd General Assembly (Board meeting) taking place from 29 November to 3 December 2017, in Jerusalem. The meeting was preceded by the Seminar "Academia 2.0: Innovation, entrepreneurship and linking networks" organised by the National Union of Students in Israel (NUIS). More...

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ESU and Quality Assurance stakeholders at EQAF 2017

ESU OnlineFrom 23 to 25 November 2017, the 12th edition of European Quality Assurance (EQAF), took place in Riga, Latvia with the attendance of 450 participants: staff members from higher education institutions and quality assurance agencies, students, researchers and policy makers. More...

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21 Asia-Europe Foundation Summer University (ASEFSU21) is calling for participants!

ESU OnlineThe Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is calling for participants for its 21st Edition of ASEF Summer University (ASEFSU21). The main theme of this edition will be ‘Youth with Disabilities: Shaping inclusive ASEM Societies’.
ASEF will welcome Asian and European students and young professionals willing to create a better and more inclusive society for young people with disabilities. This is a 2-week innovative experience that combines practical and theoretical knowledge. More...

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Quality Assurance in Czechia and Students’ New Role

ESU OnlineStudents in the Czech Republic now have a brand-new competence. They can influence the processes of accreditation in an unprecedented way. Until 2016, students were often invited and could observe and comment on the accreditation process, but they were not a part of the decision making. Now, the law orders that students must take an active role. There is a student representative in the accreditation authority, in each evaluation committee and in a university-established quality-assurance boards (if the university aims for an institutional accreditation). More...

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ESU at the closing conference of ESPAQ project

ESU OnlineOn  14 November 2017, European Students Union (ESU) attended the closing conference of the Erasmus + co-funded project ‘Enhancing Students Participation in Quality Assurance in Armenian Higher Education’ (ESPAQ) in Yerevan, Armenia. More...

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Bringing citizens and science together – ESU part of new Horizon2020 project – SciShops

ESU OnlineThe European Students’ Union (ESU) is part of the new Horizon2020 project – SciShops. The project started in September 2017 and will promote and prove the benefits of starting a science shop for every type of organisation, but also the advantages civil society gains from being involved in science through community-based participatory research. More...

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