CONAHEC News and Information

Miércoles, Ene. 15, 2020

Canada’s university community is stunned and in mourning as the scope of the tragedy becomes clear from the crash of a Ukraine International Airlines flight outside of Tehran on January 8. Dozens of students, professors and researchers from at least 18 universities from Victoria to Halifax have been identified among the victims.

Jueves, Dic. 19, 2019

There is no denying the zeitgeist that a golden age in the internationalisation of higher education has ended. Evidence suggests that the quality of our efforts have not matched the quantity of attention and resources devoted to them, prompting many to question internationalisation’s value and purpose. 

Leaders are faced with an existential dilemma, asking:

• What can be done to change disappointing outcomes?
• How should we do things differently?
• Why do we internationalise anyway?

Jueves, Dic. 19, 2019

Xenophobia, radicalisation, anti-intellectualism, hate speech, populism, globalisation of the labour market, environmental change, global warming… These are only some of the major issues facing societies today. Related topics are the rise of the ultra-right, the Brexit crisis, the retreat to nationalism and trade wars, continued inequalities worldwide, and floods, droughts and other impacts of climate change. 

Jueves, Dic. 05, 2019

El Fondo de Innovación 100.000 Strong in the Americas se complace en anunciar el lanzamiento del Fondo de Innovación Concurso entre los Estados Unidos y México para la inclusión económica y financiera y la sostenibilidad agrícola para disminuir la desigualdad de 2019. Esta convocatoria se realiza con el apoyo deFundación Banorte, Fundación Gruma, y el Departamento de Estado de los Estados Unidos.

Periodo de solicitud: el 21 de noviembre de 2019 - el 2 de marzo de 2020

Jueves, Dic. 05, 2019

The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund is pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 U.S.-Mexico Innovation Fund Competition for Economic and Financial Inclusion and Agricultural Sustainability for Inequality Reduction to promote academic exchange and training opportunities. This competition is graciously supported by Fundación Banorte, Fundación Gruma, and the U.S. Department of State.

Application Period: November 21, 2019 - March 2, 2020

Miércoles, Nov. 27, 2019

Ryerson has launched a five-year internationalization strategy to increase international student enrollment, create partnerships and expand on their research, according to Ryerson president Mohamed Lachemi.  

The strategy was officially launched on Oct. 31 at Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone (DMZ) Sandbox on the third floor of the Sheldon and Tracy Levy Learning Centre (SLC).  The strategy is organized with six priorities: innovation, incubation and entrepreneurship; global learning, research collaboration, projects and capacity building and international students.

Miércoles, Nov. 27, 2019

Democratization of higher education and responsible internationalization: Bridging the gap towards an accessible and inclusive education

Miércoles, Nov. 27, 2019

 

Cada año, Eduniversal Business Schools realiza un ranking de las 1.000 mejores escuelas de negocios en 154 países.

El ranking elaborado por Eduniversal Business Schools Ranking 2019 empresa de clasificación universitaria de la consultora y agencia calificadora Smbg especializada en educación superior destacó seis de las mejores escuelas de negocios de Colombia.

Miércoles, Nov. 27, 2019

Over one million international students are currently studying in the United States. While their economic contributions to this country tend to be a primary focus, they also bring cultural, political, and historical perspectives that help build vibrant, diverse campus communities.

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