EUA seeks new Secretary General, Lesley Wilson to step down
The European University Association (EUA) is in the process of renewing its leadership, notably by appointing a new Secretary General to succeed Lesley Wilson, who will step down after 19 years of remarkable service. EUA plays a crucial role in…
Call for admission to Ph.D. programme, 35th cycle – Roma Tre University
Roma Tre University has launched the Call for admission to the 35th cycle of the Ph.D. programme. One scholarship is reserved for foreign students. Applications will expire on 24 July, 2019 (2PM CET).
Re-elected President and Vice-president of EURASHE
EURASHE President Stéphane Lauwick and Vice-President Prof. Ulf-Daniel Ehlers were re-elected as President and Vice-President for the next 2 years mandate at EURASHE Board during the General Assembly meeting which took place on the 15th of May, 2019 in Budapest.
Call for Papers: 28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning
ICDE is looking for participants willing to present digital posters, lightening talks, concise papers, and full papers at the ICDE World Conference on Online Learning. The conference theme is Transforming Lives and Societies. The abstract submission deadline is 1 March,…
Report from the ICDE Working Group on The Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials (ADCs) Now Available
In 2018, ICDE invited members to submit an Expression of Interest for participating in the Working Group on the Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials. The working group was appointed and has now delivered its report: Report of the…
Call for Chapter Proposals: The Future of Academic Research in Higher Education
An edited volume by Dr. Enakshi Sengupta and Dr. Patrick Blessinger, Emerald Group Publishing and International HETL Association. Submission Deadline: 20 March, 2019. Read more...
Ten Key Facts About Blockchains
Learn how blockchains are used in higher education to support e-portfolios, secure academic credentials, connect students to tutors, support lifelong learning and more! Ten Key Facts About Blockchains is the fifth in a series by Contact North I Contact Nord…
2018 Annual Survey of Online, Digital and Distance Learning in Canadian Post-Secondary Education
Learn more about the increasing role online learning plays in Canadian post-secondary education in Tracking Online and Digital Learning in Canada, just released by the Canadian Digital Learning and Research Association.
28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning
The 28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning will be organized in Dublin, Ireland, on 3-7 November 2019 by the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) and the National Institute for Digital Learning (NIDL). The conference theme is…
Kindness in leadership
‘Kindness’ is seldom mentioned as a desirable leadership trait in MBA or executive programmes but it can have enormous benefits for organisations. Gay Haskins and Lalit Johri argue that it’s time we all became more kindly. Read more...