Higher Education

Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien: The Prize in Economic Sciences 2019 - Their Research is Helping Fight Poverty

MALMÖ, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory ofAlfred Nobel 2019 to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer. The research conducted by this year's Laureates has conside...

2019-10-15 00:42 177

Urkund Awarded Nationwide Contract in India

India seeks to elevate research and innovation with historic global tender STOCKHOLM, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Urkund, a Swedish technology firm with expertise in text analysis powered by machine learning, was recently awarded the nationwide contract to supply all universities inIndia with ...

2019-10-14 19:41 220

Sino-British Co-operation in Forefront at CEIBS London Forum

LONDON, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Around 250 scholars, entrepreneurs and senior executives fromChina and the UK shared their views on new openings in the Chinese market for British firms onOctober 2 at the CEIBS Insights UK Forum inLondon. CEIBS leaders and professors also joined in the discus...

2019-10-08 18:54 241

Minister for Higher Education and Research Matilda Ernkrans to Open STS Forum in Japan

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Minister for Higher Education and ResearchMatilda Ernkrans travels to Japan Friday, 4 October. Her programme will include holding an opening address at the Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum on Sunday. The majority of the visit will take place in...

2019-10-05 06:37 674

Matilda Ernkrans to Visit Japan With Focus on Climate and Environment

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Minister for Higher Education and ResearchMatilda Ernkrans will travel to Japan today, 4 October. Her programme will include a meeting with Japanese Prime MinisterShinzo Abe, and holding the opening address at the Science and Technology in Society (STS) for...

2019-10-04 22:23 793

Are the Economic Winds of Uncertainty Beginning to Blow? Latest Global Research From Universum Reveals Growing Divide Among Gen Z Students

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tariffs, trade wars, climate change and more. According to the latest global annual World's Most Attractive Employers (WMAE) research from Universum, the career aspirations of a growing portion of students are being influenced by economic uncertainty. Clearl...

2019-10-04 20:00 964

Strategy Execution Joins Forces With Duke Corporate Education to Expand Professional Certificate Programmes for Project Leaders

Partnership delivers innovative learning options designed to shape the future of project leadership, help professionals upskill and remain competitive in their careers ARLINGTON, Virginia, Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TwentyEighty Strategy Execution Inc., the global authority in project leader...

2019-10-03 07:15 335

Inc. Magazine names TEACH-NOW Founder Dr. Emily Feistritzer To Top Ten Groundbreaker List

Seventy-eight year old founder of teacher education startup also named to top 100 entrepreneur list by Fast Company NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TEACH-NOW, which challenged the traditional teacher education model eight years ago with its innovative combination of online and classroom i...

2019-10-02 23:33 382

Jelurida and Ardor Blockchain Contribute to ITU Standardization Efforts in Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT)

LUGANO, Switzerland, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Jelurida is proud to share the reports of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU-T) Focus Group on Application...

2019-10-02 19:28 380

Interoperable Technologies Enable Learning Management System Vendors to Address Wider Markets

Scalability, flexibility, and future-proofing to create additional growth opportunities for vendors, finds Frost & Sullivan SANTA CLARA, California, Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As end users increasingly demand added functionality and improved user experience from their learning management system...

2019-10-01 23:59 315

Winners of the Moscow Workshops ICPC Programming Training Camps Named in Singapore

MOSCOW, Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The only Russian team of 3 programmers has won at the student practice inSingapore in Division A, where participants are preparing for the final of the prestigious ICPC sport programming contest. Discover Singapore 2019 programming training camps came to finis...

2019-10-01 08:00 370

CKGSB Hosts ASEAN Global Leadership Programme in China

SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With bilateral trade between ASEAN nations andChina valued at $514.8 billion USD, the appetite for business education is also rising. Thirty-nine business leaders and senior government officials from the ASEAN region participated in the ASEAN Global Leader...

2019-09-30 13:12 284

QS Global MBA & Business Masters Rankings 2020

Revealed: the qualifications most in-demand amongst employers around the world  LONDON, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wharton School and Stanford share the top spot in this year'sQS World University Rankings: Global Full-Time MBA 20 20 with n...

2019-09-26 03:30 744

Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business Publishes Book on 10 Top Chinese Companies and How Their Transformation is Changing the Economy

SHANGHAI, Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With intensifying trade tensions and slowing GDP growth,China is transforming itself to meet the challenges ahead. With this in mind,Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)--China's leading independent bu...

2019-09-25 09:07 956

LONGi creates economic benefits and educational opportunities to Hong Kong's Li Po Chun United World College

HONG KONG, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong, one of the 18 United World Colleges, has built the largest campus solar project in a school setting with a total capacity of 403kW, in cooperation withHong Kong-based Widex Technology Development Ltd. In resp...

2019-09-24 16:06 872

SEMI, SUNY Poly Awarded $6 Million National Science Foundation Grant for Pilot Program to Grow Electronics Industry Talent Pipeline

MILPITAS, California and ALBANY, New York and UTICA, New York, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing and design supply chain, andSUNY Polytechnic Institute today announced that they have been awarded a$6 million grant from ...

2019-09-23 22:00 805

MOU Signing Ceremony between Leadership and Management Institute and Wuchang University of Technology

WUHAN, China, Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership and Management Institute ("LMI"), an expert in university admission and higher education coaching, and Wuchang University of Technology ("WUT") had signed a memorandum of understanding embarking on a LMI's through-train program to send the t...

2019-09-20 09:00 1265

Indonesian Ambassador Discusses Economic Opportunity, Global Trade Skirmishes at UVA Darden

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia, Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the Asia monetary crisis of 1997, Indonesia — riven by social unrest and a collapsing economy — was on the brink of disintegration. In 2019, the sprawling archipelago — the world's fourth most populous country — has a solid...

2019-09-20 01:19 1111

QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020

Announced: world's top 500 universities for launching student careers LONDON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global higher education think-tank QS Quacquarelli Symonds have named the world's top 500 universities for nurturing graduate employability. The2020 QS Graduate Employability Rankings

2019-09-19 13:25 1223

GSA at the Forefront of Student Wellbeing Through Design

Student Happiness and Success through Wellbeing-Centric Residential Design LONDON, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GSA has launched a ground-breaking pilot project on Global Wellbeing, which aims to improve student wellbeing in the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) sector. As the global l...

2019-09-18 05:00 1141
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