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EUA Conference: April 3-4, Brussels

EUA Annual Conference 2014

EUA Conference:  Changing Landscapes in Learning and Teaching, is hosted by Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Belgium on April 3-4, 2014.

European higher education has been in constant flux for well over a decade. However, some voices are predicting that the real revolution still lies ahead. Labour market demands and technological innovation are often cited as factors triggering change, with MOOCs, growth in private for-profit providers and increased global competition between institutions and countries given as evidence that disruptive change is already underway. Fears are being voiced that universities could run the risk of losing significance, if they continue to follow current learning and teaching models, which, some argue, may be unable to respond to the urgent need for more and better higher education at lower costs.

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UCISA2014 Conference: 26-28 March, Brighton

UCISA2014 Conference, 26-28 March, Brighton

The Conference programme continues to include the wide range of popular Business and University Showcases as well as the formal poster session to give you the opportunity to share some of the innovations and excellence in practice from your institution with your colleagues and peers from across the sector.

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New MOOCs from Virchow-Villermé Institute already opened

New MOOCs from Virchow-Villermé Institute already opened.

MOOC: Fighting against Outbreaks of Emerging Infectious Diseases is available here in English, French and soon German.

One of the Centre Virchow-Villerméis major objectives is to gather MOOCs dedicated to the field of public health and global health. The Centre Virchow-Villermé welcomes courses delivered by various institutions.