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  • Gender Equality in Academia and Research? Getting there!

    Gender Equality is identified as a continued problem in the EU, with women suffering a great deal of disparity in access to leadership positions as compared to their male counterparts, also in the academic world. SPEAR (Supporting and Implementing Plans for Gender Equality in Academia and Research) is a structured response to this situation.  

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    Published: January 30, 2020 | By: YERUN Office

    First LINK EDU-RES project meeting took place at Maastricht University

    On the 5th of November, the first meeting of the the Erasmus+ funded project Joint Programmes at Doctorate Level in a European university network: Linking Education and Research towards the European Education Area (Link EDU-RES) took place at Maastricht University. 

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    Published: December 19, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    UAB research: How ancient microbes created massive ore deposits and set the stage for early life on Earth

    New international research with participation of the Universidad Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) reveals the vital role that Precambrian-eon microbes may have played in two of the early Earth’s biggest mysteries: the generation of massive accumulations of iron and the staging of favorable envrionmental conditions for life under a dim sun. The study has been published in Science […]

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    Published: December 18, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    BUDS (Building Up Digital Strategists) – First project partners meeting

    Between 20 and 23 November, the first meeting for the EU-funded BUDS (Building Up Digital Strategists) project took place at the University of Rome Tor Vergata. Participants from the five partner universities (Rome Tor Vergata University, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Eastern Finland, University Nova de Lisboa and University of Antwerp) met to […]

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    Published: December 9, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    A dedicated action for the EIT to promote innovation capacity development in European Higher Education? Yes, please!

    EU Member states are currently discussing the legislation for the EIT and its Strategic Innovation Agenda. The proposed dedicated action for EIT to boost innovation capacity in universities beyond the KICs is being questioned. Read more why a positive spill-over of the EITs education agenda to a wider community is timely and relevant, and how it can […]

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    Published: November 21, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    A dedicated action for the EIT to promote innovation capacity development in European Higher Education? Yes, please!

    EU Member states are currently discussing the legislation for the EIT and its Strategic Innovation Agenda. The proposed dedicated action for EIT to boost innovation capacity in universities beyond the KICs is being questioned. Read more why a positive spill-over of the EITs education agenda to a wider community is timely and relevant, and how it can […]

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    Published: November 21, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    Inclusive and open: this is how the EIT could support innovative higher education all over Europe

    The proposed legislation published by the European Commission (EC) on 11 July reinforces the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT), enabling it to impact on innovation policy in member states and on the performance and funding of European institutes of higher education (HEI).  YERUN previously advocated more openness of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs), […]

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    Published: September 9, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    Inclusive and open: this is how the EIT could support innovative higher education all over Europe

    The proposed legislation published by the European Commission (EC) on 11 July reinforces the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT), enabling it to impact on innovation policy in member states and on the performance and funding of European institutes of higher education (HEI).  YERUN previously advocated more openness of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs), […]

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    Published: September 9, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    Seize our Common Future: Joint Call for an Ambitious Horizon Europe Budget

    YERUN has joined efforts again with more than a dozen European organisations to call for an ambitious Horizon Europe budget that would invest in excellent, cross-border research and innovation (R&I). This investment is essential to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and to build a prosperous future for European society. #EUInvestInKnowledge

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    Published: July 25, 2019 | By: YERUN Office

    Staff exchange strengthens long-standing collaboration between University of Konstanz and University of Essex

    For the sixth time already, administrative staff from the University of Konstanz and the University of Essex exchanged views, experiences and expertise: Between 24 and 28 March, the Konstanz Essex Staff Week took place at the scenic Lake Constance. Fifteen colleagues from the Professional Services in Essex visited their German partners to get to know […]

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    Published: June 13, 2019 | By: YERUN Office
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