Community engagement news

Ireland: New framework for measuring community engagement in higher education

Ireland has launched a new national guide to help higher education institutions measure the impact of their civic and community engagement.
July 17, 2018

EUA 2018 Annual Conference: Engaged and responsible universities shaping Europe

The University of Zurich welcomed 400 EUA members on 5-6 April to discuss the pivotal role of universities in generating knowledge, developing intercultural understanding and fostering civic engagement through their core missions.
March 13, 2018

Rankings and community engagement of higher education

Since the TEFCE project considers how community engagement in higher education can be assessed and measured, we provide a list of articles that have debated whether community engagement should (or could) be linked to international rankings in higher education.
October 1, 2018

IAU Conference 2018: Higher Education for Societal Impact

The University of Malaya is co-organising the IAU 2018 International Conference which will take place from 13-15 November 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The conference will address the theme ‘Higher education partnerships for societal impact’.
September 10, 2018

EUA: University leaders from Europe, Canada and the US discuss the civic role of universities

On 1-4 July about 30 university presidents from Canada, Europe and the United States convened to address the timely theme “Higher education and its communities: openness, democracy and engagement”.
July 16, 2018

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