Actualités

Canada’s academic community takes on the world

Anglais seulement. “In an age where many nations are turning inward, it’s more important than ever to reach across borders and build a better world. It’s with this mission in mind that a growing number…

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How colleges and institutes are building Canada’s brand and a better world

Anglais seulement. Many Canadians are familiar with the essential work that colleges and institutes do in providing vocational training to support the demands of the labour market, but fewer might know about how these same…

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Students reach beyond their institutions to spread education around the globe

Anglais seulement. “For many, offering on-campus tutoring services to students in Canada falls under a different category of support than sending these same students around the world to support partners in developing countries. But for…

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Spreading one of the world’s greatest post-secondary systems across borders

Anglais seulement. “‘Our country is facing a challenge, and we think your school can help.’ This was the substance of what Fanshawe College President Peter Devlin heard in April of 2015, when he was invited…

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What internationalization means to three higher ed leaders

Anglais seulement. “Mention the word “internationalization” to Canadian higher ed professionals and many will immediately think of international student recruitment. Others might think of the benefits that having more international students on campus can provide…

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How Canadian higher ed is building trust and improving lives around the globe

Anglais seulement. “A farmer in his late forties winces as he pulls off his shoe, exposing the black and red colouring of a diabetic foot ulcer. The affliction has been plaguing him for months. He’s…

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Canadian academics reach across borders to transform global health

Anglais seulement. “Public health is a lynchpin of Canadian society, impacting the lives of countless community members on a daily basis. But in many parts of the developing world, a public health system of this…

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Doctorat honoris causa pour notre ami Steven Davis

En anglais seulement. On June 15, 2018, Carleton University honoured Steven Davis, founder of AWB, with an honorary degree.  Steven was recognized “for his valuable contribution to the promotion of higher education in developing countries…

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How post-secondary institutions support positive change around the world

“’What have you done to make the world a better place?’ It’s a question we all ask ourselves at some point in our lives. It’s also the question driving some of the most important work…

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Une annonce à propos d’USF

Annonce d’un appui financier à USF sur le site Web de la Fondation R. Howard Webster. Détails ici! Merci à cet organisme généreux!

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Blogues des bénévoles

May 29, 2018 – Volunteer Blog from Nepal

En anglais seulement. PAHS (Patan Academy of Health Sciences) established a master’s program in Public Health last year, with a view to improving underlying health conditions across the country through public health programs. In 2016,…

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February 9, 2018 – Volunteer blog from Malawi

En anglais seulement. My goodness – our third and final week in Malawi! Our work with the Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN) faculty, students and key stakeholders has flown by. This past week, Pammla and…

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February 2, 2018 – Volunteer blog from Malawi

En anglais seulement. Our second week in Malawi has been characterized by a hands-on approach to the ongoing research capacity building we are doing together here at Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN). Monday and Tuesday,…

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January 26, 2018 – Volunteer blog from Malawi

En anglais seulement. Our first week in Malawi has been very busy, and the Dean of Nursing, Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN), Dr. Gertrude Mwalabu, Dr. Pammla Petrucka and I feel that we have exceeded…

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Postes de bénévoles

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