New Workshop Series on Journalism and Media Studies by the AAU Kicks Off

 Association of African Universities News The Association of African Universities (AAU) has started a new workshop series on Journalism and Media Studies in response to demands by some stakeholders for attention to be paid to this area.  Looking at the needs analysis report, the AAU, through its Workshops Unit, realized that offering such a workshop would yield an opportunity to reconfigure and rejuvenate Journalism and the associated specialized areas degree programmes offered in African Higher and Tertiary Education. Through the AAU Workshops Coordinator, Dr Violet Makuku, an arrangement was made…

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SNU Secures Class Operation Safety in the Fall 2021 Semester by Increasing Rapid COVID-19 Testing

Seoul National University News SNU collected through direction communication with the students the opinions of the SNU members to enhance the effects of education, and determined the basic principle for the classes in the second semester of the year 2021 as “implementing face-to-face classes within the scope of the governmental disease-prevention guidelines and the available resources of individual colleges (graduate schools),” preparing the second semester with substantial disease-prevention measures including the increase of the rapid PCR test applications. Rapid PCR testing currently operated in SNU The rapid PCR testing, which…

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U of T moves up one spot to 22nd globally in latest Shanghai university rankings

U of Toronto News (photo by Daria Perevenzentsev) The University of Toronto has climbed one spot to 22nd in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities, achieving its highest position globally since the ranking began in 2003. The annual rankings by ShanghaiRanking Consultancy also saw U of T retain its position as Canada’s top university while ranking sixth among public universities in North America and 11th among public universities globally. The 2021 edition of the rankings looked at more than 2,000 universities around the world and assessed them based on research impact, quality of…

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[ACSPN] 2021 Conference Countdown Series (6): Change of Venue

ANACSPN Nigeria <info@acspn.com.ng>Thu 8/19/2021 4:43 PM Dear All, Greetings. In response to stakeholder request, the venue of the 8th Annual Conference of the Association of Communication Scholars & Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN) on “Media and Citizens Participation in Governance for Accountability and Peace in Society “, and holding from September 1-2, 2021, has been moved to Nabo Graham-Douglas Law Auditorium, Rivers State University, Nkpolu-Oroworukwo, Port Harcourt, Mile 3, Port Harcourt. This would be the first time an ACSPN Annual Conference would be held outside a hotel venue, but it is a decision based on the quality of facilities available, and…

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