Professor Shearer West, President of the University of Nottingham - 'Universities are an essential part of the solution in post-Covid recovery'
Professor Shearer West, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Nottingham reflects on the the ability of universities to adapt to new circumstances and their essential part of the solution in post-Covid recovery.
Universitas 21 Gilbert Medal Medal Presentation Delayed by COVID-19
Professor Agarwal was due to be presented with his award at U21’s Annual General Meeting and Presidential Symposium at the University of Zurich in May, but the current global pandemic sadly saw the face to face event cancelled.
U21 launches new Researcher Resilience Fund
U21's Researcher Resilience Fund aims to support the development of the network’s PhD and early career researchers. This fund is specifically designed to develop researchers' capability and capacity to work digitally or virtually in order to adapt to life as a researcher post-COVID-19.
U21 Awards Honour Advocates of Global Collaboration from UC Davis and The University of Auckland
The 2020 U21 Awards have been won by remarkable leaders; Dr Diana Farmer from the University of California, Davis and Lydie Faure-Kilgannon from The University of Auckland.
The U21 Awards recognise individual or team efforts in a U21 university, particularly the development of innovative or extraordinary projects within international Higher Education. The Awards celebrate the work of individuals who demonstrate a true global vision in higher education, who have furthered effective international opportunities for students and staff and improved collaboration within the university and with external partners.