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Workshops on open science contributed to more awareness and exchange of ideas
27 June 2022
As part of the RUN‑EU PLUS project and its Researcher Career Development Training Programme, two online workshops on open science principles and practices took place in June. They were provided by Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), University of Győr – Széchenyi István University (SZE), Polytechnic of Leiria, and NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden) and aimed to introduce everyone to Open Access, Research Data Management and FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable) Data.
Institutional FASAs Annual Meeting
7 June 2022
The first RUN‑EU Institutional FASAs Annual Meeting takes place at the Polytechnic of Leiria between 6-8 June 2022. The event brings together 13 lecturers, pedagogy experts, and learning designers from the alliance to discuss WP3 ongoing tasks and plans, deepen interinstitutional cooperation, and foster pedagogical innovation at all RUN‑EU institutions. During the event in Leiria, representatives from each university will be able to present the work done by their Institutional FASA and explain how it is organised within their higher education institution.
RUN‑EU attended the EURASHE 31st Annual Conference
27 May 2022
RUN‑EU attended the 31st Annual Conference ‘Next Generation PHE: Skills relevance, Inclusion, Digitalisation, Innovation’, organised by EURASHE (European Association of Institutions in Higher Education), which took place on 23 and 24 May 2022 in Brussels. Prof Ana Sargento, Vice-President of the Polytechnic of Leiria, represented RUN‑EU at the conference and took part in the panel discussion ‘Alliances within the European Education Area – European Universities: Coordination, Opportunities, and Challenges’.
Researcher Career Development Training Programme 2022
20 May 2022
RUN‑EU PLUS is organising the Researcher Career Development Training Programme 2022 to support RUN‑EU researchers in identifying their research skills and personal career paths and encourage inter-sectoral and international mobility. Each workshop will focus on different aspects of researcher skills, career paths and working environments.
Institutional Visit to the Polytechnic of Leiria
19 May 2022
The Polytechnic of Leiria (Portugal) hosted a RUN‑EU Institutional Visit between 9 and 13 May 2022. The event brought together over 60 delegates from the seven universities of the alliance, including Rectors/Presidents/CEOs, members of the RUN‑EU Management Committee, students, researchers, and academics, to deepen interinstitutional cooperation and explore possibilities for collaboration in education and research.
First RUN‑EU Double Degree Programme agreed for bachelor’s students in International Business
21 April 2022
The Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) and the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV) have agreed on creating the first RUN‑EU Double Degree Programme for bachelor students in International Business from both institutions.
Mobility Week at FHV and launch of EMIC
4 April 2022
More than 30 mobility experts from the seven RUN‑EU universities met at the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (Austria) from 28 to 31 March 2022. After previous online meetings, this was the first opportunity to get to know each other in person and to further deepen the cooperation. The launch of the European Mobility Innovation Centre (EMIC) was an important achievement for RUN‑EU. EMIC will work as a competence centre in the field of mobility innovation, similar to the international services / mobility offices of RUN‑EU.
Ninety policy recommendations were submitted to the EU
29 March 2022
The 90 policy recommendations drafted by the students who attended the Inaugural Session of the European Student Assembly (ESA) were published on the platform of the Conference on the Future of Europe. The proposals resulted from debates that gathered 275 students, representing 38 European University alliances, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on 3 and 4 March.
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