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Unemployed US Youth Struggling due to Lack of Higher Education

Unfortunately, the American youth is struggling with low national unemployment. The current unemployment rate for 18-24-year-olds is 17 percent, whereas the general unemployment rate is 3.8 percent (Brookings Institution). Most of the unemployed…

Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development

With the Green Talents International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) promotes international networking on an innovative level. Minister Anja Karliczek, who…

AI and Robotics are the Future & Work Skills are Changing

Everyone seems to have noticed the changes. The '4th Industrial Revolution', as it is called, aside from all the excitement, is also challenging us to redefine work skills. "To take full advantage of these opportunities, we need to spend…

Information Tour: "Germany Today"

The information tour "Germany Today" which was conceptualized and implemented by the German Academic Exchange Service. It is designed to introduce participants to the landscape of German education. It includes a summary of the entire higher…

Call for Projects: Together Moving Forward

The European Students' Union is looking for projects that empower "positive refugee-host interactions" all over Europe. The small-grants programme is called 'Together Moving Forward' and was launched in 2016. University students and refugees…

THE IAU Annual Report 2018: International Association of Universities

Higher Education is going through troubling times due to social and political turbulence. The fundamental values of Higher Education - "university autonomy, academic freedom, equity in access and success, ethics and solidarity", as Hilligje…