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LATEST NEWS – INDIA
  • Union Cabinet approves scrapping of 'no-detention' policy in schools
    September 18, 2017
    NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the scrapping of the "no-detention policy" in schools till Class VIII. The cabinet also approved the Human Resource Development ministry's plan of creating 20 world-class institutions in the country. An enabling provision will be made in the...
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  • Higher education through digital transformation the only way forward in Young India
    September 18, 2017
    World over universities are disrupting and innovating on teaching and learning pedagogues. But in India, universities are still characterized by impractical learning, out-of-touch faculty, exorbitant fees (in private universities) and diminishing employment as job seekers outnumber opportunities. According to Harvard's Prof Clayton M. Christensen, Disruptive...
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  • Shri Ram School and ICEC Announce Upcoming Career Fair 2017
    September 17, 2017
      Friday, 17th Nov | 9:00am-1:00pm Dear Admissions and Recruitment officers, In our endeavour to provide wide ranging and diverse higher education learning opportunities to our students we at The Shri Ram School have scheduled our annual Career Fair at our campus on Friday, 17th November from 9:00am-1:00pm. Last four...
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  • Internships to be made must for engineering: AICTE chairman
    August 16, 2017
    From addressing underemployment among engineering graduates to handing them degrees only on completion of four months of internship , some overarching changes are in the pipeline in technical education in India, Anil Sahasrabuddhe , chairman, All India Council for Technical Education, tells Manash Pratim...
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  • IIT-M start-up bags $1 million order from Singapore firm
    August 16, 2017
    Manash Pratim Gohain | TNN | Aug 9, 2017, 02:38 AM IST NEW DELHI: A start-up born at the IIT-Madras Incubation Cell has bagged a million dollar order from a Singapore-based company to transfer technology used by its first two products. The key focus of...
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  • India's First Aviation University To Come Up At Fursatganj, Uttar Pradesh
    August 14, 2017
    New Delhi: The country's first aviation university at Fursatganj in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli district is all set for inauguration on August 18. Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju, his deputy Jayant Sinha, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Congress vice president and Amethi...
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LATEST NEWS – CANADA
  • Queen’s introduces unique Certificate for Social Impact for Professionals
    September 21, 2017
    Queen’s University’s Smith School of Business is offering a Certificate for Social Impact for Professionals, which it states is the first of its kind in Canada. The certificate was designed to meet the growing demand for business leaders who are “ready and willing to...
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  • McMaster to impose universal campus smoking ban
    September 21, 2017
    McMaster University has announced that it will ban all smoking on its campuses effective Jan. 1st, 2018. In a news release, the school says that the move will cover “all oral smoking devices” and make the school Ontario's first “100% tobacco and smoke-free campus.”...
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  • WLU opening new research office in Yellowknife
    September 21, 2017
    Wilfrid Laurier University has announced that it will open a research office in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories as part of an effort to further develop its national and international leadership in cold regions research. The office will be home to a year-round staff made up...
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  • Mohawk officially opens FANUC robotics lab
    September 21, 2017
    Mohawk College has formally opened its $3M FANUC robotics lab. CHCH repors that the college is the first school in Canada to have robots in the classroom that do not need protective barriers and to have students training on FANUC collaborative robots. Mohawk Mechanical Engineering Professor Emily...
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  • YorkU to become home to largest telescope on a Canadian university campus
    September 18, 2017
    York University is reportedly set to install the largest telescope on any university campus in Canada, thanks to a $500K donation from the Carswell Family Foundation. The donation will be matched by YorkU’s Faculty of Science for a $1M total contribution in support of the new...
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  • BVC becomes first AB college to receive accreditation for HR diploma program
    September 18, 2017
      Bow Valley College has announced that Chiu School of Business’ two-year diploma in Human Resources was recently accredited by Chartered Professionals in Human Resources) Alberta. BVC is reportedly the first college in AB to receive this distinction, which was awarded following a comprehensive audit...
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