Latest news from the Association of Commonwealth Universities

The latest newsletter includes

  1.  A letter about the critical need for climate action and some supporting research opportunities
  2. How you can support a social media campaign #UnisForOurPlanet – download a social media kit to highlight the important work being done to tackle climate change
  3. ACU Fellowship opportunities

    “The fellowships facilitate collaboration at a distance and the creation of valuable new partnerships between member universities in different countries. From climate action to engineering, we have a wide variety of fellowships available in 2021 across different fields for ACU member university staff.”

  4.  Higher Education and the SDGs Challenge Grants – applications now open
  5. Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships – applications now open
  6.  Help evaluate applications for ACU grants – join the selection committees
  7. Take part in the Second Global Survey on the Impact of COVID-19 on Higher Education
  8. Register for the Climate Exp0 conference
  9. Join the call for participants – a global dialogue about the digital divide in higher education

News Stories

  1. COP26: a research partnership to accelerate climate action
  2. My experience as a female leader in Higher Education
  3. The ACU Review: Dialogues of difference
  4. Climate action for women, by women: Mrs Mavis Akuffobea-Essilfie

I’d welcome knowing if this is helpful to people – do you read this blog? Do let me know.

Noho ora mai

Karen Mather  (she/her)

Pūmanawa Tangata | People and Culture