Management students mark UN World Youth Skills Day by helping underprivileged children

Through its Channelizing of Youth operation, Kalyani Youth Leadership Forum (KYLF), the largest management students-driven NGO of Kolkata, India, has been commemorating United Nations’ World Youth Skills Day by imparting ‘Life and Work Skills’ to nearly 100 underprivileged children at Adarsh Madhyamik Vidhyalaya. The three-day, job-oriented, industry-aligned workshop, conducted from 13 July to 15 July … Continue reading Management students mark UN World Youth Skills Day by helping underprivileged children

DaDaABC forms global learning resource partnership with Pearson and National Geographic Learning

Chinese online English learning platform for children DaDaABC has formed a strategic partnership with global education group and publisher Pearson as part of efforts to build “an international school without walls”. DaDaABC has also obtained exclusive rights to teach the Reach online course in China, which is currently being used in over 1,000 schools in … Continue reading DaDaABC forms global learning resource partnership with Pearson and National Geographic Learning

EduWear and the 1000 Books Foundation promote interactive clothing

To enhance reading experiences, EduWear and the 1000 Books Foundation have teamed up to celebrate reading milestones. EduWear has created the official “I have read 1000 Books Before Kindergarten” T-shirt with removable patches to help commemorate a child’s 1,000 books reading milestones (100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700, 800, 900, and 1000). EduWear co-founder Nikki … Continue reading EduWear and the 1000 Books Foundation promote interactive clothing

Training laparoscopic surgeons in Dubai Healthcare City

Laparoscopic surgery is amongst the most effective and successful procedures with respect to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and problems associated with the abdominal and pelvic organs. Hence, it has become all the more necessary to have more and more professionally-trained laparoscopic surgeons. World Laparoscopy Hospital Dubai addresses the need for qualified practitioners with … Continue reading Training laparoscopic surgeons in Dubai Healthcare City

Façades will become complex, intelligent organisms

“If we are to advance a sustainable future, buildings must become more proactive organisms than reactive machines,” explained Omar Renteria of EYP Architecture & Engineering, New York. Omar Renteria is one of over 220 speakers at the Conference on Advanced Building Skins – taking place 2-3 October 2017 in Bern, Switzerland. At the conference in Bern, Omar … Continue reading Façades will become complex, intelligent organisms

SACSCOC grants AURAK candidacy

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), has granted candidacy status to the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK). Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, AURAK president, stated, “I wish to express my sincere thanks to everyone for the considerable effort which was taken for us to achieve this significant milestone … Continue reading SACSCOC grants AURAK candidacy