Higher Education Webinars
Surveying the Construction of Global Knowledge/Spaces for the ‘Knowledge Economy’
January 3, 2011 - 8:45pm
Editors' note: we are very pleased to mark the start of 2011 with Karen Hanson's thought provoking response to Nigel Thrift's 'A question (about universities, gl
December 5, 2010 - 2:45pm
Editors' note: our sincere thanks to Stephen J. Toope, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of British Columbia, for his thought provoking contribution below.
November 27, 2010 - 3:45pm
Do our associations of universities have the adequate capabilities, including infrastructures, to support the well-spring of 'internationalization' that is emerging in member universities in virtually all countries? On some levels yes, but on other levels perhaps not.
November 17, 2010 - 1:15pm
Editors' note: today's guest entry has been kindly developed by Dr.
October 27, 2010 - 7:15am
Editor's note: the entry below was kindly provided to us by James Vernon, a professor of history at the University of California, Berkeley.
October 20, 2010 - 10:00am
This is a Worldle 'word cloud' derived from the same UK Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) section (pp.
October 15, 2010 - 11:45am
Editors' note: how can we better understand and map out the phenomenon of international research collaboration, especially in a context where bibliometrics does a patchy job with respect to registering the activities and output of some fields/disciplines (
October 11, 2010 - 1:06pm
September 29, 2010 - 7:15pm
Editors' note: today's guest entry has been kindly developed by Indira V. Samarasekera, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Alberta, Canada.
September 21, 2010 - 6:45pm
Editors' note: if you are exploring GlobalHigherEd today please be aware that we've loaded up two entries today regarding the world university rankings issue. These entries are designed to be complementary, though they clearly operate at different levels. Our sincere thanks to Pablo Achard of the University of Geneva for his very thoughtful guest entry ('Rankings: a case of blurry pictures of the academic landscape?').
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