"Most of them are not going to make it." That was the thought that ran through Animesh Ray's mind 15 years ago, as he watched excellent PhD students — including some at his own institution, the University of Rochester in New York — struggle to find faculty positions in academia, the only jobs they had ever been trained for. Some were destined for perpetual postdoctoral fellowships; others would leave science altogether.
Michael Gove is rightly impressed with Pacific Asia's education system. But he should remember they're learning from us too.
Today on Google the doodle is in honor of Maria Montessori's birthday."
As part of an ambitious plan to recruit outstanding theoretical physicists from around the world, the University of Chicago has appointed Dam Thanh Son as University Professor of Physics, effective Sept. 1.
On the observance of World Environment Day – June 5, 2012, Hoa Sen University published its green campus website, http://daihocxanh.hoasen.edu.vn/.
Dr. Pham Quoc Loc, Director of the General Education Program at Hoa Sen University, was invited to attend and give a lecture at the Nida School of Translation Studies held at Istituto San Pellegrino, Misano, Italy, from May 19 to June 2, 2012.
On the 12th of June Hoa Sen University, the American Chamber of commerce (AMCHAM), and the Vietnam Red Cross together celebrated World Blood Donor Day at the Hoa Sen Quang Trung Campus. On that meaningful day, 262 donors gathered consisting of students, student's parents, faculty, and lecturers from the Hoa Sen community. We all conveyed our "awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary unpaid donors for their gift of life" said Nguyen Thi Mai Huong - Program Manager, AMCHAM VIETNAM.
As part of a seismic shift in online learning that is reshaping higher education, Coursera, a year-old company founded by two Stanford University computer scientists, will announce on Tuesday that a dozen major research universities are joining the venture. In the fall, Coursera will offer 100 or more free massive open online courses, or MOOCs, that are expected to draw millions of students and adult learners globally.
In response to the costs of sending students abroad, the Malay government developed a strategy to improve its HE sector, transforming it into regional hub for international universities
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