Europe’s demography in terms of ethno-cultural composition is rapidly diversifying in an unprecedented way. This topic has become a priority issue for policymakers at the national and EU-level. There is...Read more
Five young scientists from Columbus member universities have been selected to participate in the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Germany from June 25th to 30th, 2017. Columbus-nominated participants represent...Read more
In order to attract the best students from around the world, Dublin Institute of Technology, through the Centenary Scholarship Program, offers 60 scholarships of 50% for any masters program for...Read more
The rector of the Universidad Metropolitana in Venezuela, Benjamin Scharifker, gave an interview for the latest edition of the magazine Contrapunto where he presents his views on the social and...Read more
After nominating 14 candidates from its member universities for the Chemistry meeting in 2017, Columbus has just nominated 18 candidates from its members for the Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences...Read more
As a result of the close collaboration for more than 20 years of Columbus with HEC - Hautes Etudes Commerciales - prestigious business school in France, two business professors from...Read more
Recent developments in international research illustrate two well-known laws, the Goodhart and the Campbell laws, both developed in the middle of the 70’s.
Columbus has nominated 14 candidates from its member universities for the Lindau Chemistry Meetings in 2017. In this way, the Columbus Association has nominated 52% of the total candidates from...Read more
US President Barack Obama met with more than 1,000 young people from Latin America and the Caribbean at the Coliseo Polideportivo of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. He urged...Read more
Once every year, 30–40 Nobel Laureates convene at Lindau, Germany, to meet the next generation of leading scientists: undergraduates, PhD students, and post-doc researchers from all over the world. The...Read more
Follow the conference live "Strengthening the role of universities in sustainable development" by clicking here.
The Columbus Association participated in the I Latin American and Caribbean Open Science Forum organized by: the Latin America and the Caribbean UNESCO’s Regional Office of Science, Montevideo office; the...Read more
In the second round of Erasmus + Capacity Building Calls for proposals, 16 institutions of the Columbus network – from 5 Latin American and 4 Europeans countries - and 1 social-entrepreneurs network,...Read more
We have the pleasure to announce that the program Benchmarking in University Libraries successfully finished. It counted with 150 s from 26 member universities of Columbus, from Latin America and...Read more
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Last 7th April, President Michael D Higgins gave a very vibrant speech in favor of academic values and universities role in society.
From 4-6 March a unique summit took place in Cartagena, Colombia. Thirty scholars and experts from six countries in Latin America and the United States discussed the future of higher...Read more
LANEF PhD Program is a three year program to support PhD training of excellent students. The thesis will be prepared in one of the five laboratories on a topic related...Read more
CODAES Project – Digital Learning Comunities on Higher Education. This project is part of a Franco-Mexican intergovernmental agreement on education.
Meeting with 20 professors of Universidad de Talca, in which the issue of "How to close the cognitive gap" as strategy for retaining students with dificulties, in those areas with...Read more