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Integrating social sciences and humanities in interdisciplinary research

Integrating social sciences and humanities in interdisciplinary research

The latest objective to integrate the social sciences and humanities (SSH) in funding for interdisciplinary research has encountered few obstacles. In funding programmes including...
The real-time city? Big data and smart urbanism

The real-time city? Big data and smart urbanism

‘Smart cities’ has garnered the attention of academia, business and government, and its advocates argue about its ability to provide real-time analysis of city...
Challenges and constraints of hospitality and tourism education in China

Challenges and constraints of hospitality and tourism education in China

Growth of the tourism industry has led to the rapid development of tourism education in China. The first Nanjing Tourism School was established in...
University study abroad: good for the character and the bank balance

University study abroad: good for the character and the bank balance

Parents may feel more distressed about the idea of studying abroad than students themselves. Today students are increasingly enthusiastic about pursuing a degree or...
Why study visual arts

Why study visual arts?

One should study art because it provides the grounds for self-exploration and self-expression, the opportunity to widen perspectives, build mental focus, physical artistry, diminish...
UMP awarded its first Vice-Chancellor Quality Award to the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

UMP awarded its first Vice-Chancellor Quality Award to the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FKM) is celebrating its first Vice-Chancellor Quality Award (AKNC), the first departmental award since it was introduced in the...
Oh The Humanities!

Oh The Humanities!

Listen to Kate Cottle, Chair of Humanities and Literature at Wilmington University on why we should study the humanities. “We study the humanities because they...
Global smart cities market to top $2 trillion by 2025

Global smart cities market to top $2 trillion by 2025

c Artificial intelligence, customised healthcare, robotics and distributed energy generation are some technologies that will propel growth, efficiency, connectivity and urbanisation in the future. Building...

We Make the Community Our Priority-Universiti Malaysia Pahang

Many education systems are judged by the extent and how students learn, as well as the students’ abilities to develop and communicate their ideas....

University of Petra Development of a Novel Oral Drug Delivery System for Insulin

Development of a Novel Oral Drug Delivery System for Insulin The Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences (FPMS) at the University of Petra (UOP), Amman,...

#EDCRUNCH-2018: DATA THAT TRANSFORM THE WORLD

NUST MISIS and the National Technology Initiative University (University of NTI) “20.35” are the co-organizers of #EdCrunch-2018, V Global conference on educational technologies, which...
Effectiveness of Education Processes in Tourism and Hospitality in the Republic of Croatia

Effectiveness of Education Processes in Tourism and Hospitality in the Republic of Croatia

Excellent and continual development of tourism calls for an ingenious national policy of education and professional development. In recent years,greater focus was placed in...

Use art to turn the world inside out

“In some ways, art can change the world. Art is not supposed to change the world, to change practical things but to change perceptions....