Monthly Report No.32 (October. 30, 2012)
Dear AC21 Members,
Greetings from the AC21 General Secretariat!
The following are updates and some recent news from AC21.
1. AC21 Special Project Fund (SPF) 2013
Applications for the AC21 SPF 2013 will be accepted from November 1, 2012 to January 31, 2013. This fund is designed to promote the collaborative research and educational exchange between AC21 members. The guidelines for the AC21 SPF (revised edition, October 2012) were sent to the AC21 Communicators of all AC21 member universities on October 10, 2012. The application form can be found on the last three pages of the guidelines. You can also access the guidelines on the AC21 website at the following link: http://www.ac21.org/english/activities/special We hope that you will take advantage of this opportunity!
2. AC21 General Secretariat to participate in Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Conference & Exhibition 2013
The AC21 General Secretariat plans to exhibit a joint booth with Nagoya University at the APAIE Conference & Exhibition 2013. The conference will be hosted by the Chinese University of Hong Kong from March 11-14, 2013. We hope to see many delegates from AC21 member universities there.
3. AC21 International Graduate Summer School
Preparations for the AC21 International Graduate Summer School are under way. Three host universities, namely, Chulalongkorn University, Kasetsart University and Nagoya University are closely working together to make this new AC21 project a huge success. We would very much appreciate contributions from AC21 member universities in various ways, including nominations of keynote speakers and lecturers for the AC21 International Graduate Summer School.
4. AC21 Newsletter Volume 14
Volume 14 of the AC21 Newsletter is now available and should be arriving at your universities soon. We would appreciate it if you could distribute this Newsletter to the appropriate recipients to keep them informed of AC21 news and its activities. The Newsletter may also be viewed online at the link below:
If you would like to share some news or events with the other members through this monthly report, please send them to the AC21 General Secretariat’s e-mail address (firstname.lastname@example.org).
AC21 General Secretariat