Monthly Report No.31 (September. 27, 2012)
Dear AC21 Members,
Greetings from the AC21 General Secretariat!
The following are updates and some recent news for the AC21.
1. AC21 General Secretariat participates 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. This year, as we did last year, we plan to submit a joint presentation by AC21 members. Please notify the AC21 General Secretariat if you are interested in this joint presentation.
2. AC21 International Graduate Summer School
The AC21 General Secretariat has sent you e-mail messages to ask for your cooperation in recommending keynote speakers and/or lecturers from your universities for the AC21 International Graduate Summer School. As we are still accepting recommendations for both keynote speakers and/or lecturers, we do hope that you can recommend some suitable candidates for the success of this new project.
3. United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) Japan Meeting was held in Tokyo, Japan
On September 26th, 2012, AC21 General Secretariat attended the first UNAI Japan meeting organized by the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) based in Tokyo. Twelve universities and two partner organizations participated in this meeting. The meeting provided a great opportunity to learn how other institutions in Japan are undertaking various activities addressing UNAI’s ten basic principles.
4. AC21 Newsletter Volume 14
Volume 14 of the AC21 Newsletter will be published in October. Please look forward to it!
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