Monthly Report No.33 (November. 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 are currently being accepted for the AC21 SPF 2013. The due date for the submissions is January 31, 2013. 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/japanese/activities/special We hope that you will take advantage of this opportunity!
2. AC21 International Graduate Summer School Update
Our three host universities, namely Chulalongkorn University, Kasetsart University and Nagoya University have been working relentlessly to prepare for the new AC21 project, “AC21 International Graduate Summer School”, including fundraising. Nominated keynote speakers and lecturers will receive notice of acceptance through the AC21 Communicator of each member university as soon as we complete the evaluation process. The details of student applications for participating in this Summer School will be sent to member universities shortly.
3. 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.
4. AC21 Newsletter Volume 14
Volume 14 of the AC21 Newsletter is now available and should have already arrived at your universities. 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