Earlier this year, Janet Beilby from Curtin University’s School of Psychology and Speech Pathology won the Innovation in Education Prize for her development of an innovative virtual patient called ‘Jim’. Dr Beilby worked with an international team of researchers to develop the computer-based avatar, which has been programmed with a variety of responses that challenge students to develop the complex...
Introducing 3U Partnership The 3U Partnership is a new and exciting development in Irish higher education combining the complementary strengths of Dublin City University (DCU), National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUIM) and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI). The goal is to form a deep and sustainable partnership which will enable the three universities...
Hey! It is November again! And this means it’s a busy time here in our MBA office and for MBA students alike. Students are continuing to work hard to chase their best grades with the end of semester in sight and the scent of Christmas creeping up. They are also busy contemplating their next step...
The Department of Dance in York University’s Faculty of Fine Arts is spearheading an innovative health initiative that sends students into the community to lead weekly dance activity classes for older adults at partner institutions in the Greater Toronto Area. The program, supported by the Government of Ontario’s Healthy Communities Fund, focuses on the positive...
The Bangkok Post: Launched in 2001, the UCS covered the remaining 47 million people, mainly those who were not enrolled in two other health schemes – the civil service medical benefits for government officials and family members, and the social security scheme for employees in private sector. An assessment by a group of independent health...
Filipino family wants US Marine in local jail during trial
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 1:59PM UTC
Pakistan military: 32 militants killed in ambush
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Japan scientist quits as cell research discredited
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SKorea court orders dissolution of leftist party
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Australia: 8 children found dead at Cairns home
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China pledges to speed entry of US pharmaceuticals
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