The Young Universities for the Future of Europe (YUFE) alliance is a major strategic partnership established between eight young research-intensive universities from as many European countries. The YUFE alliance, together with its six associate partners, aims at bringing a radical change in European higher education by establishing itself as the leading model of a young, student-centred, non-elitist, open and inclusive European University. A unique ecosystem linking universities to communities, YUFE will be based on cooperation between higher education institutions, the public and private sector, and citizens across Europe.
New Lifelong Learning Programmes by the University of Cyprus
The University of Cyprus (UCY) is committed to continuing to develop innovative lifelong learning programmes, so as to provide adult and lifelong learning opportunities in the community, the workplace, and for individual learners. It is dedicated to offering them enriching educational experiences in a welcoming atmosphere with state-of-the-art facilities while being taught by the UCY academics. By enabling them to acquire new skills and knowledge, they are eventually better prepared for their current jobs, new responsibilities, or alternative careers, and are also more competitive for the job market locally and internationally. In this context, the UCY launched in 2020 a new lifelong learning initiative, the UCY …
WP5 Talk Show: Coping with uncertainty, ambiguity, and risk
The YUFE Entrepreneurial Talk Shows allow the participant to learn from the experiences and advice of an expert in a specific area of the European Entrepreneurship Competence Framework (EntreComp) to promote an entrepreneurial mindset among students and citizens. The talks are designed as monthly meetings, each of them organized by the YUFE universities, and consist of two parts: one open to everyone who registered to the event and a second focused on YUFE students only, where they will have the opportunity to interact directly with the speaker. The next talk show session, titled Coping with uncertainty, ambiguity, and risk, is set to take place on Octob…
YUFE Town Hall 2021 in Bremen
Young, innovative, and strong in research: 10 universities and 4 non-academic partners are shaping a European university in the form of the YUFE Alliance (Young Universities for the Future of Europe). To mark the University of Bremen’s 50th anniversary, the YUFE Alliance’s annual meeting is taking place in Bremen on October 13 and 14, 2021. The Mayor of Bremen, Dr. Andreas Bovenschulte, will attend along with the Bremen Senator for Science, Dr. Claudia Schilling. Political representatives from other YUFE regions will also be present . “We are very pleased that our partners are coming to Bremen to celebrate our 50…