International Summer School on Education for Sustainable Peace 2017

Posted on March 17th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Open to: early-career scholars, senior researchers and practitioners from around the world Venue: 24– 28 July 2017 in Braunschweig, Germany

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The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research (GEI) is pleased to announce the fourth Georg Arnhold International Summer School, which will take place in Braunschweig, Germany, from 24 to 28 July 2017.

The Summer School will bring together early-career scholars, senior researchers and practitioners to critically explore theories and methods, curricula and educational media, the role and training of teachers of Education in Emergencies (EiE), focusing on all educational levels as well as formal and non-formal educational practices.

The GEI thus invites original contributions that draw upon diverse contexts, theories, and methods to shed light on questions... Read More »

Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies

Posted on March 10th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 March 2017 Open to: undergraduate/graduate students and professionals Venue: Belgrade, from June 25 to July 2, 2017

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The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK), Singidunum University invites you to apply for the 8th International Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies. The 2017 Summer School will take place at the Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade, from June 25 to July 2, 2017.

The Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies provides a learning opportunity for students interested in the study and analysis of societies in and post-conflict. Interdisciplinary in its nature, drawing from the fields of Conflict Analysis and Resolution, History, Philosophy, Anthropology, Education, Law and International Relations, the... Read More »

Algebra University Summer School Program

Posted on March 9th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline:  30 April 2017 Open to: undergraduate/graduate students from all over the world Scholarship: tuition fee for Excellence and 8 scholarships covering 30% to 50% of tuition fees

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The Algebra University College in Zagreb (Croatia) has been active in digital technologies for almost 20 years and has remained the leading educational institution in the region for computer engineering and digital technology. Today, we carry out four undergraduate professional programs: Software engineering, System engineering, Multimedia computing and Digital marketing, and seven graduate professional programs: Software engineering, System engineering, Multimedia computing, Digital marketing, Data science, Game development and e–Leadership MBA program.

Eligibility

The scholarships are addressed to undergraduate/graduate students from all over the world and will have the chance to in the following study subject:

Digital... Read More »

Summer School ”Advocacy and Migration Policies”

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: students and professionals working on migration Venue: 24 – 28 July 2017, Bucharest, Romania

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The Research and Information Center on Immigrant Integration (CDCDI) of the Romanian Association for Health Promotion (ARPS), launches the call for applications to its International Summer School on migration to be held in July 2017. The International Summer School “Advocacy and Migration Policies” is open to students and professionals working in the field of migration and human rights, interested to find more about migration from different perspectives, to know people from this area and to have the opportunity to change ideas and know-how about migration policies.

The summer school will expose the participants to a selected core of knowledge on migration, the politics of... Read More »

Summer School on Contemporary Art in Prishtina

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: visual art students, students of art history and curatorial studies, set design and film students, artists, architects, curators and anyone interested in art, architecture and art education Venue: 10–24 July, 2017, Prishtina, Kosovo

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Summer School as School is an art and schooling platform, stationed in Prishtina (Kosovo), with collaborating partners in Ljubljana, New York, Belgrade, Vienna, Oslo, Skopje, and Sarajevo. The programme for 2017 is structured as a hub with nine courses, combining theory-based and production classes, public lectures and presentations, guided tours, exhibitions and performances, producing a unique experience, and a model. Summer School as School is designed to unite and disseminate critical knowledge and address relevant challenges of today, implementing new models and... Read More »

Summer School “Kinship and Politics Undoing the Boundaries” 2017

Posted on March 7th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Open to: postgraduates and advanced doctoral students from Anthropology, History, Sociology, Political Sciences and neighbouring disciplines Venue: 2 – 7 July 2017, Bielefeld University, Germany

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The summer school’s goal is to re-examine the relationship between politics and kinship. Organised by the ZiF 2016/17 research group on Kinship and Politics, the summer school intends to intervene in these debates by getting doctoral students and early career scholars to focus on this major conceptual problem. The summer school will revolve around two core theoretical perspectives: (a) “kinship” and “family” as analytical categories and (b) uses of kinship in political practice. The panels aim at bridging critical historical epistemology and empirical case studies. They are organised around four problem areas that should be examined from perspectives... Read More »

JASSO Student Exchange Support Program

Posted on March 7th, 2017 in Scholarships, Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: qualified international students Scholarship: monthly stipend for the scholarship 700 USD

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Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) offers scholarship for qualified international students who are accepted by a Japanese university, graduate school, junior college, college of technology (3rd grade or upper) or professional training college (hereinafter referred to as “Japanese school”) under a student exchange agreement or other student exchange arrangement on a short-term basis from 8 days to one year between Japanese school and their home higher educational institution outside Japan (hereinafter referred to as “home school”).

Eligibility Students enrolled in a regular course of study in a higher educational institution outside Japan (home school); Be accepted by Japanese school under a student exchange agreement... Read More »

Summer German Language Courses

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: students and young academics from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine Cost: course fee, accommodation and a food allowance

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Students and young academics from Central, Eastern- and Southeastern Europe are invited to apply for Summer School Grants at the University of Regensburg. These scholarships are available for pursuing summer courses of the German language in Bavaria. BAYHOST is the Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. They promote academic exchange between Bavaria and countries in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe including Russia. The University of Regensburg is a public research university located in the medieval city of Regensburg, Bavaria, a city that listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Summer School of Advanced Economic Geography, Italy

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline:  27 March 2017 Open to: students Venue: 2-8 July 2017, L’Aquila (Italy)

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Next July 2-8 2017, the Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI), Social Sciences Unit, in cooperation with the Regional Science Association International (RSAI), will organize the RSAI-GSSI Summer School of Advanced Economic Geography in L’Aquila.

The event is intended to provide a unique opportunity to investigate leading-edge theoretical and methodological issues and to discuss ongoing research by young promising scholars in the field. Besides a substantive training through advanced classes, the school will also provide the students with the opportunity to present their work to the other participants and instructors to receive feedback to further advance their research. The residential school will offer 10 scholarships to 2nd or 3rd year doctoral students for an intensive, one-week program with in-depth classes in spatial analysis and economic geography complemented by more formal sessions... Read More »

Göttingen Data Science Summer School 2017

Posted on February 8th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  28 February 2017 Open to: BA-, MA- and beginning PhD students Venue: 10– 21  July 2017, in Göttingen, Germany

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The use of the term “data science” is increasingly common, as is “big data”. But what does it mean? What is unique about it? What skills do “data scientists” need to be productive in a world deluged by data? And what are the implications for scientific inquiry?

The fast adoption of advanced technologies by research communities enables new ways for generating, processing, structuring, and the collaborative use of data. This does not only have a profound impact on the amount of data produced, but also on the variety of data formats and the velocity of data generation and handling. With digital technology, new scientific questions... Read More »