Successful first online event European ENGAGED University

The first online event of European ENGAGED University was a great success. More than hundredfifty participants attended the webinar on December 2 to get to know the partners who will establish this new university in Europe.

​The online event started with an presentation of the inititative by European ENGAGED University coordinator Hugo Velthuijsen from Hanze UAS. Next the president and vice-presidents of partners introduced their institutions:

  • Waterford Institute of Technology in Ireland
  • Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi in Romania
  • Hochschule Bremen City University of Applied Sciences in Germany
  • Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland
  • Polytechnic Institute of Bragança in Portugal

Finally, the first pilot action A challenge-based extracurricular module for student and staff mobility was presented by Vera Ferro-Lebres of the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança.

Did you miss the online event? You can watch the full webinar.

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The next European ENGAGED University meeting will be hosted by the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança in Portugal on on January 26, 2021.