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27 Oct 2022
European Universities Initiative demands system-level reforms [Op-ed]
If we want universities to make a leap in transnational cooperation, policymakers must take their own leap in implementing reforms that work towards creating the necessary framework conditions. In Research Europe, Anna-Lena Claeys-Kulik and Enora Bennetot Pruvot elaborate on EUA’s latest findings on the European Universities Initiative.
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15 Jun 2021
EU university policy needs to support, not direct
The European Commission aims at developing a “European strategy for universities” to strengthen synergies between teaching, research, innovation and service to society by better linking related European-level policies. EUA’s Anna-Lena Claeys-Kulik discusses how such a strategy could bring added value and what it should refrain from.
30 Mar 2021
15 Feb 2021
What does the future hold for Europe’s universities?
As the world faces complex challenges, universities are taking the time to reflect about the future strategically. How do we want Europe’s universities to look in ten years? What should be their role in society and how should their missions evolve? What are the core values and key conditions they need to retain? These are some of the key questions that EUA experts Thomas Jorgensen and Anna-Lena Claeys-Kulik address in this article highlighting the seminal EUA publication “Universities without walls – a vision for 2030”.