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Universidad Tecnológica de Torreón

Texas State University, San Marcos

Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México

Future Events & Other Opportunities

  • The Seminar on Human Development in the Arizona-Sonora Border Region SDHT Edition 2015-2016 will be focusing on four themes:
    • Sustainable Human Development which will be held on November 19, 2015
    • Border Migration and Human Mobility which will be held on November 20, 2015
    • Regional Economy and Human Development which will be held on February 11, 2016
    • Opportunities for Human Development which will be held on March 10, 2016
  • The Mexican Observatory for Social University Responsibility presents the Latin American Seminar on Social Innovation and University Management which will take place between August 19th and November 25th, 2015
  • The College of the Northern Front in collaboration with the Network of Disasters associated with hydrometeorological and climate events, invites you to participate in the 2015 edition of their virtual seminar on September 23, 2015.
  • The 2015 Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) will take place October 6-9, 2015 
  • The 5th OECD World Forum on Statistics, Knowledge, and Policy will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico, October 13-15, 2015. More information is available at the official Forum website.
  • The Autonomous University of Chiapas will be hosting the Mesoamerican Congress Investigation in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, October 28-30, 2015
  • The College of the Northern Front in collaboration with the Faculty of Economics and International Relations at the Autonomous University of Baja California and US-Mexico Studies Center of the University of California, San Diego, invite you to participate in the Mexican Migration Field Research Project (MMFRP). For more information, contact Dr. Max Matus at +52 (664) 631-6300 ext. 3214,
  • Lenoir-Rhyne University welcomes applications from international students to study at Lenoir- Rhyne. Universities interested in receiving a visit from an LR music professor who could meet with students to discuss the program should contact Laura Dobson at for more information.
  • The University La Salle in Mexico is providing an innovative program, "Master in International Management", for professionals interested in an international and multicultural experience towards enhancing their career with various schools and locations. 
  • The Energy Department announced that up to $2 million in prize money will be awarded to the collegiate teams selected to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017. Colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions are welcome to submit proposals for the merit based review process. 


Featured Member
Selkirk College

Location: British Columbia, Canada 
Founded in: 1966
Leadership: Angus Graeme

Over 70 college-university and career programs in Hospitality and Tourism, Business and Aviation, School of the Arts, University Arts and Sciences, Health and Human Services, Environment and Geomstics, and Industry and Trades Training

Excellent transferability to university degree programs

Strong English Canadian living environment

Student Partnership Program (SPP) designation

Students: More than 2,000

Resource Highlight

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development


Call for Proposals

  • Continental announces the release of the first Innovation Catalogue which invites Masters students, PhD students, and professors interested in developing academic papers about projects focused in the electronic automotive industry. The deadline to register to their catalogue is September 30, 2015
  • The University Sao Paulo is providing scholarship opportunities for their short term study abroad programs. Sophomore students and up, including graduate students, should email Ms. Amanda Ribeiro at no later than October 4, 2015 for an application. 
  • Deadline for abstracts for the NAAAS & Affiliates 24th National ConferenceNovember 7, 2015 
  • The 2016-2017 competition for the Foreign Government Awards Program - Mexico is open for Canadian students and researchers wishing to study or conduct research at the Master's, PhD, and Postdoctoral level
    • Deadline to complete and submit and application: September 21, 2015
  • Seminar on Human Development in the Arizona-Sonora Border Region SDHT 2015-2016 Edition:
    • Deadline for proposals for the Sustainable Human Development program: September 28, 2015
    • Deadline for proposals for the Border Migration and Human Mobility program: September 28, 2015
    • Deadline for proposals for the Regional Economy and Human Development program: December 7, 2015
    • Deadline for proposals for the Opportunities for Human Development program: January 11, 2016
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