Archive for Austria

Agreement announced between Irish and Austrian academic institutions

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , on 6 September 2010 by Steve

“Agreement announced between Irish and Austrian academic institutions. On September 6th in Dublin, Hibernia College and the Vienna School of Clinical Research (VSCR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the two institutions jointly deliver online education to students worldwide …” (more)

[Irish Press Releases, 6 September]

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We’re not going away

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , on 14 November 2009 by Steve

Austria“23 days ago, when Austrian students occupied the biggest lecture hall of the University of Vienna (the Audimax), we were told we wouldn’t make the first weekend. Guess what. We are still here. And we are not alone …” (more, pictures)

[Jakob’s rotes Notizbuch, 14 November]

Support The Student Occupation in Vienna

Posted in Fees and access with tags , , on 27 October 2009 by Steve

Ireland“The occupation at the University of Vienna continues today. Messages of support can be left at the solidarity page on Facebook, and are much appreciated. The students are demanding free education, and banners with slogans like ‘EDUCATION IS NOT FOR SALE’ are hanging from the University. The students have the support of many lecturers, and remain strong in their convictions. Messages of solidarity from international students are appreciated, if you have a minute to spare drop them a line …” (more)

[Free Education for Everyone, 26 October]