During the last Forum Council meeting in Gliwice on 3 and 4 December a new IROs Forum Council Chair was elected for 2016: Ms Agata Wójcik, Head of International Relations Office of the University of Silesia in Katowice.
We are pleased to announce that the AGH University of Science and Technology has been accepted as the 20th member of IROs Forum. We welcome our new colleagues and look forward to our joint activities.
The IROs Forum poster was successfully presented at NAFSA conference held in Houston from 27 May to 1 June. Our session met with great interest of foreign universities and institutions. Continue reading “Poster session at NAFSA”
On 6 March 2013, the 2012 Barbara Centkowska Award of the IROs Forum was presented to Prof. Michal Seweryński during a conference on the internationalization of Polish universities, which was held at the seat of the Polish Senate. Continue reading “The Barbara Centkowska Award of the IROs Forum for Prof. Michal Seweryński”
The ‘Foreign students in Poland 2013’ conference, organized by the Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland, Warsaw University and Perspektywy Education Foundation, was held from 17 to 18 January 2013. Continue reading “IROs Forum at the ‘Foreign students in Poland 2013’ conference”
On 29 November 2012, the Technical University of Silesia hosted a seminar on overcoming intercultural stereotypes in the academic environment, organized by the IROs Forum, Technical University of Silesia and Medical University of Silesia, with the support of the Foundation for the Development of the Education System, Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland and Gdansk Medical University. Continue reading “Seminar ‘Intercultural differences in the academic environment – overcoming stereotypes’”
Rethinking Education, Reshaping Economies, is the theme of the annual conference of the European Association for International Education (EAIE), which was held on 11th-14th of September 2012 at the Convention Centre in Dublin. Continue reading “The EAIE Annual Conference in Dublin”