Working towards the Renewal of Higher Education in Europe through a Unique Initiative

Renewing European higher education and making it more competitive are the main aims of the European Commission’s initiative, in the framework of which so-called university-alliances have been formed in spring 2019. The higher education institutions have formed different consortia with a total budget of 85 million Euros, and they cooperate in different thematic groups, with […]

Being a PhD student shouldn’t be bad for your health

This week, the First International Conference on the Mental Health & Wellbeing of Postgraduate Researchers will take place in Brighton, UK. The goal of the two-day meeting (which is sold out) is to address a simple, urgent truth: that many PhD students and postdoctoral researchers are overworked and overstressed — and their mental health is […]