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Africa Industrial Internet Program and Scholarship Application.

GE is offering a limited number of scholarships covering full tuition to deserving candidates for the Africa Industrial Internet Programme. The scholarships will be awarded to the most-deserving candidates on a first-come first-served basis. They strongly recommend that you submit your application early to stand a good chance of securing a scholarship. ALU is a network of world-class tertiary education…

UPenn: Building a Model of Sustainable Education in Senegal.

Congratulations to Social Entrepreneurs and Seniors at University of Pennsylvania Selamawit Bekele and Antoinette Zoumanigui on receiving $99,900 through the President’s Engagement Prize for Project Y.V.E.T.A. “Project Y.V.E.T.A. will contribute toward building economic resilience for a generation representing not only Senegal’s, but Africa’s future,” said Antoinette Zoumanigui, Class of 2017 at University of Pennsylvania. “Centered on skill development and accessible quality education will help drive…

Coursera: Strategies for Professionals for Managing Content

Course title: Content Strategy for Professionals: Managing Content Administered by: Northwestern University Course Description: In the second course of the Content Strategy Specialization, you dive deeper into managing content. You will learn some great ways to manage your important content after it’s created. You will look at media platforms and learn the best way to tell your organization’s “content story” across multiple…

Tech: Experience the SV-NED Inc. & SV-Links Immersion Program

SV-LINKS + SV-NED INC. IN COLLABORATION WITH THE NIGERIAN EMBASSY WASHINGTON D.C. BRINGS YOU THE FIRST NIGERIAN IMMERSION PROGRAM. Silicon Valley Nigerian Economic Development Inc (SV-NED Inc.) facilitates the creation of business opportunities designed for Silicon Valley technology companies to bring their businesses into Nigeria. SV-NED Inc. is committed to creating economic growth that would take Nigeria from a developing country…

Education: Earn a Diploma at NYU School of Professional Studies.

NYU SPS Program: Diploma Programs offered at the NYU School of Professional Studies. Program Description: NYU SPS Diploma Programs are the fastest, smartest way to reach your full potential. The program is one or two semesters long with small class sizes, and flexible schedules taught by industry leaders. Diploma programs range from varying levels of education from high school to college…

Course: Inspired Leadership Specialization Certificate Course on Coursera.

Course title: Inspired Leadership Specialization Certificate Course on Coursera. Administered by: Case Western Reserve University Course Description: In this specialization you will learn how to overcome the ravages of chronic stress and renew your body and mind by building better relationships and positive approaches to leadership. You will learn the power of asking questions to become a more inclusive and self-confident leader, and…

Course: Advancing Learning Through Evidence-Based STEM Teaching on edX.

         Course title: Advancing Learning Through Evidence-Based STEM Teaching on edX. Administered by: Boston University Course Description: At the core of improving teaching and learning is the need to accurately determine what students have learned as a result of teaching practices. This is a research problem, to which STEM instructors can effectively apply their research skills and knowledge.In…

Time Inc.: What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2017.

Kristen Bahler from Time magazine notes that when it comes to resume writing, despite changing trends, “crisp writing and brevity still reign supreme.” And with the booming job market of 2017, everyone must try to stand out. By following Bahler’s tips you can start your path to landing your next interview—you might even pave the way to your future job. 1. Pay…