Digital inclusion: Cameroon is active to boost the multipurpose community telecentres program

(Business in Cameroon) – On April 29, 2021, in Yaoundé, the Minister of Posts and Telecommunications (Minpostel), Minette Libom Li Likeng signed a partnership agreement with the German Development Agency (GIZ) to boost “Community Telecentres” polyvalents ”(TCP)) being implemented in Cameroon since 2018. According to the official, this agreement was requested due to the many […]

The Arkanha of Perth is part of the Microsoft for Startups – Services program

LR – Leigh Shaylor, Josh Boys, Matthew Menenez (Arkahna) New startup on the block Perth-based Arkahna was inducted into the Microsoft for Startups program just two weeks after its market launch. The global program is designed to accelerate the trajectory of high potential start-ups to enable growth at scale. “This is a fantastic vote of […]

CIC awards $ 50,000 NetVUE Program Development Grant to Bloomfield College

Bloomfield College is one of 20 institutions nationwide selected to receive a 2021 Undergraduate Vocational Education Network (NetVUE) Program Development Grant through the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC). The two-year, $ 50,000 grant, which will be used between May 1, 2021 and April 30, 2023, will complement Bloomfield College’s current initiatives to deepen professional exploration […]

Last Chance to Apply for a SWE Program Development Grant!

The latest round of FY21 grant applications from the Program Development Grants Committee (PDG) is expected on February 15e, so be sure to submit your application today! For more information on the grant process, as well as some recent changes to what CEOs will fund due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, please see the CEO […]

The FY21 Program Development Grant cycle is now open

The PDG FY21 cycle is open – Apply before January 6, 2021 The FY21 Program Development Grant (PDG) cycle is open, and the third application cycle is due by January 6, 2021. These micro-grants are available to support the strategic activities of SWE organizations (sections, MAL, company committees or affiliates). Application guidelines Event Schedule: Your […]

Noodle Acquires HotChalk ‘Key Assets’ to Extend Online Program Services

Noodle Partners, which works with colleges to create and deliver online programs, recently abandoned the second part of his name. But the New York-based company has a new partner to help it expand its presence in an increasingly competitive market. Yesterday, noodles announcement he had acquired the “key assets” of HotChalk, a Campbell, Calif., company […]

Syracuse ‘Pauses’ Men’s Basketball Program Activities Due to Covid: What Does It Mean?

Syracuse, NY – Syracuse University has entered a ‘hiatus’ phase for its men’s basketball program, following the announcement Sunday night that Jim Boeheim and another person in the program have tested positive for Covid- 19. What this break means is not entirely clear at the moment. The League cannot, for the foreseeable future, practice together […]

Third-party capital can play a dual role at R&Q, in program business and inheritance

Randall & Quilter (R&Q) Investment Holdings, the investor and program manager specializing in non-life insurance and reinsurance, expects third-party capital to play a role in both program management and in the aspects inherited from its activities.The company continues to make it clear that access to third-party capital to support its growth is a key ambition […]

Guy Carpenter Launches GC Access, a Dedicated Program Operational Unit Backed by Leading Analytical Support

Guy Carpenter announced the launch of a new business unit, GC Access (SM), to provide dedicated business solutions to the MGA program. GC Access offers a range of services to operators and MGAs operating in the dynamic program market. This includes carrier and reinsurance transactions, captive support, insurtech expertise, and program start-up roadmaps. The new […]

KU appoints vice-rector for program evaluation and development

LAWRENCE, Kan. (WIBW) – The University of Kansas has appointed a new vice-president specializing in academic program evaluation. The University of Kansas said Professor Holly Storkel, Associate Dean for Academic Innovation and Student Success at the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, has been appointed to a part-time vice-president position, focusing on evaluation of academic […]