Latest News & Events

The purpose of this section is to provide a guide to CR&DALL events and activities and to provide information on these and on events and issues relevant to the field of lifelong learning and adult and continuing education in general. This latter service is provided to assist exchange of information and discussion of issues amongst colleagues in the field; it does not purport to be an exhaustive reference to the canon. Please note also that CR&DALL cannot be responsible for the accuracy of information provided to us by outside bodies. Further information about the event or activity should be sought from the contacts given in that section as this is likely to be the sum total of information provided to us.
Wednesday, 27 January, 2021 - 10:00 to 11:30

Scotland’s Community of Access and Participation Practitioners (SCAPP) invites you to join a conversation between members of the widening access and participation network and the research community.

Thursday, 3 December, 2020 - 12:45

As the Vistula Group of Universities (VGU) continuously expands and approaches new markets in the higher education sector, our ambition is to be even more recognized internationally in areas that are most important for the global academic community.

Monday, 11 January, 2021 to Saturday, 30 January, 2021

The University of Cape Town’s Summer School offers over ninety short courses across a range of disciplines. It includes introductory language courses as well as creative writing and practical art. Summer School 2021 will be delivered online, which means that participants can join this flagship programme from anywhere in the world.

Thursday, 3 December, 2020 - 14:00

The main output of the three-year EU-funded project, Towards a European Framework for Community Engagement in Higher Education (TEFCE): the TEFCE Toolbox, an institutional self-reflection framework that supports universities to improve how they address societal needs through partnerships with their external communities, has been published.

Thursday, 6 August, 2020 - 13:00

In this edition of the L&W Newsletter, you should note in particular the call for proposals to the following conferences: the ESREA online conference on 'An ecology of life and learning', the online conference on Crossing Boundaries in VET, the AVETRA online conference 'All eyes on VET', the VET conference NordYrk in Linköping, the conference of the Bulgarian Comparative Education Society in Sofia and the conference on Science and Technology Education in Porto (see Conferences), and the call for papers for special issues on: 'The role of education and training in labour market integration' [Education + Training] and 'Financial literacy in VET' [ERVET] (see Publications).  And not to overlook: the range of stimulating projects, books and articles on learning and work across Europe (see Projects and Publications)!