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Registration  for the SCUTREA Conference 2019  has now been extended until Friday 14th June. The theme of SCUTREA this year is “Adult Education 100: Reflections and Reconstructions”.

Stephen Brookfield will give a keynote on ‘Recommending Contention: Reflections from Trumpland on the 1919 Report's call for “discussion of controversial questions”’, and there will be nearly fifty papers and workshops.

The programme is looking very exciting so please register now, so as not to miss out on this  great event.

The SUEUAA (Strengthening the Urban Engagement of Universities in Africa and Asia) project held its final partner meeting on 8-9 May, 2019 at the University of Zimbabwe, to discuss final outputs and reports for the project. Partners were also given a tour of the facilities at the University of Zimbabwe and met with a number of academics including the Dean of the Faculty of Education, Dr Oswell Hapanyengwi.

The Centre for Open Learning at the University of Edinburgh will be looking for a new external examiner to take over when the current post holder demits at the end of this academic session. The duties include oversight of our popular Short Courses in Film, Media and Contemporary Cultures; Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences; and Social, Political and Legal Studies, and of courses in these subject areas on our International Foundation Programme.

The following two job vacancies are currently open at the University of Bristol in lifelong learning programmes:

In advance of the SUEUAA conference hosted by the University of Zimbabwe which took place 9-10 May, the team involved in the research were delighted to explore their findings with Eng. Hosiah Chisango, Town Clerk of the City of Harare.