Category Archives: News

Beyond the Headlines: Veracruz and its University Show Heroic Example of Resilience

As we gear up to the 2017 Leaders Conference in Veracruz, Mexico, we have come across an important question as network members from around the world consider attending: is it safe there?
It’s impossible to avoid the speculation; a news search for Veracruz lends credence to the concerns about violence and crime. In times … » read

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Student Opportunities at TNLC Provide Central Role for Emerging Leaders

With the aim of maximizing student engagement, the Talloires Network Leaders’ Conference offers new opportunities for student participation and leadership. » read

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Student Leadership Opportunity for our Global Conference

In collaboration with YEPI partners and experts in disruptive pedagogies at Universidad Veracruzana, the Talloires Network invites students at member institutions to apply to be Student Fellows in the Elephant Initiative: a global initiative focused on transformative leadership.
The Elephant Initiative will use the 2017 Talloires Network Leaders’ Conference (TNLC) as a platform. Student Fellows will be trained to take on … » read

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Youth Entrepreneurship Program Leaders to Present at Veracruz Conference

University civic engagement leaders and scholars from 15 countries representing the Youth Economic Participation Initiative will present learnings from their programs at this year’s Talloires Network Leaders Conference  in Veracruz, Mexico.
Youth employability is a major theme in the relevancy of higher education to communities and employers in this generation. In some countries, youth under 25 years old represent two thirds of … » read

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Why Your University Should Be at TNLC2017 in Mexico

Our global convergence of scholars, practitioners, students, and university leaders is the fourth of its kind, after previous meetings in France, Spain, and South Africa. » read

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The Future of the Talloires Network

Our students graduate with a strong intellectual foundation and a sense of responsibility to their fellow citizens. Be part of our shared commitment to uplifting the social responsibilities of higher education. » read

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New Book Chapter on Civic Engagement Networking Efforts Around the World

A chapter submission by Talloires Network staff was recently published in The Cambridge Handbook of Service Learning and Community Engagement. » read

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Talloires Network Newsletter: January 2017

To kick off 2017, we announce new Steering Committee members, confirmed Leaders Conference speakers, and highlight opportunities, publications, and announcements in our newsletter. » read

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YEPI Annual Report: Education for Transformative Entrepreneurship

The Youth Economic Participation Initiative prepares students for fulfilling careers through eight university-affiliated programs in ten countries. » read

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Talloires Network Welcomes New Leadership

Santa Ono, Rajesh Tandon, Haifa Jamal Al-Lail, and Adam Weinberg become part of our governing body. » read

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