Sept 12-15 2017 EAIE CONFERENCE in SEVILLE
EUASA will present a Poster Session (#207) at the EAIE conference on Sept 13th at 15-16.30 entitled:
ADVOCATING A EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE IN STUDY ABROAD: EUASA (European Association of Study Abroad)
May 5th 2017 ANNUAL ASSEMBLY AND BOARD MEETING in GENEVA
The annual ordinary EUASA Assembly 2017 and Board Meeting did successfully take place at Webster University on May 5th 2017 at 10am at Route de Collex 15, Bellevue-Geneva.
Present at the meeting were 13 representatives of the European Associations from Greece, Switzerland, UK, Italy, France and Germany and a special delegate from the Global Education USA services.
March 29-31 2017 FORUM OF EDUCATION ABROAD, SEATTLE
EUASA did participate in the Forum of Education Abroad Conference in Seattle with a lunchtime conversation on THURSDAY MARCH 30 from 12-1.30pm. Title of the session:
INTRODUCING EUASA (European Association of Study Abroad):
WHERE ARE WE GOING? NEW FRONTIER?
Alexis Phylactopoulos (AAECG Greece) and Gian Franco Borio (AACUPI Italy) presenting EUASA at the Forum in Seattle March 2017.
Their short message from conference was:
“In a rapidly changing and politically challenged Europe, we believe that Education & Study Abroad is a key to the future … and EUASA seeks to play a crucial role to facilitate the process and to increase student mobility in Europe”.
EUASA’s proposal for the Forum of Education Abroad Conference in Athens, Oct 5-7th, 2016, has been accepted and EUASA had it’s first public announcement at the conference.
EUASA Foundation Meeting, May 5-7th, 2016 Vienna
OCT 5-7th 2016 FORUM OF EDUCATION ABROAD, ATHENS
“INTRODUCING EUASA, A PAN-EUROPEAN ORGANIZATION: HOW CAN WE CREATE A BARRIER-FREE ZONE FOR STUDY ABROAD IN EUROPE?”
The session was led by Pia Schneider (Iowa State University of Science and Technology and AACUPI); Jana Čemusová (CIEE and AAUP CZ); Loren Ringer (The New School/Parsons Paris and APUAF); Stephen Robinson (Champlain College and AASAPI); Gian Franco Borio (AACUPI).
The session was attended by approx. 40 people. 26 of the participants are members of European national associations that constitute EUASA. The main business of the session was to generate new ideas and define short-term as well as long-term goals for EUASA. Such was accomplished through discussions in four working groups who focused on the following topics:
- Legal Framework in the EU
- Applying US Policies in the EU
- Safety& Security in EU/US
- Mental Health and Substance Abuse in EU/US
The outcomes of the session were reported at the second EUASA Board meeting following the session in Athens. The report of the meeting is available under the menu Members area.
OCT 7th, 2016 EUASA BOARD MEETING, ATHENS:
The second Board Meeting in 2016
Did take place in Athens, at the Forum of Education Abroad, on Friday Oct 7th at 4.30pm
The minutes of the meeting are available under the menu Members area.
EUASA Preparation Meeting I, June 5th, 2015, Geneva
EUASA Preparation Meeting II, Nov 6th, 2015, Berlin
EU Associations meet for lunch in Oct 25th, 2014, Barcelona