At the Innovation Utopia Event and the Ashoka Scandinavia Meeting in Stockholm February 11th and 12th

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 UoPeople President Shai Reshef and Ashoka Scandinavia Director Maja Frankel

University of the People is pleased to share with you the latest engagement efforts of UoPeople President Shai Reshef to reach students in need. Recently, President Reshef was at the Innovation Utopia event in Stockholm as well as the Ashoka Scandinavia Meeting. Both were incredible events, with much support for University of the People resulting from the events!

We are thrilled to have been covered by the following news sources interested in all that UoPeople is doing to open the gates to all:

1) Channel 4 Television Sweden:
Channel 4

http://www.tv4.se/nyheterna/klipp/fri-utbildning-%C3%A5t-alla-p%C3%A5-n%C3%A4tet-2274697

2) MÖTESPLATS SOCIAL INNOVATION:

Social Innovation

http://socialinnovation.se/sv/university-of-the-people-erbjuder-gratis-universitetsutbildning-global/

3) Reach for Change Blog: 

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http://reachforchange.org/par/2013/02/12/veckans-inspiration-university-of-the-people-och-innovation-utopia/

 

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For information on Ashoka Scandinavia please see: http://www.facebook.com/Ashoka.Scandinavia or @AshokaScand

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About President Shai Reshef

Starting in 1989, Shai Reshef served as chairman of the Kidum Group, a test preparation company, which he sold in 2005 to Kaplan, one of the world’s largest education companies. While chairman of Kidum, he built an online university affiliated with the University of Liverpool, enrolling students from more than 100 countries; that business was sold to Laureate, another large for-profit education company, in 2004. A vessel for universal higher education, UoPeople has the enormous potential to function as a global stimulus package, reaching even the most remote and poorest places on earth. Our ultimate mission is to democratize higher education and, if the past two years are any indication, this is not merely a pipe dream.
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One Response to At the Innovation Utopia Event and the Ashoka Scandinavia Meeting in Stockholm February 11th and 12th

  1. Deusdedit says:

    Education in ou hand. Thats what is happening right now

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