• 1979
  • Malvina Evalyn Wood (1927 - 1959) Leonard Jolley (1959 - 1979) Arthur Ellis (1980 - 1995) John Arfield (1996 - 2010) Dr Mary Davies (2010 - 2014) Jill Benn (2014 - Present) Named after Sir Alexander Reid (UWA Chancellor 1956-1968), the Reid Library opened its doors to readers in February 1964, with its official opening taking place the following May. (wikipedia.org)
  • Witmer has been a member of the University Board of Trustees since 1979. (rochester.edu)
  • 1964
  • The building opened to widespread acclaim, winning the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 1964 Bronze Medal and being generally regarded as one of the most attractive university buildings in Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1964, residents of Jasper County, MO approved a $2.5 million bond issue to begin construction on a new campus, where the university is currently located. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1933
  • The inauguration on 11 September 1933, marked the first official use of the name Aarhus University and was celebrated in a tent on campus, attended by King Christian X, Queen Alexandrine, their son Crown Prince Frederick and Prime Minister Stauning together with 1000 invited guests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The stringent minimalist and uncompromising functionalistic design of the first university buildings from 1933 had stirred some local dissatisfaction and it was decided that The Main Building should possess more traditional romantic and classical architectural inspirations - although in agreement with the original architectural plan -, and also make use of more lavish and expensive materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • The target was met, and the University of Kansas City, or "KCU" for short, held its first classes in October 1933 with a faculty of 17 and a student enrollment of 264. (wikipedia.org)
  • A proposal to merge Northwestern with the University of Chicago was considered in 1933, but rejected by Northwestern. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • The 2017 Global Employability University Ranking places Birmingham at 142nd worldwide and 10th in the UK. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is ranked 20th in the world in 2017 by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Construction of the first buildings began a year later, but the campus was developed in stages and is still under development as of 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017 the University, in collaboration with Truman Medical Center, Children's Mercy Hospital, the Missouri Health Department, the Jackson County Medical Examiners Office, and the Missouri Department of Mental Health Behavioral Medicine, formed the UMKC Health Sciences District on Hospital Hill. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also in 2017, the university announced plans to expand its metropolitan identity with the construction of a downtown Campus for the Arts, located near the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017-18, the University of Manchester was ranked 34th in the world and 7th in the UK by QS World University Rankings, 38th in the world and 6th in the UK by Academic Ranking of World Universities, 55th in the world and 8th in the UK by Times Higher Education World University Rankings and 59th in the world by U.S. News and World Report. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1961
  • As the Faculty of Law "Laudo de Camargo", created in 1961 and the courses of Social Services, Industrial Chemistry and Business Administration, deployed shortly after. (wikipedia.org)
  • It became a department of the faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya with its establishment in Peradeniya, in 1961. (wikipedia.org)
  • The classroom wing of the Arts Building opened in 1959, while the seven storey Arts Tower, and the Theatre, were opened in 1961. (wikipedia.org)
  • In March 1961 it received official accreditation visit Dental Education Council of the American Dental Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • chancellor
  • The day-to-day functioning of the University is headed by Vice Chancellor Arun Kumar Grover. (wikipedia.org)
  • Effective July 1, 2010, Jay A. Perman was appointed president of the university by William English Kirwan, chancellor of the University System of Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are delighted to honor a superb faculty member in Dr. Jill Mhyre, and to celebrate and honor the many accomplishments and generous spirit of our colleague and friend, Dr. Dola Thompson," said UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D. "Advancing our knowledge in anesthesiology is of enduring importance to the human condition, and we recognize Dr. Mhyre's work, both to date and anticipated for the future. (uamshealth.com)
  • rector
  • Ernst Frandsen was appointed the first rector of the university. (wikipedia.org)
  • During its fast expansion, it relied on draft bylaws, mostly borrowed from the University of São Paulo, and lacked formal internal regulations with the aging Zeferino Vaz, while no longer the rector, acting as a moderating force between parties with conflicting interests, in particular the leftist academic community and the State's government, appointed by the conservative military regime ruling the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Board of Trust
  • Crow secured the university charter from the Missouri General Assembly in 1853, and Eliot was named President of the Board of Trustees. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Board of Trustees believed that the university should be a force of unity in a strongly divided Missouri. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university amended its name once more in 1976, when the Board of Trustees voted to add the suffix "in St. Louis" to distinguish the university from the nearly two dozen other universities bearing Washington's name. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1890s, Robert Sommers Brookings, the president of the Board of Trustees, undertook the tasks of reorganizing the university's finances, putting them onto a sound foundation, and buying land for a new campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Charles Force Hutchison and Marjorie Smith Hutchison Medal will be given to G. Robert Witmer Jr., alumnus, chairman of the University of Rochester Board of Trustees, and former chairman of the management committee of Nixon Peabody, a nationally known law firm founded in Rochester. (rochester.edu)
  • architect
  • Its chequerboard masterplan, a brainchild of Swiss French Architect Pierre Jeanneret, was a pace setter and role model for campus design in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • grew
  • The medical school which grew out of the Birmingham Workhouse Infirmary was founded in 1828 but Cox began teaching in December 1825. (wikipedia.org)
  • At first the university paid for the evening classes, but as their popularity grew, their funding was transferred to the St. Louis Public Schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Kansas City grew quickly, and soon incorporated other existing local private institutions of higher learning. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • University Hospital ranked among top 50 hospitals in the U.S. in three specialties: Respiratory Disorders, Kidney Disease and Hormonal Disorders (endocrinology, including diabetes care) for the sixth consecutive year (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, Birmingham was named 'University of the Year 2014' in the Times Higher Education awards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The campus was opened in June of that year with the same philosophy to integrate to the social and regional economic demands. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first lecture in the newly created University of Campinas took place on May 20 of the same year. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Saskatchewan has endowments worth $136.7 million at fiscal year-end 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • A branch law library was set up at UWA in 1928, the year after the Law Faculty was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • LETTERS Compares with the best During the past academic year, I had the opportunity to review all the publications that have since been included in the Council for Advancement and Support of Educa- tion's top 10 university magazines, among them magazines from Dartmouth, Notre Dame and Pitt. (archive.org)
  • graduates
  • Number of employees: 5,076 Number of graduates: More than 28,000 Budget (2012): $736 million Endowments (2007): $405,177,000 Research Expenditures: $163 million (FY 2012) The university is one of four medical schools in the University of Texas System. (wikipedia.org)
  • Five Nobel and two Crafoord laureates have been affiliated with the university as graduates and faculty. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1858, the passage of the electoral act provided for the university to become a constituency for the New South Wales Legislative Assembly as soon as there were 100 graduates of the university holding higher degrees eligible for candidacy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Romania has earned a stellar reputation for its medical training and graduates. (euro-business-news.com)
  • Graduates, their families and friends, are cordially invited and encouraged to join with University' officials and members of the faculty at a reception to be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Stamp Student Union between the hours of 1 1 :00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. (archive.org)
  • centres
  • In addition, the university has two postgraduate institutions and six affiliated centres. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university has 75 teaching and research departments and 15 centres for teaching and research at the main campus located at Chandigarh. (wikipedia.org)
  • The office of Dean of University Instruction (DUI) is the academic head of Panjab University and its Regional Centres. (wikipedia.org)
  • 75 departments, 15 centres/chairs on the campus and four regional centres are grouped under the faculties of Arts, Science, languages, law, education and Fine Arts, Business management and Commerce, Engineering and Technology, Medical Sciences, and Pharmaceutical Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Departments
  • Later the university divided into three departments: the Manual Training School, Smith Academy, and the Mary Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • These departments later moved to newer buildings at the campus and the original building complex now house Department of Psychology and Department of Political Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • These faculties contain 72 departments in total. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the beginning, it functioned as the Faculty of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, together with departments of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trustees
  • On January 28, 1851, the Illinois General Assembly granted a charter to the Trustees of the North Western University making it the first recognized university in Illinois. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Part VII we have given the necessary information with regard to the trustees, officers, and faculty, and have listed the names of other staff personnel and of the members of the student body. (archive.org)
  • 1997
  • Denmark's first professor of sociology was a member of the faculty of Aarhus University (Theodor Geiger, from 1938-1952), and in 1997 Professor Jens Christian Skou received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery of the sodium-potassium pump. (wikipedia.org)
  • senate
  • The governance was modelled on the provincial University of Toronto Act of 1906 which established a bicameral system of university government consisting of a senate (faculty), responsible for academic policy, and a board of governors (citizens) exercising exclusive control over financial policy and having formal authority in all other matters. (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, d/b/a UT Health San Antonio is an institute of health science education and research located in the South Texas Medical Center, the medical district of the U.S. city of San Antonio, Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unaerp (University of Ribeirão Preto) is one of the largest higher education and technology centers in the state of São Paulo. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1959, Professor Electro Bonini took over the administration of the Education Association and implemented advances and new courses. (wikipedia.org)
  • This district is a first-in-the-nation partnership between local and state governments, the university, and these nationally recognized healthcare faculties, designed to promote collaboration in research, innovation, education, grant funding, and community outreach, for the advancement of health and wellness in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this period, the university also established the School of Administration in 1953, the School of Education in 1954, and the Division for Continuing Education in 1958. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiple international university rankings place it amongst the best universities in the world, with QS placing it in the Top 200 globally and ranking it the 11th best university under 50 years, and in 2015 it was rated as the best university in the country by Brazil's Ministry of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Education, Fine Arts and Architecture (EDFAA) Library is located on the Nedlands campus and was opened in 1993. (wikipedia.org)
  • In April 1955, Dr. Harold Hinman, Dean of the School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico and Dr. Shailer Peterson, Secretary of the Board of Dental Education American Dental Association, signed a statement which recommended the University to delineate plans for developing an educational program to train dental residents of Puerto Rico to meet the oral health needs of the country, based on the advice of East and Brown. (wikipedia.org)
  • PUHSC is a well-structured, multi-disciplined comprehensive medical education palace with a long history. (eastchance.com)
  • In September 1912, the Ministry of Education summoned Mr. Tang Erhe, a famous professor of histology trained in Japan who was busy preparing for the establishment of Zhejiang Provincial Medical School, to come to Beijing to plan for the establishment of a national medical school. (eastchance.com)
  • On October 16th, the Ministry of Education appointed Tang Erhe as the President of Peking Medical School. (eastchance.com)
  • Gujarat University was evolved out of Ahmedabad Education Society, a major educational organisation of Gujarat then. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was established under the recommendation of a committee headed by Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar for rearrangement of university education in Bombay State. (wikipedia.org)
  • Founded in 1959, the institute performs wide spectrum of activities, such as medical research, medical education and post-academic coordination of national health programs, organ transplants, cell therapies, scientific services, utilization of research results and scientific and educational medical activities. (euro-business-news.com)
  • establishment
  • The board first approved "Eliot Seminary," but William Eliot was uncomfortable with naming a university after himself and objected to the establishment of a seminary, which would implicitly be charged with teaching a religious faith. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under Walter Dill Scott's presidency from 1920 to 1939, Northwestern began construction of an integrated campus in downtown Chicago designed by James Gamble Rogers to house the professional schools, the establishment of the Kellogg School of Management, as well as opening new buildings on the Evanston campus like Dyche Stadium and Deering Library. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was established with the establishment of University of Ceylon in 1942. (wikipedia.org)
  • This clinic closed after 4 years of existence in 1907, and it was purchased by the Medical Bureau (the counterpart of Health Department then) in 1910, providing a good foundation for the establishment of the first national public medical school several years later in China. (eastchance.com)
  • schools
  • The business school within Aarhus University, called Aarhus BSS, holds the EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development) Equis accreditation, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Association of MBAs (AMBA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is one of four medical schools in the University of Texas System . (wikipedia.org)
  • It also has satellite campuses in Limeira, Piracicaba and Paulínia, and manages two technical high schools located in Campinas and Limeira. (wikipedia.org)
  • In parallel to the new campus, new units were opened in other cities, absorbing local schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • appointments
  • The University of Maryland Strategic Partnership Act of 2016 officially formalized the partnership as it has successfully created more innovative medical, scientific, and educational programs in Baltimore, as well as been awarded greater research grants and joint faculty appointments. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1920s
  • The school has its roots in the Lincoln and Lee University movement first put forth by the Methodist Church and its Bishop Ernest Lynn Waldorf in the 1920s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel, Anandshankar Dhruv, Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar and Kasturbhai Lalbhai recommended formation of the university in the 1920s, and the university was established soon after the independence of India. (wikipedia.org)
  • buildings
  • Owing to limited financial resources, Washington University initially used public buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • The design of the university buildings and 12 ha campus area was assigned to architects C. F. Møller, Kay Fisker and Povl Stegmann, who won the architectural competition in 1931. (wikipedia.org)
  • In comparison with the original 4,190m2 floor space of the first buildings, Aarhus University now holds a floor space of 246,000m2 in the University Park alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 158 buildings on main campus comprise more than 4.6 million square feet (325,000 m²) of academic, research, and residential space. (wikipedia.org)
  • Work on the new campus begun on October 5, 1966, and the first building completed was the Institute of Biology, followed by administrative buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, Smartpark is the location of seven buildings leased to research and development organizations involving university-industry partnerships. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1967, the campus was home to six buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • The university is 51st in the world in the 2011 clinical medicine rankings. (wikipedia.org)
  • This makes the business school of Aarhus University one of the few in the world to have the so-called Triple Crown accreditations. (wikipedia.org)
  • the main Volker Campus, home to the majority of university operations, is located in Kansas City's Rockhill neighborhood, east of the Country Club Plaza, and adjacent to both the Stowers Institute for Medical Research and the world-renowned Linda Hall Library. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the new campus is completed, the University of Medicine and Pharmacy - Carol Davila will be once again, what it was 100 years ago - the best medical university in this part of the world and one that is at the level of any other medical school in Europe. (euro-business-news.com)
  • His works have been translated into German, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Malagasy, and he has lectured at more than 100 universities and seminaries in South America, Australia, Korea, South Africa, Japan and other parts of the world. (archive.org)
  • 1960s
  • In the early 1960s the Government of the State of São Paulo planned to open a new research center in the interior of the state to promote development and industrialization in the region, and commissioned Zeferino Vaz, founder of the University of São Paulo's School of Medicine in Ribeirão Preto, to organize it. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • FKP Architects: Medical Arts and Research Center (MARC) and UTHSCSA at Harlingen Academic and Clinical Research Building Perkins + Will: The new annex of the University Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • University ranked 6th in the nation in clinical medicine research impact for the period 2001 to 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • An endowed professorship is the among the highest academic honors a university can bestow on a faculty member and is established with gifts of $500,000, which are invested and the proceeds used to support the educational, research and clinical activities of the chair holder. (uamshealth.com)