CU

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AcronymDefinition
CUCredit Union
CUConsumers Union (publisher of Consumer Reports)
CUCopper (Cuprum)
CUCubic
CUSee You (chat)
CUCuba
CUUniversity of Colorado
CUColumbia University
CUClose-Up
CUCambridge University
CUClose Up
CUCameron University
CUCode de l'Urbanisme (French: Urban Planning Code)
CUCity University (main campus in Washington State)
CUControl Unit
CUCoventry University (UK)
CUChristian Union
CUChinese University (Hong Kong)
CUCatholic University (Washington, DC)
CUCornell University
CUCertificat d'Urbanisme (French: Urban Planning Certificate)
CUClemson University
CUChampaign-Urbana (Illinois)
CUCarleton University
CUCairo University (Egypt)
CUConcordia University
CUCover Up
CUCreighton University
CUCumulus (cloud formation)
CUCornerstone University
CUCarrie Underwood (singer)
CUCooper Union
CUCommercial Union (insurance company)
CUColorado University
CUCampbell University
CUCovenant University (Nigeria)
CUCubic Capacity (US DoD)
CUCustoms Union (international trade relations)
CUClarkson University (Potsdam, NY)
CUCollege Union
CUCedarville University (Cedarville, OH)
CUChulalongkorn University
CUColitis Ulcerosa (bowel disease)
CUChapman University
CUClark University (Worcester, MA)
CUCondensing Unit (HVAC)
CUCentral Unit
CUColgate University
CUCultural Understanding
CUCommon User
CUCivil Union
CUCheyney University
CUCommunications Unit
CUCalcutta University (India)
CUCommon Unit
CUComenius University (Bratislava, Slovak Republic)
CUChronic Urticaria
CUChannel Unit
CUChittagong University
CUComputer Unit
CUCelebrities Uncensored
CUClaflin University (Orangeburg, SC)
CUCombat Upgrade (Star Wars Galaxies, MMO gaming)
CUCentury University
CUClient Utility
CUCalibration Unit
CUCrisp Uncirculated (paper currency grading)
CUCrude Unit
CUConfiguration Update
CUColumbia Ultimate (collections software)
CUConcord Law School (online law institution)
CUCenhedloedd Unedig (Welsh: United Nations)
CUCongressional Union (early suffragist movement)
CUCattlemen's Union
CUCorrelated Uniqueness (statistical model)
CUColumn Uniform
CUCombiner Unit
CUCustomer Utilization
CUCryptic Union (gaming)
CUClose Utilization (forestry)
CUCountermeasures Unit (for weapons of mass destruction; FBI)
CUCubana de Aviacion, SA Cuba (IATA airline code)
CUCoefficient of Utilisation
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One of the challenges of the 21st century university is finding a balance between the need to protect the free speech rights of their students, while at the same time providing a safe learning environment.
They discussed tie-in events as near as the Hult Center and as far away as Tibet; they spoke of a May 5 peace run in Eugene and of hopes to create a local peace center modeled after a fifth century university in India.
"I was impressed with the clarity of the vision to establish a 21st century university that serves as a beacon for learning and research," he said.
* Second chapter, "Social responsibility as an ethical framework for the XXI Century University", takes social responsibility as an ethical framework for the University of the XXI century, reconceptualizing the universities' own sense of responsibility , the ambiguity of discussion of quality and competitive excellence, academic organization and its educational consequences, the commercialization of Higher Education, the pursuit of equity as a response, as also the public image of university teachers as public intellectuals
In summary, the 21st century university education is about developing enlightened citizenship for a knowledge society for peace and prosperity of nations and the world.
In 1966 he graduated from the faculty of theology at Al Azhar, the 10th century university that has trained the majority of Sunni clerics from Africa and Asia.
In his succinct keynote address, King Abdullah said the 21st century university promised to usher in another age of Arab scientific inquiry.
The research emphasis is inherited from the nineteenth century University of Berlin, while the humanities maintain the tradition of the elite undergraduate liberal education of the mid-Victorian universities in England, Canada, and the U.S.
They've been, and still are, great representatives for this young university which cultivates excellence and has earned recognition as a strategic leader with the accomplishment of its scientific and educational mission -- a mission which is aimed at serving the community as a 21st century university that shapes the characteristics of students according to the core values and traditions of the UAE society, as well as the international society which encourages peace and the achievement of welfare of beings throughout the world without any discrimination in terms of gender, color, ethnicity, religious beliefs, or language."
To plumb what these men were thinking, Gidney focuses on the culture of the 20th century university rather than on the classroom.
This should resonate as a key theme of the 21st century university. Growing up in a poor, ethnically diverse neighborhood of San Francisco during the 1960s and 1970s, I learned at an early age just how influential the neighborhood environment can be on the life chances of individuals.
Mr Sok is holder of a Master of Business Administration from the Century University of New Mexico (United States), a Juris Doctor in Law from the Widener University School of Law in Delaware (United States) and is currently completing a Ph.D.