The German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - DAAD) is a German national agency for the support of international academic cooperation. The DAAD currently provides financial support to more than 55,000 individuals every year by offering funding to students, researchers, and academics worldwide. The DAAD also actively promotes Germany as an international study and research destination, and, last but not least, plays a major role in promoting the German language at higher education level worldwide.
published on: 23rd April 2015
At its Aberdeen conference on 18 and 19 April, the Society of Latin American Studies in the U.K. elected Jens R Hentschke as its new president. His term will end in 2017. SLAS comprises of more than 400 members from the United Kingdom, continental Europe, and the Americas.
published on: 21st April 2015