IARU Newsletter Issue 1
You can view the newsletter as a pdf or explore the content through the links below.
News from the Senior Officers' Meeting, 2021
The Senior Officers met online to discuss their experiences of reopening during the pandemic, the Secretariat's proposals and the activities of the groups over the last year.
Updates from Initiatives
News from IARU Courses and Joint Online Course, the Global Internship Program, the Novo Nordisk International Talent Program and the Ageing, Longevity and Health initiative.
Updates from Groups
Read about the latest updates from our wide range of working groups and networks.
In the spotlight: Getting to know our IARU Group members
Each newsletter will feature one of our IARU group members, with our first issue focussing on Zeba Salman, Director of Alumni Relations at Australian National University, and her thoughts on the IARU Alumni Associations Network.
Handbook for Groups
At the Senior Officers’ Meeting in 2021, the Secretariat made a proposal to create a Handbook for groups. Find out more about the support and advice that the handbook will offer and how you can get involved.
Survey 2021 Insights
In May 2021 the incoming Secretariat launched an online survey open to everyone currently involved in IARU. Several common themes emerged in the feedback, which the Secretariat have developed into proposals for how it will serve the IARU community over the coming months.
Virtual Museum Tours
Find out more about the IARU Virtual Museum Tours, which include Mars exploration, 19th century fine art and immersive botanical tours!
Jagger Reading Room Fire
Last year, the Jagger Reading Room at UCT was tragically destroyed by a fire, resulting in the loss of a significant archive collection.
See what's coming up in the IARU Calendar, contact the Secretariat or find the key contacts for your institution.