Nº 75 - 13th, January, 2022

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JHEASA Annual Conference on 26-28 November 2021

Entrepreneurship and Higher Education in South Asia
English. Today's world is continually experiencing changes in the educational and business landscape, and the higher education system has recognized the need to foster innovation in order to achieve greater social and economic growth that will lead to the development of nations around the world. Jesuit Higher Education Association of South Asia (JHEASAis among those institutions that now recognize the importance of an entrepreneurial mindset in guiding young people towards a rewarding and productive future.

With the aim of promoting dialogue on a more ethical business future that makes this world a better place to live in, the (JHEASA) held its Annual Conference last November at XIM University, Bhubaneswar. 
The theme of this year's meeting was “Entrepreneurship and Higher Education” and was well attended by 69 delegates including the President of Jesuit Conference of South Asia. The speakers shared what was being done in their higher education institutions to train entrepreneurs in issues related to a more sustainable industry. Another topic discussed at the conference was JHEASA's plan for 2022-23.

Learn more about the conference reading the full article. Read article.
Español. El mundo actual experimenta continuamente cambios en el panorama educativo y empresarial, y el sistema de educación superior ha reconocido la necesidad de fomentar la innovación para lograr un mayor crecimiento social y económico que conduzca al desarrollo de las naciones de todo el mundo. La Jesuit Higher Education Association of South Asia (JHEASA) se encuentra entre las instituciones que reconocen la importancia de una mentalidad emprendedora para guiar a los jóvenes hacia un futuro gratificante y productivo.

Con el objetivo de promover el diálogo sobre un futuro empresarial más ético que haga de este mundo un lugar mejor para vivir, la (JHEASA) celebró su Conferencia Anual el pasado mes de noviembre en XIM University, Bhubaneswar, India. 
El tema de la reunión de este año fue "El espíritu emprendedor y la educación superior" y contó con la participación de 69 delegados, entre ellos el Presidente de la Conferencia de Provinciales Jesuitas del Sur de Asia. Los ponentes compartieron lo que se está haciendo en sus universidades para formar a los emprendedores en temas relacionados con una industria más sostenible. Otro de los temas principales que se trataron en la conferencia fueron los planes de JHEASA para el 2022-23.

Si quiere conocer más sobre la conferencia puede leer el siguiente artículo. Leer el artículo. 


Join the Jesuit Film Contest and invite your students to shoot up to 5-minute story of a person who changes the world. About their HERO!
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Comillas Pontifical University, Deusto University and Georgetown University Launch the Advantere School of Management


The new international management school will start its activity in the academic year 2022-2023 and will be located in Madrid. It aims to develop professionals for organisations, committed to the common good and prepared to face innovation and accelerated change. Visit Website

Asia Pacific Celebrates "Scholastics and Brothers Circle (SBC)" Workshop


54 Scholastics across the Asia Pacific region gathered virtually to explore the theme of “Jesuit education in this time of the pandemic: How can the Ignatian Pedagogical Paradigm (IPP) meet the challenges of online learning?” Learn more.

AUSJAL Publishes AUSJAL Charter 51


In this edition, AUSJAL invites us to reflect on the future of universities by asking the question: have we changed enough? See More. 

Comillas University Holds a Discernment Session on  Jesuit Governance


The Rector of Comillas brought together the governing team of the university for a session that began with a workshop on Jesuit governance given by Daniel Villanueva, SJ. Find Out.

The Rectors of Comillas and Deusto, Among the 25 Most Influential People in Spain in the Field of Education


The rectors of Comillas Pontifical University, Enrique Sanz SJ, and of the University of Deusto, José María Guibert SJ, have been selected in the list of the 25 most influential people in the field of education. Read More. 


IAJU Launches Second Issue of IAJU Best Practices in Jesuit Higher Education


This issue includes 11 new practices to further improve teaching and learning in Jesuit higher education.


IAJU Boston College Assembly

August 2022
Location: Boston College

August 3-6, 2022

*Registration will start in January 2022.
Further information will come soon.

27th Annual IAJBS World Forum
2022 CJBE Annual Meeting

Location: Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business
Washington, DC

July 17-19, 2022

*Registration will start soon.
Further information will come soon.


Jesuit 500
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Leadership in Turbulent Times
When everything is changing, what grounds me? Where do I draw energy and peace? What makes all this worth it? This resource provides useful material for students to reflect about what can they do when asked to manage increasingly complex problems for which they generally do not have pre-established solutions. The material can be used for on campus activities, workshops, retreats or in class, and it includes a reflection with short passages, an exercise linked to the topic of the section that take the students from reflection to action and a theoretical input linked to the topic summarising insights from academic experts. Read More.


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