Fanshawe to Participate in Canada Euro Mobility Project
Fanshawe College has been successful in our bid to participate in the 2010-2013 Canada Euro Mobility Project.
HRSDC Canada and the EU Funding agency have announced that Fanshawe's project is one of 10 approved for funding.
This project is for student and faculty exchange and curriculum and applied research projects over three years. Our project is called "Tradewinds" - a partnership in Regional Economic Development. This program will enable an integral piece of the ongoing internationalization strategy for the Lawrence Kinlin School of Business.
The project is being executed by a consortium of six partners:
- Fanshawe College, Lawrence Kinlin School of Business, Ontario (Canada lead)
- Memorial University, Newfoundland
- University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia
- Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland (Europe lead)
- University of Glamorgan, Wales
- ESC Brest Bretagne, France
For more information on the projects that were approved, please see the HRSDC website.
"I would like to thank everyone involved in this bid including our Canadian and European partners, faculty, community partners and supporters, LKSB CAC members who provided support, the Fanshawe College International Office and the Finance department," said Mary Pierce, Chair of the Lawrence Kinlin School of Business. "I would especially like to thank Dr. Howard Rundle who was part of the original planning discussions for the bid which took place at Waterford Institute of Technology last November."