Cyber-security and privacy best practices for academic researchers

Online (Zoom), August 12, 2020, 18.00-20.00 (Romanian time, in English) Cyber-security and privacy are issues of increasing concern in today’s digital world. Whereas perfect security does not exist, there are many tools and practices that can answer to someone’s specific security needs. To choose among them, it is important to...

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Spirituality in Development Projects and in Communities

Online (Zoom), August 13, 2020, 16.00-17.30 (Romanian time, in English) Spirituality has been disregarded by the development field. Researches have shown that the replacement of traditional manifestations including spirituality with modernity has provoked changes in all fields of humanity, including global development. During this webinar we will see how spirituality...

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Non-Transactional Forgiveness: Suffering and Forgiveness in Communist Prisons

Online (Zoom), August 7, 2020, 14.00-16.00 (Romanian time, in English) While forgiveness is often understood in transactional terms—the overcoming of vindictive passions is due to changes from the part of the wrongdoer that the victim cannot ignore—in this webinar I discuss one category of forgiveness that does not depend on...

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Urban Safety Policies – Integrating Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Developing Safer Cities

Online (Zoom), August 6, 2020, 10.00-12.00 (Romanian time, in English) Urban Safety becomes an increasingly important topic as concern for the development of safe and sustainable cities amounts throughout society. This is evident also in the fact that one of the SDGs (Goal nr. 11) is aimed at making cities...

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We launched the registration for this year’s edition of the Făgăraș Summer School. Join us!

2020 brings the second edition of the Făgăraș Summer School. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year we will offer a series of webinars. The webinars will take place in August and September, with a concentration between August 5-14. Find more about this year’s courses as well as the registration...

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Postponed – Teaching tools for the Z-gen

Online (Zoom), August 9, 2020, 18.00-19.30 (Romanian time, in English) The education methodology fit for the Z-gens is based on a blended, online and offline, synchronous and asynchronous learning system. It is not a performance anymore having blended, highly visual, activity-oriented, edutainment-based activities but a basic request further enforced by...

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