World TVET Conference 2015

World TVET Conference (Part 2)

Dr Julian Ng reports more from Warnborough College’s participation at the World TVET Conference in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. See Day 1 here. Day 2: 26th August 2015 The second day of the 2015 WORLD TVET conference kicked off with paper presentations at 8am by Dr John Gaal, Dra Marianne Teras and Mr Javier Amaro. Dr John Gaal is Director of …

Maria Jacketti - Medusa's Hairdresser: Skyclad

Creative Writing Developer’s New Book

Warnborough College Creative Writing program developer Dr Maria Jacketti’s first collection of poetry, Medusa’s Hairdresser: Skyclad was published by Anaphora Press of Stone Mountain Georgia in July. Jacketti is a well-known translator of Chilean Nobel laureates Gabriela Mistral and Pablo Neruda, having published a half dozen translations in the 1990s, which are still in print. Skyclad spans almost 3 decades …

WCCA 2015

WCCA 2015 A Clear Success

The third annual Warnborough College Conference of the Arts (WCCA) brought international participants to Canterbury last week. The event was officially opened by the Lord Mayor Councillor Sally Waters and her escort, Robert Waters on Tuesday, 14th July, at the Canterbury Baptist Church. She welcomed delegates to the city and took time to chat with the artists who had exhibited …

Risa Dera's Stained glass Exhibition

Risa Dera Stained Glass Exhibition

Congratulations to our MFA student, Risa Batterman-Dera, who held an art exhibition entitled “Figure, Form and Fantasy” showcasing artwork in stained glass and wire mesh. The exhibition ran at the Markeim Art Center in New Jersey from June 4th to 21st.  Fine Arts Programme Director, Dr Jill Kiefer, travelled to exhibition and was highly impressed with the artwork. She said …

Graduate Chosen for Specialist Ethics Project

Warnborough Masteral graduate, Arend van Campen, was specially selected to be part of a team of twelve PhD candidates on a large-scale research programme which aims to pool scientific knowledge about business ethics in the Netherlands. The team is led by seven professors of business ethics from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and four other Dutch universities. The …

Dr Michael Chambers, Warnborough PhD Graduate, appointed as Chancellor of Johnson University Florida

Alum Appointed Chancellor of Johnson University Florida

We are very proud of our alumnus, Dr Michael Chambers, who was recently appointed to the position of Chancellor and Vice-Provost (elected) of Johnson University Florida. Dr Chambers graduated as a Doctor of Philosophy, specialising in Ancient Philosophy. His dissertation was entitled “The Spirit of Friendship : Therapy of the Soul in Plato’s TIMAEUS” and he worked under the careful …

Ageas CEO Gets Honorary PhD

Warnborough College Ireland President, Dr Brenden Tempest-Mogg, presented a PhD Honoris Causa to Stuart Fraser, the CEO of Ageas Insurance Company Asia, on 5 February 2015 at the Ageas headquarters in Hong Kong. Dr Fraser was nominated last July for the award by Dr Peter Lau, the former head of Ageas Academy which has put through 70 Masteral candidates. As …

Participants at the Ageas-Warnborough Management Workshop in Hong Kong

Management Seminar in Ageas Hong Kong

A full day management seminar was presented by key Warnborough professors on 6 February at Ageas Academy and open to select Ageas members including WCI MBA and DBA students who are based in Hong Kong. The event was organised by Warnborough College Ireland partner,  Higher Education Services, together with Ageas Insurance Company (Asia). Attendees (comprising selected Ageas staff and Warnborough …