Universal may refer to:

Companies and organizations

  • NBCUniversal, a media and entertainment company
  • Universal Studios, an American film studio, and subsidiary of NBCUniversal
  • Universal Animation Studios, an American Animation studio, and subsidiary of NBCUniversal
  • Universal Channel, a television channel owned by NBCUniversal
  • Universal Music Group, a family of record labels
  • Universal Records (defunct record label), a record label owned by UMG, founded in 1995
  • Universal Edition, a classical music publishing firm, founded in Vienna in 1901
  • Universal Airlines (disambiguation)
  • Universal Avionics, a manufacturer of flight control components
  • Universal Corporation, an American tobacco company
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    To save the humanities and restore their prestige, universities might look to prison

    The Dallas Morning News 18 Jun 2019
    In a Wall Street Journal piece, Adam Kirsch insists, “Universities are not responsible for, or capable of, creating a living humanistic culture ... Kirsch also thinks that the link between universities and humanistic culture constitutes an unhealthy monopoly ... universities themselves....

    Chinese speaking contest for int'l students concludes in Beijing

    China.dot.org 18 Jun 2019
    A Chinese speaking contest for international students, themed the pursuit of a "community with a shared future for mankind," concluded in the Beijing Language and Culture University on Friday June 14 ... Project and Beijing Language and Culture University....

    After 6-year gap, 700 awarded PhD at OU’s 80th convocation

    The Times of India 18 Jun 2019
    Osmania University (OU) ... “The university should implement courses and syllabi which are in tune with industry requirements ... Universities and educational institutions are now promoting start-up culture, newer generations like yours choose to be job creaters, not seekers,” he said....

    The Kyle Kashuv-Harvard controversy, explained

    Vox 18 Jun 2019
    “So many more people,” Slate’s Joel Anderson tweeted, “can relate to calling someone ‘ni**er” than being called “ni**er.’” Kyle Kashuv, the culture war over higher education, and conservative identity politics It’s hard to overstate how important it is that a university, and Harvard specifically, was at the center of all of this....

    Indian matrimonial sites show shift in attitude towards intercaste marriage: St...

    Hindustan Times 18 Jun 2019
    The researchers from University of Michigan in the US used data from 313,000 profiles from a major Indian matrimonial website ... The researchers from University of Michigan in the US used data from 313,000 profiles from a major Indian matrimonial website ... from University of Michigan....

    Museums and more

    Provo Daily Herald 18 Jun 2019
    One great way to spend the day is checking out some of the great local museums. Brigham Young University itself has quite a few free museum options, from sports to art, animals to cultures, not to mention their Museum of Paleontology ... Museum of Peoples and Cultures. The Museum of Peoples and Cultures is BYU's archaeological and anthropological museum....

    Why Nigerian universities must embrace grant evaluation system

    Business Day Online 18 Jun 2019
    Akintunde Adeola, a research fellow at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, advised that universities must invest in knowledge-based research because it provides educational, cultural and intellectual enrichment which come with social benefits, development and progress....

    Chinese College Students Being Forced to Spy on US

    Voa News 18 Jun 2019
    Chinese university students in the United States are increasing being pressured to act as pawns in the ever-expanding espionage war that Beijing is running against Washington and its allies ... universities have been eager to welcome Chinese students, seeing them as a way to bring in more money ... The institutes were set up at universities across the U.S....

    'Pose' renewed for Season 3

    Toronto Sun 18 Jun 2019
    the ball culture world, the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe and the downtown social and literary scene ... Season 2 flashes forward in time to 1990 when, on the heels of the ballroom community establishing itself in pop culture and going mainstream, the House of Evangelista is forced to reevaluate their goals....

    How Britain's Universities Can Be The Key To Our Carbon Neutral Revolution

    Huffington Post 18 Jun 2019
    Universities are civic institutions ... And we have seen some great examples of the civic work our universities do thanks to the recent UPP Foundation Civic University Commission inquiry, which successfully illustrated how our higher education institutions have long worked to strengthen their communities – culturally, socially and economically....

    Expert: Asean should avoid taking sides in US-China trade war

    The Star 18 Jun 2019
    PETALING JAYA. South-East Asia should focus on its own interests and avoid taking sides in the US-China trade war, says a Chinese-American political scientist. It would be dangerous for countries in the region to take sides as either one of the superpowers could penalise the countries, said Beijing Language and Culture University Prof Dr Huang Jing ... ....

    IRS fetes Argentine Ambassador

    The News International 18 Jun 2019
    Dr Rukhsana said that Mr Ivanissevich was a fine diplomat who had introduced Pakistanis like herself to western culture such as opera, fine photography and more. He is also a thoughtful intellectual, having co-taught with her at the university ... He is also a thoughtful intellectual, having co-taught with her at the university....

    Jenni Rivera biopic in the works with her family's support

    WPXI 18 Jun 2019
    Now, seven years after her untimely death, that dream is coming true ... "I loved her strength ... "Jenni's story is universal in themes of love, loss, success, and cultural change," said producer Donald De Line in a statement ... "The film will honor her artistry and commitment to inspire and help people of all cultures to accomplish their dreams." ... ___....