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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    Has ABVP Used LS Poll Boost In Bengal To Make A Mark In Campuses?

    Yahoo Daily News 13 Jul 2020
    Over the years, the ABVP has had to work hard to make its way into university and college campuses in West Bengal- a space that has been dominated by “left-leaning” ideology, if not directly by Left-affiliated student parties ... Suranjan Sarkar, a Jadavpur University (JU) student, and in-charge of ABVP’s South Bengal unit attests to the same....

    Marine base, live-fire training range halfway complete; 43 historic sites discovered

    Guam Pacific Daily News 13 Jul 2020
    ... of archaeological discoveries and related cultural resource management as facilitated by the 2011 Programmatic Agreement." ... Artifacts collected will be housed in the Department of Defense-funded Guam Cultural Repository at the University of Guam, the military stated.Firing range....

    Hindu God in a music video? A K-pop band runs afoul of fans

    Deccan Herald 12 Jul 2020
    Vedansh Varshney, a 21-year-old university student and K-pop fan from Delhi, said of K-pop’s cultural mash-ups, “Some people will feel like our culture is represented ... “When you take elements of a culture and use it in a way that demeans or ridicules the people in that culture, ......

    UAE Minister calls for preservation of cultural heritage in light of Hagia Sophia decision

    Arabian Business 12 Jul 2020
    They have exceptional international value, and are the common heritage of all peoples and cultures,” she said ... "It has remained a global landmark with significant cultural legacy ... In a statement, UNESCO demanded that countries that are home to cultural heritage sites should not alter them in ways that harm their outstanding universal value....

    Changes in general education curriculum in Chinese universities

    China.dot.org 12 Jul 2020
    Graduates throw their hats in the air at Peking University, Beijing, July 2, 2020 ... The general education (GE) curriculum movement originating in the United States is only now taking center stage in undergraduate education in China, becoming a mandatory graduation requirement and a core component of the country's university education system....

    Hagia Sophia: converting museum to mosque 'will undermine Turkey's image'

    The National 12 Jul 2020
    ... his waning voter support while also a move to mark his legacy,” said Tugba Tanyeri Erdemir, a member of Turkey’s Association for the Protection of Cultural Heritage and a research associate at the University of Pittsburgh whose focus is on the management minority religious sites....

    Is Blackhawks name and logo as offensive as the Washington NFL team's nickname? It's complicated.

    Lebanon Express 12 Jul 2020
    Joe Podlasek, CEO of the Trickster Cultural Center in Schaumburg, on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 ... "We have changed more than two-thirds of these stereotypes and cultural appropriations in American sports since the first one fell in 1970 at the University of Oklahoma - Little Red - and we moved steadily through over 2,000 of them," she said....

    Blues Come to Texas: Paul Oliver and Mack McCormick's Unfinished Book

    All About Jazz 12 Jul 2020
    John and Robin Dickson Series in Texas Music, sponsored by the Center for Texas Music History, Texas State University ... Texas A&M University Press ... The latter gave rise to a cultural depiction as much myth as romantic primitivism ... Mythmaking and Contemporary American Culture (University of Illinois, 2004); Elijah Wald's Escaping The Delta....

    Lord Swraj Paul donates USD 5 million to MIT

    Live Mint 12 Jul 2020
    UK-based Indian-origin entrepreneur Lord Swraj Paul has donated USD 5 million to his alma mater Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Kresge Auditorium, a landmark at the prestigious university that serves as a venue for community and cultural activities....

    ETSU class creates oral history project documenting Appalachian experiences during pandemic

    The Oneida Daily Dispatch 12 Jul 2020
    The course, taught by anthropology professor Melissa Schrift who is also the Culture and Health minor director at the university, was only a few weeks long, but had a lasting impact on those who were part of it....

    Denying talent, reducing diversity

    Indian Express 12 Jul 2020
    One of the features that sets Delhi University (DU) apart from many other public universities in India is its commitment to diversity. DU has for decades served as a socio-cultural hub for people from across the country ... Similarly, delays in uploading videos can be understood, and the university can be more accommodative of individual requests....


    Dawn 12 Jul 2020
    Asif was an invaluable resource for anyone who wanted to write about Urdu or just had a passion for Urdu and its literary culture ... The columnist is associate professor in the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Virginia....

    Obesity: Why this global epidemic shows no sign of stopping

    Independent Online 12 Jul 2020
    We can also add the cultural ingredient to all this; family lunches and dinners,” he said ... She is a lecturer of the Department of Anthropological Sciences, and a Research Associate of the Mediterranean Institute, at the University of Malta ... body and culture, eating disorders....