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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    Children’s author jailed for trying to groom underage girl

    Metro UK 12 Aug 2020
    He claims to have co-founded a ‘Writing for Children Writers Group’ at Derby’s QUAD cultural centre and to have lectured at the University of Derby ... Lloyd Smith previously taught at the University of Derby and Derby’s QUAD cultural centre ... A spokesperson for the University of Derby said....

    Reopening Plans for Georgia's Public Universities Are Under Fire from Students and Faculty

    Democratic Underground 12 Aug 2020
    In response to the letter, the Board of Regents considered directing Georgia State University to remove a 75-percent-occupancy cap on dorms controlled by Corvias ... https.//www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-news/georgia-public-university-dorm-covid-19-precaution-masks-distancing-corvias-1039809/....

    Artist captures 18 'oddities' in SW China's Yunnan

    China Daily 12 Aug 2020
    Inspired by the special ethnic culture in Southwest China's Yunnan province, these images were designed by He Qian, a sophomore at the university's School of Art and Design, to show 18 unique ......

    Edward Bruner

    The News-Gazette 12 Aug 2020
    7, 2020) ... Throughout his exceptional academic career, Ed taught cultural anthropology at Yale University, the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois. He was a founding member of the department at the UI in 1960, acting as head from 1966-1970, and a well-known distinguished figure in American and international cultural anthropology ... ....

    App State selects four faculty for women’s leadership development

    Watauga Democrat 12 Aug 2020
    ... to their leadership roles; acquiring an understanding of the many facets of colleges and universities; refining and improving their cross-cultural communication skills; and creating a program of personal and professional development to benefit themselves and their institutions....

    Fisk president named in restraining order filed by alleged ex-lover

    The Grio 12 Aug 2020
    The president of Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee has just been placed under a restraining order after claims of harassing an alleged ex-lover ... Rome became Fisk’s 16th president in 2017, previously serving as president of Lincoln University from 2013-2017 ... The university has yet to comment on these allegations....

    Architecture students can now exit programme at end of 3 years with a degree

    The Times of India 12 Aug 2020
    Also during study an architecture student has to undertake study tours of history, culture, tradition and heritage as a of the curriculum. Universities will be allowed to have tie up for exchange programmes with local and global institutions....

    Urban women-themed TV drama gets 5.6 billion views

    Sina 12 Aug 2020
    One of the stand-out performances is delivered by popular actress Tong Yao, who plays a capable housewife ... This is according to Yin Hong, a film and cultural critic and professor at Tsinghua University ... ....

    ‘A smoking gun’: Scientists have confirmation of infectious coronavirus retrieved from hospital air

    Hartford Courant 12 Aug 2020
    A research team at the University of Florida succeeded in isolating live virus from aerosols collected at a distance of seven to 16 feet from patients hospitalized with COVID-19 — farther than the 6 feet recommended in social distancing guidelines ... at the University of Florida....

    Look Who’s Talking About Educational Equity

    Quillette 12 Aug 2020
    For instance, among other things, the University of Kentucky will institute cultural proficiency and diversity training for faculty and students, and install “diversity and inclusion officers” within each of its 17 colleges. Out west, the University of the Redlands issued an ......

    Ron Rash's story collection, 'In the Valley,' carves new tale from 'Serena'

    Ashe Post & Times 12 Aug 2020
    A typical collection of short works from Rash, the Parris distinguished professor in Appalachian cultural studies at Western Carolina University, leaves readers not only looking at a forest that has been clearcut, but marveling that they got there by the felling of a single tree at a time....

    College towns fear super-spreader semester as students descend

    Politico 12 Aug 2020
    The university ended up delaying undergraduate in-person instruction and residence hall move-in dates by two weeks and scolded students for their recklessness ... Colleges and universities have long struggled to wrap their arms around the party culture off campus that has resulted in deaths from binge drinking, Greek life hazing and more....

    Newsmaker: Kamala Harris, a formidable woman with an impressive record

    Gulf News 12 Aug 2020
    Her mother later went to McGill University in Montreal, with the girls visiting regularly and absorbing Canadian political culture, its rejection of gun ownership and its acceptance of universal health coverage. She attended university in Washington initially with a degree in ......

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