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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    Oxford and Exeter are top of 'rape culture' university list: League table compiled from 1,000 ...

    The Daily Mail 15 Apr 2021
    Oxford and Exeter universities are at the top of a 'rape culture' league table compiled from more than 1,000 testimonies from students ... It said rape culture is 'endemic' at universities and praised the 'courage' of young women who had come forward to share their stories....

    Cultural Relativism as “Counter Enlightenment”

    Dissident Voice 15 Apr 2021
    cultural determinism ... Such belief-systems necessitated innocent victims and thus, from the Enlightenment standard of universal individual rights, must be identified as objectively incorrect and harmful to human well-being.The post Cultural Relativism as “Counter Enlightenment” first appeared on Dissident Voice....

    Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour updates

    Watauga Democrat 15 Apr 2021
    However, through a partnership with the Banff Centre for Mountain Culture, four virtual programs are now available to rent. Appalachian State University Outdoor Programs receives a portion of the proceeds of every rental ... The film festival is organized by The Banff Centre for Mountain Culture in Banff, Canada....

    Keene: Imagining Indigenous futures, creating new images

    Tahlequah Daily Press 15 Apr 2021
    Adrienne Keene went east to teach about Indigenous culture, her mere existence shocked many people she encountered ... “When I moved to the East Coast, it was like experiencing invisibility,” Keene said during her keynote address Wednesday at the 48th annual Symposium on the American Indian at Northeastern State University....

    Will a woman provost of Trinity College Dublin make any difference?

    The Irish Times 15 Apr 2021
    After 429 years, the male dominance of the leadership of Irish universities has been shattered with the election of Linda Doyle as provost of Trinity College. Women now head up four of the 10 universities, or 40 per cent ... The structure and culture of universities are effectively designed by men for men....

    Ion pump shows potential to treat brain tumours

    The Engineer 15 Apr 2021
    This is the claim of researchers at Linköping University, Sweden, and the Medical University of Graz, Austria, who have shown in cells in culture that an ion pump can deliver drugs more accurately ... at the Department of Science and Technology at Linköping University....

    Harassment on campus: female graduates speak out

    The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Apr 2021
    No wonder Everyone’s Invited, the movement that has been exposing rape culture in schools, is now shining a spotlight on universities....

    Sto. Niño de Cebu, Basilica declared national treasures

    Sun Star 15 Apr 2021
    Brown noted that what is “beautiful about Philippine Catholicism” and what it celebrates this time, “with hearts filled with joy,” is the fact that in five centuries, the Catholic faith has entered “deeply into the Filipino culture and has produced a distinctively Filipino expression of the unchanging and universal truth of Catholic faith.”....

    Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership awards $185,000 in grants

    Watauga Democrat 15 Apr 2021
    The grants support craft, music, natural heritage, Cherokee culture and agricultural traditions ... “By highlighting our cultural traditions and natural treasures, we help sustain these resources, bolster pride in Western North Carolina and advance the regional economy.” ... Mountain Heritage Center, Western Carolina University....

    Apostolic Nuncio cites Filipinos for keeping Catholic faith alive overseas

    Manila Bulletin 15 Apr 2021
    “What we celebrate with hearts with joy is the fact that in these five centuries, the Catholic faith has entered deeply into the Filipino culture and has produced a distinctively Filipino expression of the unchanging and universal truth of Catholic faith,” Brown said....

    'Shubho Nabo Barsho': PM Modi extends greetings on Bengali New Year

    Hindustan Times 15 Apr 2021
    The auspicious day is marked by various cultural and art performances ... A notable event in Bangladesh on this day is the 'Mangal Shobhajatra', organised by the students and teachers of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University, which takes place at dawn....

    Clark Atlanta University and the University of Liberia Host Virtual Signing Ceremony to Establish Partnership ...

    Johnson City Press 15 Apr 2021
    Clark Atlanta University, the University of Liberia, and the Liberian Consulate in the State of Georgia in a spirit of mutual trust and collaboration, will host a virtual signing ceremony marking the continuation of a unique partnership between both universities ... Clark Atlanta University and the University of Liberia's missions are similar....

    Feature: Tractor "transformer" is labor in China's cotton-growing region -- Xinjiang in eyes of Israeli businessman

    China.dot.org 15 Apr 2021
    The 26-year-old Israeli entrepreneur enjoys a sizable and devoted fan base on social media platforms, thanks to the startup he founded four years ago while still a Peking University student, aiming to promote cultural understanding between Chinese and foreign youngsters through vox pop videos....