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Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education
The Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education (JEDHE) is our online, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the study of university-led economic development.
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PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – January 11, 2017 – The University Economic Development Association (UEDA) has launched the first issue of the Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education (JEDHE). This Journal is an online, peer-reviewed publication dedicated to the...read more
University Economic Development Association membership selects best practices in university-based economic development for 2016
ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – October 18, 2016 – Last week, the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) announced winners of its annual Awards of Excellence program during their Annual Summit in Roanoke, Virginia. Leading initiatives from across North America...read more
Finalists, Representing Leading Economic Development Initiatives Across North America, Will Compete at Annual Summit In October ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – August 18, 2016 – The 2016 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen and the competition this year is at an...read more
The Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education is an online, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the study of university-led economic development. The Journal examines ways in which institutions of higher education foster competitiveness through human capital...read more
Dear Colleague Letter: Germination of Research Ideas for Large Opportunities and Critical Societal Needs (GERMINATION)
Dear Colleagues: Today, with growing and aging population, we are facing many societal challenges including pressing demands for food, land, energy and water, urgent need for educating students from diverse backgrounds, requirement of security in an...read more
University Economic Development Association (UEDA) adjourns 2015 Annual Summit with diverse program and election of new board members
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – October 26, 2015 – More than 200 delegates convened in Anchorage, Alaska for the University Economic Development Association’s (UEDA) 2015 Annual Summit in September. The three-day Summit, under the theme “Unlocking Diversity: Innovation + Talent +...read more
Finalists in Awards of Excellence Program Represent Exemplary Higher Education-Led Initiatives in Regional Transformation and will Compete at Annual Summit ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – August 3, 2015 – After several months of competition, finalists representing the top...read more
Washington, DC (June 18, 2015) - The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) have announced a new workshop on effective collaboration between economic development and higher education institutions....read more
Awards recognize best practices in university-based economic development The University Economic Development Association (UEDA) is currently seeking applications for its annual Awards of Excellence program, which recognizes cutting edge university-based economic...read more
UPDATE: The Call for Presentations Submission Period Is Now Closed Because Spring is such a busy time in university circles, we're extending the 2015 Annual Summit Call for Presentations deadline. UEDA will now be accepting submissions until the Annual Summit agenda...read more