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University in a box: American university opens gates to 500 Syrian Refugees

University of the People to offer tuition-free degrees to Syria’s lost generation
 
University of the People (UoPeople) has announced that it will accept 500 Syrian refugees to study tuition-free toward bachelor degrees in Business Administration or Computer Science at the university’s virtual campus.

Capitalize on today’s changing workforce to drive business success - DHL Africa

Capitalize on today’s changing workforce to drive business success - DHL Africa

The workforce landscape has evolved quite significantly over the last few decades, with women in leadership and milliennials (Generation Y) taking centre stage as the drivers of business performance in the future.
 
As with many other industries, the logistics industry has traditionally been male-dominated, but this has been changing over time. Charles Brewer, Managing Director of DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa (SSA), says that the company has made great strides in evolving their leadership structures in SSA and since 2011, the number of female employees in leadership roles have more than doubled.

Björn Borg captivated the Fashion Week Stockholm audience with an epic Mars-Inspired experience.

Björn Borg captivated the Fashion Week Stockholm audience with an epic Mars-Inspired experience.
 
On the evening of the first day of Fashion Week Stockholm, Björn Borg amazed international sports and fashion press, fashion influencers and the tributed Mars One representatives alike with a memorable fashion show based on the theme “Training for Mars”. The show featured top Swedish supermodels and its retro space inspired sportswear collection was showcased on set at a Mars like outdoor location in Stockholm.

Björn Borg launches its new AW15 collection with a sports lifestyle app for iPhone.

Björn Borg launches its new AW15 collection with a sports lifestyle app for iPhone.Björn Borg launches its new AW15 collection with a sports lifestyle app for iPhone.

Björn Borg launched its AW15 collection together with its first fitness app ever, Sprinter. The free iPhone app enables you to match with new workout buddies and improve performance by reaching goals together. A mission easy to complete through three simple steps – Sweat, Swipe and Socialize.

– Stages SS16 show in tribute to Mars One

Björn Borg is training for Mars

Björn Borg is training for Mars

In 2027, a human settlement on Mars will be initiated with the four first volunteering astronauts. In a tribute to the pioneering space project Mars One and the concept of the ultimate challenge: training for Mars, Björn Borg shows a limited edition capsule collection along with their full SS16 collection at Fashion Week Stockholm on August 24.