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Tracing alumni from Canada – can you help?

Tracing alumni from Canada – can you help?

More than 30,000 Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships have been awarded since the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan was set up in 1959. As the CSC’s alumni association began in 2000, we are still trying to locate and invite a number of untraced alumni – particularly Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows from the early years. Only registered […]

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Commonwealth Scholar from Trinidad and Tobago wins top prize in MSc Clinical Neurology

Dr Nadeem Hosein, a Commonwealth Scholar (2012-2013) from Trinidad and Tobago placed first among enrolled doctors in the MSc Clinical Neurology programme at UCL’s Institute of Neurology. While at the Institute of Neurology, Dr Hosein was able to complete academic, research and clinical aspects of the programme with distinction, receiving the MSc (Distinction) Clinical Neurology. […]

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Alumni Fellows focus group discussion

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s (CSC) Evaluation team held back-to-back focus group discussions with Alumni Fellows on award and a group of supervisors on 12 November 2013. The Evaluation team viewed this as a valuable opportunity to not only attain in-depth information regarding the Fellowship scheme itself, but also as a way of verifying specific outcomes […]

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Kenyan alumni and guests at the Fairview Hotel

Alumni in Kenya share their achievements

Have you fulfilled your promise? Kenyan alumni and distance learning scholars were asked this question at the beginning of a reception held at the Fairview Hotel, Nairobi on 19 September. Commonwealth Scholarship Commissioner Richard Middleton wanted those present to think back to the statements that they had made on their application forms to evaluate if […]

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Professor Shaun Hendy

Bringing science to the wider community

Professor Shaun Hendy (1995 Commonwealth Scholar from New Zealand to Canada, PhD in Physics, University of Alberta) combines his work as  a Professor of Physics with encouraging public engagement in science. In 2012 he won the New Zealand Prime Ministers Science Media Communication Prize for his work in communicating science to the public. One of […]

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Alumni e-newsletter Issue 6 (October 2013)

Welcome to the October CS3 Alumni e-newsletter. This issue brings you news of recent events, updates on alumni projects and the latest Professional Networks developments. Send us your alumni news! If you have a project you want to share with other alumni in the next e-newsletter (due out in April 2014), on projects that would […]

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