BBC Selects USJ to Feature in “Aiming Higher in a Transforming World” Documentary Series
(University of St Joseph) BBC StoryWorks officially launched its new series promoting the role of higher education as a catalyst for the development of sustainable societies, during the plenary session of the IAU – International Association of Universities’ conference in Puebla, Mexico, held from November 13th to 15th, 2019.
The “Aiming higher in a transforming world” documentary series, developed in cooperation with IAU, spotlights exciting university, big and small, projects making a positive change in their communities by promoting diversity, leadership and social responsibility. In USJ’s case, the long-time study on the recovery of the Mangrove Forests of Macao was the selected project.
The University of Saint Joseph (USJ) was among the 35 universities selected for this series. The three-minute films provide a captivating patchwork illustration of the essential contribution being made by higher education to social development worldwide. The new portal is available in https://www.iau-aiminghigher.org/ and the mini-documentary on USJ is under the heading “Leadership.”