News

  • New Partnership announced with COIL CONNECT
    UNICollaboration and COIL Connect are excited to announce their upcoming partnership which will run through 2024. This partnership is designed to promote and connect organisations supporting virtual exchange. We will announce events and webinars in due course and hope our to involve our members and supporters. See below if you Read More …
  • VALIANT CONFERENCE, LÉON, 8-9 FEB 2024
    Exploring the Impact of Virtual Exchange on Teacher Education Léon – Spain, 8-9 February UNICollaboration is co-hosting this event together with the VALIANT project consortium at University of Léon, Spain.   The conference will provide a venue to explore research-based studies and bring together teachers and researchers who are interested Read More …
  • Journal of Virtual Exchange – new research titles available
    It’s been a busy and productive year for our editors at the Journal of Virtual Exchange. The team have been preparing new articles for publication and you can now download Vol .6 (2023) . Journal of Virtual Exchange (JVE) is an online, open-access, peer-reviewed journal aimed at practitioners and researchers in Read More …
  • Season’s Greetings
  • Membership Benefits and Fees 2024
    Dear UNICollaboration members, We would like to inform you about important updates related to your future membership renewals as of 2024. As of 2024, memberships will last a solar year, so they will all expire on the 31st of December of the year concerned and membership fees, with the sole exception of Student’s Read More …
  • IVEC ideas Workshop
  • New Academic research article on ‘VE and the Development of Transferable skills’
    Abstract Videoconferencing is a popular mode of communication in virtual exchange (VE) settings. Recognising technological affordances of teletandem via videoconferencing, we developed a web-based system, L2 (second language) Learning system (L2L), for university language students’ teletandem reflections. L2L provides visualisations of conversation metrics, which students reflect on as a means Read More …
  • Winter Partnering Fair
    CALLING ALL VIRTUAL EXCHANGE ENTHUSIASTS! UNICOLLABORATION INVITES YOU TO A WINTER PARTNERING FAIR When: December 13th @ 14.30-16h CET Where: On Zoom Who: For teaching staff and virtual exchange coordinators interested in finding a partner for a virtual exchange project How: Register your interest using the link below and we Read More …
  • President’s letter
    Dear Members of UNICollaboration and fellow Virtual Exchange colleagues: The autumn term of a new academic year is underway or about to get underway for many of us and now seemed the ideal time for a letter to all with updates on what has been happening these past several months Read More …
  • Success in European Projects
    Four major European funded projects that UNICollaboration has been involved with have now concluded with Final Reports accepted by the EACEA (The European Education and Culture Executive Agency) and the respective National Agencies. Two highly scoring projects including one classified as ‘excellent’. The two are – GODIJIP on Digitalising Joint Read More …