APRU UNDERGRADUATE LEADERS’ PROGRAM (ULP) 2017 IS NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATION!
Hosted by Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU), ULP 2017 will be held in Vladivostok, Russia from July 1 to 12, 2017. Themed “Global Challenges for New Generation in Asia-Pacific Region”, this year’s program centered around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) spearheaded by the United Nations and adopted by its 194 members in 2015. The program welcomes undergraduate students from all years and disciplines.
Apart from raising students’ awareness on issues affecting the globe in multi-disciplinary and multi-national contexts, the program encourages students to reflect on how they can better fulfil their role as global citizens, and explore innovative ways to tackle the global challenges through concerted efforts.
Program activities include theme-related lectures, keynote seminars, workshops, and social and cultural activities which culminate in a final project presentation summarizing their experiences throughout the program. These activities are designed to develop students’ key competencies and leadership skills while providing them with the chance to exchange and interact with other students from the Asia-Pacific region.