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Nathalie Van de Wiele, member of our Steering Board, receives the Legion of Honor

January 19, 2015

Nathalie_Van-de-WieleNathalie Van de Wiele, member of Sigma Orionis Steering Board, “agrégée” in physics, DIrector of ePrep, Coordinator of SILLAGES, member of the Steering Board of Femmes & Sciences, has been nominated for the Legion of Honor, the highest decoration in France, through a decree (dated Jan. 1, 2015) signed by the French President, following a proposal from the French Minister for Education and Research.

This decoration honours in particular the activities developed by Nathalie Van de Wiele these last 15 years, through ePrep and SILLAGES (under the aegis of the Conférence des grandes écoles), to develop and make available online, high quality, free and open pedagogical resources and courses, which is namely the case of the SILLAGES MOOCs.

Sigma Orionis expresses its most sincere and friendly congratulations to Nathalie Van de Wiele.


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