20 septembre 2015

Ethnic minority students less likely to win university places

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy and . Ucas data shows white students with similar A-level results are more successful at all levels of university entrance. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:30 - - Permalien [#]

Are publishers really 'hoodwinking' academics?

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy and Susan Reilly. Our anonymous academic says researchers are being tricked by dubious publishing practices – but the experts aren’t so sure. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:28 - - Permalien [#]

To break class barriers, students must end up in unexpected places

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifByTim Blackman. Universities pay lip service to equality, yet the system functions as a huge social filter. Real fairness will take a radical rethink. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:27 - - Permalien [#]

Why free speech is integral to the intellectual life of our universities

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Government plans to police campus extremism will turn students into spies, rather than critical thinkers. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:25 - - Permalien [#]

Don’t even think about starting university in a relationship

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy and . Avoid making the same mistake we did: ditch your partner before freshers’ week and make the most of the university experience. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:23 - - Permalien [#]

As history shows, prizes don’t always end up in the right place

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. The Research Excellence Framework needs to change so universities all get credit – and funding – where credit is due. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:21 - - Permalien [#]

Top 200 universities in the world - the table

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifHigher education data specialists QS rank the top 200 world universities

Posté par pcassuto à 03:20 - - Permalien [#]

Top 200 universities in the world: the compiler's view

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. The compiler of the QS world university rankings explains what’s been done differently for the 2015 table. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:18 - - Permalien [#]

British universities slip down in global rankings

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Change in methodology used to rate institutions means only Cambridge University makes it into top five. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:17 - - Permalien [#]

The budget-cutters are coming - and research has no place to hide

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Ringfencing has protected research and science from waves of cuts, but the current spending review looks set to change all that. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 03:15 - - Permalien [#]