27 février 2018

Flowers, drinks and a dog: vice-chancellors claimed £8m in expenses over two years

The Guardian homeChannel 4 investigates claims for five-star lifestyles as university lecturers strike over swingeing pension changes. More...

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The Observer view on the shambolic way universities are run

The Guardian homeStrikes by lecturers over pension cuts as details emerge of vice-chancellors’ excessive pay highlight a system in need of reform. More...

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Free speech matters, and the people worried about it aren’t all bigots

The Guardian homeIt’s far more effective to expose the flaw in someone’s argument than it is to ‘no-platform’ them. More...

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Postgrad checklist: what to ask when picking a PhD

The Guardian homeIf you’re thinking about pursuing a PhD, then you are probably already weighing the relative merits of different universities. Each university – and, indeed, each university department – has its own distinctive culture and environment. Gathering as much information about it beforehand will help you make the most informed choice possible. More...

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The tuition fee review is about saving the government money, not students

The Guardian homeIf the government cuts tuition fees most students won’t benefit, and universities will be left to plug the funding gap. More...

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Why we students should back our lecturers on strike

The Guardian homeFrustration over missed lectures during the pensions strike is understandable. But it’s not our lecturers we should be angry at. More...

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70,000 students call for compensation over UCU lecturer strike

The Guardian homePetitions demand pay-back for lost classes as university union nears action over pension plans. More...

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'This is a red line': voices from the university pensions strike

The Guardian homeA student finds solidarity with her lecturers, even as they count the cost of weeks of lost teaching. More...

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Stopping Brexit: ‘The kids don’t want what’s being forced on them’

The Guardian homeA youth campaign is touring universities to argue there is no point in pursuing a future young people voted against. More...

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