31 juillet 2018

MPs want new watchdog to root out research misconduct

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianProposed body would monitor universities to ensure that allegations of malpractice are properly investigated. More...

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Elite schools always find ways to boost grades

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianIt would appear that Barnaby Lenon, featured in Peter Wilby’s article (From Harrow to hairdressing: elite school head takes a new direction, 10 July), has not explored the fundamental problem – the school curriculum is geared towards university entrance. More...

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Give more places to disadvantaged students, watchdog urges universities

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe new higher education watchdog, the Office for Students (OfS), is urging universities to pay more attention to socio-economic and school background, rather than just A-level grades, when deciding to award a place to a student. More...

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'It means everything': the university opening its doors to asylum seekers

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianA groundbreaking new project at Birkbeck funds foundation years for asylum seekers – with life-changing results. More...

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Has the tide turned towards responsible metrics in research?

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianA new report takes stock of how metrics are being used and abused in research management across UK universities. More...

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Handimooc : en route vers l’emploi

Orientation Pays de la LoireEn juin dernier le cabinet TH Conseil lance le 1er mooc de France destiné à accompagner les demandeurs d’emploi handicapés. HandiMooc est un outil innovant qui propose une formation gratuite en ligne avec un parcours construit autour d’activités, de quiz, de vidéos, de témoignages. Plus...

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Festival Métiers à l'affiche, édition 2018 : le palmarès

Orientation Pays de la LoireOrientation, formation, insertion et emploi… autant d’interrogations et d'étapes qui jalonnent la vie du collégien, du lycéen, de l’étudiant, lorsqu’il s’interroge sur son avenir professionnel mais aussi toute personne qui se trouve confrontée à une nouvelle orientation de carrière, qu’elle soit souhaitée ou subie. Plus...

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Life outside lectures: how to make your university club great

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe first thing you need is backup. You don’t want to take all the work on yourself, so meet with your committee and keep this going throughout the year. No need to sacrifice your degree; delegate the work to your team. More...

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Student mental health must be top priority – universities minister

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe government has issued an ultimatum to vice-chancellors on student mental health, warning them it is not good enough to suggest that university is about academic education and nothing else. More...

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Large part of Glasgow School of Art to be urgently dismantled

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianCouncil says significant part of south facade will have to go after being deemed unsafe. More...

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