03 novembre 2018

A bankrupt university was inevitable once market forces took hold

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianDemand is down, supply is up – something had to give and now universities are on the brink. It’s all so avoidable. More...

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National Union of Students faces bankruptcy over £3m deficit

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianOrganisation may need to mortgage its headquarters and cut staff to remain solvent. More...

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Row over Muslim scholar's invitation to preach at Anglican service

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianBlog claims sermon by imam at Oxford church contrary to ‘sacred act of divine worship’ in keeping with C of E rites. More...

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We risk losing slices of our past if we don’t root out racism in our universities

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianHistory is in crisis when black students refuse to study it and staff suffer abuse. More...

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What will help you get into Harvard? Super-rich parents with a chequebook and pen

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe university’s policy on affirmative action is on trial – but it is the evidence of links between offers of acceptance and donations that is most damning. More...

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Michael Young and the perils of meritocracy

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianReaders respond to Kwame Anthony Appiah’s long read on the author of The Rise of the Meritocracy, published 60 years ago. More...

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UK universities face grade inflation crackdown

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianMinisters move to address concerns over growing number of first-class degrees. More...

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Applying to university? Here's your step-by-step guide

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianUcas is open for university applications for 2019. Here’s all you need to know. More...

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Jumpin’ jets, a woman! Call to update children’s books with female academics

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianDr Frankenstinker, Professor Branestawm … How can little girls become academics when all the role models are men. More...

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Hard Brexit could cripple UK science, say Nobel prizewinners

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe letter, signed by 29 Nobel prizewinners and six Fields medallists, says the UK “must now strive to ensure that as little harm as possible is done to research”. More...

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