31 janvier 2019

Mould, mice and mess: how to handle nightmare student housing

The GuardianIf your flat is a disaster or owned by a rogue landlord, it’s important to know your rights. Here are six renting tips. More...

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Universities 'pressure-selling' place offers to school-leavers

The GuardianRegulator warns rising use of ‘conditional unconditional offers’ may break consumer law. More...

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My toxic supervisor ruined my health – but my university did nothing

The GuardianMy supervisor was a known bully but when I reported his behaviour to my university, he received a promotion. More...

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Researchers to track impact of arts activities from birth to 25

The GuardianHundreds of babies born in Leicester are to be tracked by researchers for the first 25 years of their lives to examine the impact of regular exposure to arts activities.
Arts Council England (ACE) and De Montfort University (DMU) in Leicester announced details of the Talent25 project on Friday. More...

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Postgrad courses must cultivate emotional and organisational traits too

The GuardianIf we are to retain a first-rate higher education sector, we need to focus on whole-person building. More...

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Jobs of the future: are you ready to join in?

The GuardianWe are in the middle of a fourth industrial revolution. The first saw the world move from rural societies to industrial urban centres; the second introduced mass production; and the third brought the digital revolution. More...

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What to do when studying abroad goes wrong

The GuardianIt’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, but what happens when studying in a different country isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. More...

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A student’s death: did her university do enough to help Natasha Abrahart?

The GuardianThe parents of a Bristol physics student who took her own life are crowdfunding to make sure the full story is told. More...

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Oxford scholarships should be for the poorest, not just the brightest

The GuardianOxford postgraduate degrees are among the most expensive, but there’s little financial support for low-income students. More...

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Master's apprenticeships: elevating managers to the next level

The GuardianForget hard hats and overalls – level 7 apprenticeships in financial services appeal to senior staff wanting to upskill. More...

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