30 novembre 2019

First transgender woman Rhodes scholar named in diverse 2020 class

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Minorities make up the majority of the latest group of US college students to be named Rhodes scholars, and the class includes the first transgender woman selected for the prestigious program. More...

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UK academia's links to Chinese defence firms 'harmful for national security'

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Report singles out Britain for ‘unprecedented levels of collaboration’ with China’s military. More...

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University strike: tens of thousands of staff walk out across UK

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Lecturers and other workers begin eight-day action over pay and pensions. More...

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Students: don't complain about your striking lecturers – join them

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"This week, staff in 60 universities across the UK will take part in a strike led by the University and College Union (UCU). Their choice to strike has the full support of the National Union of Students (NUS) – but not all students have come out in favour of the action. More...

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Are you affected by UK university strikes? Share your experiences

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"We want to hear from both academic staff and students who are being affected by the industrial strike action. More...

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The Guardian view on university strikes: a battle for the soul of the campus

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The market model in higher education has created an intellectual precariat who are right to fight back. More...

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China dismisses claims of interference in Australia as 'nothing but lies'

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The Chinese government has dismissed allegations of espionage in Australia – including plans to install a pro-Beijing plant in parliament – as “nothing but lies”, insisting “China doesn’t interfere in other countries’ internal affairs”. More...

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Open University ‘at the heart of switch to a green UK economy’

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"There have been times in the past few years when this veneration has been tested. The government’s decision in 2012 to raise tuition fees and cut grants delivered a shock to the OU’s business model, which relied on mature and part-time students. Mature students proved reluctant to take on a debt they would have little time to repay and the financial model did not easily support part-timers wanting to dip in and out of learning. More...

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Unrest at French universities after student sets himself alight over debts

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Union calls for nationwide demonstrations follow Anas K gesture on poverty. More...

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Can this student's flatshare reviews beat dodgy landlords?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Universities abound with renting horror stories. But a new rate-your-accommodation site could give power back to tenants. More...

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