30 novembre 2019

How I found my vocation: 'After prison, studying made me feel normal'

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"When I was 18, I was convicted of a violent crime. It happened after a mental breakdown and it was the first time I’d ever been in trouble with the police. In total, I spent 18 months in custody. More...

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The sandwich degree: how to fill your course with a dream placement

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Lots of students favour degrees that include a year working in industry. Our experts reveal how to find the best opportunities. More...

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Cambridge don quits after outcry over sexual harassment ban U-turn

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"A Cambridge don accused of sexually harassing students has resigned from his college following an outcry over its decision to readmit him less than two years after he was permanently excluded. More...

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The Guardian view on academia and autocracies: stand firm

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Universities are hungry for international students and funding. But they must not compromise their fundamental values. More...

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University lecturers giving students time to register to vote

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"University lecturers are giving students five minutes at the start of their lectures to register to vote as a nationwide campaign gets under way to ensure that students’ voices are heard in the forthcoming general election. More...

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Students: will your vote be more effective at home or university? – interactive

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"UK students can choose to vote in their home constituency or in their term-time area. Find out where your vote could make most difference. More...

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University staff don't want to strike for fair pensions and pay, but we're being forced to

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Insecure employment and changes to pensions are stopping us from delivering quality education to students. More...

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Did you solve it? Would you get into Oxford?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Earlier today I set you a question from Oxford university’s Mathematics Admissions Test. More...

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The term ‘privilege’ has been weaponized. It's time to retire it

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Accusations of ‘privilege’ are a form of one-upsmanship – and a charge against which there is no real defense. More...

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We need to talk about slavery’s impact on all of us

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"When my new role as professor of the history of slavery at the University of Bristol was announced, some people’s reaction was, “about time”. The role, in which I will research the university’s ties with enslavement, will bring together various existing scholarships, and is part of a debate that has been taking place for decades. More...

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