14 janvier 2020

Universities are failing to address the UK’s skills shortage

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The growth of financial incentives, lower entry requirements, unconditional offers and spurious advertising (Don’t mislead to attract students, says regulator, 19 December) is further evidence of a marketised higher education system that is not properly serving the interests of students nor the country as a whole. More...

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People listen to Greta Thunberg because of her creativity, not just her science

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Blue Planet, Extinction Rebellion and Greta Thunberg are all household names bringing information about serious environmental issues to the masses. They’ve helped green issues shoot up the agenda for this year’s general election, with a poll last month revealing that more than half of voters said that the climate emergency would influence how they cast their vote. More...

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How did an accused torturer end up teaching at the Sorbonne?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The Argentinian security specialist was in his mid-40s, spoke good French and had recently obtained French citizenship. His credentials were impeccable – he’d spent the previous five years teaching international relations at another Paris institute, the Université Marne-la-Vallée – and he soon became a valued asset at the Sorbonne. More...

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Newcastle University faces student backlash over stalker's return

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Petition calls for reversal of decision to readmit offender whose victim still studies there. More...

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'Far too many are struggling': are universities failing autistic students?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The number of students with social impairments is growing rapidly, but they don’t always get the support they need. More...

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I taught at a 'for-profit' college. They're predatory disasters

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Students rack up debt for worthless diplomas – debt they default on at twice the rate of their peers at traditional colleges. More...

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Next NHS staff shortages will include radiographers, as courses close

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Podiatry, prosthetics and mental health nursing degrees also on universities’ ‘at risk’ list after end of bursaries. More...

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Bristol students told to study at SS Great Britain due to overcrowding

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Overcrowding in libraries and a severe shortage of desks have led to students at the University of Bristol being offered places to study at the SS Great Britain. More...

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UK employers will offer fewer entry-level jobs in 2020, figures suggest

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Survey shows slowdown in graduate recruitment accounts for bulk of decline. More...

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Anti-abortion activists increasingly targeting UK university students

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Campaigners report rise in anti-abortion societies in students’ unions and demonstrations nationwide. More...

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