07 juillet 2019

Learn how this university adopted a successful data-driven strategy for inclusive learning

eCampus NewsTrying to effect change and scale the impact of a new technology on Grand Valley State University’s campus of nearly 25,000 students and 1,800 faculty demands a strategic, creative approach. More...

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Alaska’s governor is trying to destroy its universities. The state may never recover

The GuardianWe rarely devote much attention to what happens in the largest state of the US. No, not Texas – Alaska, which is bigger, geographically, than the next three states combined (Texas, California and Montana). More...

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UK universities condemned for failure to tackle racism

The GuardianSenior academics and politicians have condemned UK universities for failing to tackle endemic racism against students and staff after a Guardian investigation found widespread evidence of discrimination in the sector. More...

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'A demeaning environment': stories of racism in UK universities

The Guardian“Racism in universities is widespread, widely tolerated and raising it carries considerable risk.” These are the words of a senior lecturer who is one of more than 240 staff and students who contacted the Guardian to share their experiences of racism in the UK higher education sector. More...

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Black academics 'can't fight race inequality alone'

The GuardianOthers need to play their part in closing the 13% attainment gap at university, say overworked ethnic minority staff and students. More...

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Which UK universities have received racism complaints?

The GuardianSearch for a university to see how many formal complaints were made in the last five years – and how many were upheld. More...

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Tree planting 'has mind-blowing potential' to tackle climate crisis

The GuardianResearch shows a trillion trees could be planted to capture huge amount of carbon dioxide. More...

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King’s College security overstepped authority over activists during Queen’s visit – inquiry

The GuardianKing’s College London has apologised to student activists who were barred from entering the university’s buildings during a visit by the Queen in March, after an inquiry found that security staff “overstepped their authority”. More...

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Cambridge's one-on-one teaching model is based on exploiting graduates

The GuardianAs lecturers, we’re protesting today to persuade the university to pay its PhD teaching staff proper wages. More...

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Cambridge teaching staff to protest over insecure work during open days

The GuardianCasual contracts causing extreme levels of personal and financial hardship, union claims. More...

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