30 janvier 2020

UK minister met surveillance firm accused of enabling Uighur abuses

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"A government trade minister held a one-on-one meeting with a facial recognition firm accused of enabling the Chinese government’s campaign of persecution against Uighur Muslims, the Guardian and the Bureau of Investigative Journalism have established. More...

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University staff prepare for fresh strikes in row over pay and pensions

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"UCU union members at 14 more institutions vote for industrial action, taking total to 74. More...

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'How can we compete with Google?': the battle to train quantum coders

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"A major skills shortage in quantum computing could harm the UK economy unless universities recruit more students. More...

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Universities must overhaul the toxic working culture for academic researchers

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"A survey has warned that researchers are too stressed. It’s up to universities to improve their working environment. More...

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Sussex University offers students up to £100 for strike distress

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The University of Sussex is offering students up to £100 if they suffered “distress and inconvenience” during recent strikes, becoming the first British university to give compensation to students in the middle of industrial action. More...

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Harvard law students ramp up protest against ExxonMobil climate firm

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The oil giant is facing a series of lawsuits in the US related to claims that it knew petroleum products were heating the planet and sought to persuade the public otherwise. More...

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Record numbers of state school pupils offered Oxford places

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"University also says more than 22% of admissions last year were from a BME background. More...

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Boris Johnson says the Erasmus scheme isn't under threat. Do you trust him?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The Erasmus mobility scheme changes young people’s lives. The Lib Dems will fight relentlessly to keep it. More...

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Third of non-EU university students in UK come from China

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"More than 120,000 Chinese students enrolled at British universities in 2018-19. More...

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Law students: how to start practising before you graduate

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Students need legal work experience and real-life skills to succeed. Pro bono schemes are the perfect place to get them. More...

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