29 septembre 2018

Quarter of UK student nurses drop out before graduation, study finds

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianNearly a quarter of student nurses are dropping out of their degree courses before graduation, according to figures that bode ill for the staffing crisis in the NHS. More...

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Progress still too slow in dealing with bullying in academia

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianPostgraduates and early-career researchers most at risk from harassment in universities. More...

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University bound? Here’s how to pick a bank account and manage your cash

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianFrom overdrafts and mobile apps to cashback sites, there are a range of ways for students to ensure they remain in the black. More...

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28 septembre 2018

Essay writing services must be banned to stop cheating, say academics

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianOne in seven students globally believed to have paid others to do their assignments for them. More...

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Don’t let science legitimise Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianAcademics express their disquiet at a science conference being held in a settlement in the occupied West Bank. More...

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Is studying the arts the preserve of the middle classes?

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianFrom equipment to connections, working-class students appear to be at a disadvantage to their more privileged peers. More...

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Ethics dumping: the exploitative side of academic research

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianA new EU code makes equitable partnerships in resource-poor settings a condition for funding. More...

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Why universities need to talk to black people about race

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianIf universities are to combat racial inequality in Britain, they should be talking more to the people at the sharp end. More...

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Justice department sides with Asian American students in Harvard bias lawsuit

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianOfficials deny Harvard’s request to dismiss racial bias lawsuit filed by students, saying school’s use of ‘personal rating’ may be discriminatory. More...

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A no-deal Brexit will betray British science

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianWith more than £500m a year at stake, the scale of losses to UK research from a no-deal Brexit are becoming clear. More...

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