04 mars 2019

Trigger warnings OK but no-platforming may be illegal, universities warned

The GuardianGovernment guidance aims to protect free speech and stop ‘chilling effect’ of blanket bans on speakers. More...

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Black female professors must deal with bullying to win promotion, report finds

The GuardianBlack female professors have to overcome bullying, stereotyping and institutional neglect in order to win promotion, according to a damning new report of their experiences working at British universities. More...

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Norway urges students to avoid UK universities in Brexit warning

The GuardianNorway’s government is advising its citizens against studying in the UK because of Brexit, in a warning that will fuel concerns from universities about falling enrolment from Europe. More...

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Warwick University says rape threat pair won't return

The GuardianVice-chancellor gives assurance after men had decade-long ban reduced to one year. More...

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Cambridge University receives £100m gift from former student

The GuardianDonation by financier David Harding will primarily be used to assist PhD students. More...

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Denying loans to students with weaker A-levels will ‘penalise poor families’

The GuardianData shows that leaked proposal would hit the north-east and Yorkshire and the Humber hardest. More...

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The sooner you go home the better': is this the UK's message to international students?

The GuardianThe University of the Arts London’s vice-chancellor and the leader of Australia’s University of Wollongong discuss why UK immigration policy is deterring international students. More...

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Talented women of colour are blocked' – why are there so few black female professors?

The GuardianA report sheds light on the ways black female academics are held back in their careers. Here three share their stories. More...

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Tobacco firms not paying fair share of UK corporation tax – report

The GuardianGlobal tobacco companies should be paying more UK corporation tax, according to a report that claims they are not contributing their fair share despite making massive profits. More...

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£100m for Cambridge? Give it to universities that need the money

The GuardianThe announcement that the University of Cambridge is receiving a £100m gift from the billionaire financier David Harding left me perplexed: why on earth does the wealthiest university in the country need a donation of this size. More...

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