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New Cambridge students to attend compulsory sexual consent workshops

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 18:17
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Everyday sexism in freshers week: the fightback starts here

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 12:06

Students first experience of university life should not include sexist abuse and intimidation. Students groups are taking up the fight but where is the leadership from the universities?

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Tech is removing language barriers but will jobs be lost in translation?

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 10:16
Could Microsofts Star Trek-inspired translation service ever replace professional human translation? Continue reading...






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International students: a guide to social success

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 10:16
Cultural societies provide a safe haven in your first term, but make sure you also mix with other students Continue reading...






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The real Riot Club: does workplace inequality start at university?

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 07:35

Exclusive, men-only university societies are paving the way for a powerful elite that in no way represents the rest of the population, says Lottie OConor

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Michelin star chef in school, war on admin and weak checks on academies

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 07:00

Education roundup: Flaws in the system for dealing with conflict of interest in academy schools and the Department for Education calls for longer state school days

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Students: recipes to impress your housemates with

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 10:59

Endear yourself to your new housemates with these tasty, simple and shareable recipes

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Missed opportunities: why the new literacy and numeracy strategy is flawed

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 09:00

With no targets for providers and no ringfenced funding, the governments new strategy for improving basic skills could become yet more toothless rhetoric

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Don't overlook your school librarian, they're the unsung heroes of literacy

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 07:00

School librarians are depressingly underused, argues Sally Dring. Many teachers would be amazed at how much support they can give them and their students

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Removing the cap on student numbers six questions answered

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 07:00

A new report shows there are plenty of unanswered questions about lifting the cap we address the key concerns

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End of student cap was 'sprung on universities', ex-special adviser admits

Thu, 18/09/2014 - 00:01
Nick Hillman says government plans for a free-for-all ignored issues of university entry standards and how to fund enrolment
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Occupy activists abolish $3.85m in Corinthian Colleges students' loan debt

Wed, 17/09/2014 - 15:57

Rolling Jubilee activist group buys student debt at knockdown price to inspire Americans to exert collective power

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Five mistakes you'll make during freshers week

Wed, 17/09/2014 - 14:30
Uncurl your toes, everyone does embarrassing things when they start uni. Have you done these yet?

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Six UK universities get top marks for gay-friendliness

Wed, 17/09/2014 - 10:39

Universities provisions for lesbian, gay and bisexual students are improving year-on-year, according to ratings by Stonewall

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Whatever the Scottish referendum result, its a Yes for pupil engagement

Wed, 17/09/2014 - 07:00
With the Scottish referendum almost upon us, teacher Lynn Cooper explains how election fever has gripped her Aberdeenshire school
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Government system 'fails to address conflicts of interest' at academy schools

Wed, 17/09/2014 - 00:05
Payments to trustees and executives and conflicts such as in Birmingham 'Trojan horse' schools rarely detected, says report Continue reading...






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US sues for-profit Corinthian Colleges over 'predatory lending scheme'

Tue, 16/09/2014 - 21:50

Consumer protection agency sues college for more than $500m, saying Corinthian lured in consumers with lies about jobs

The rise and fall of Corinthian Colleges

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Top of the class: Imperial College joins Cambridge as Britains best university

Tue, 16/09/2014 - 18:04
Therell be upset in the quads as a prestigious survey puts Imperial ahead of Oxford and in joint second place globally Continue reading...






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QS world university rankings 2014: civil engineering

Tue, 16/09/2014 - 12:44

The top 100 universities in the world for civil and structural engineering, as ranked by higher education data specialists QS


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QS world university rankings 2014: electrical engineering

Tue, 16/09/2014 - 12:05

The top 100 universities in the world for electrical and electronic engineering, as ranked by higher education data specialists QS


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