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Requiem for the Public University

  John Holmwood The Higher Education and Research Act 2017 received Royal Assent on 27th April as one of the last...

posted on: May 2, 2017 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Let a hundred flowers fade … The Ster...

The publication of the report of the Stern Review, Research Excellence Framework (REF) Review: Building on Success and...

Let a hundred flowers fade … The Stern Review
posted on: Jul 29, 2016 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Papering over the cracks: the coming ...

It seems that the White paper setting out the Government’s legislative programme for higher education following the...

Papering over the cracks: the coming White Paper and the dismantling of higher education
posted on: Apr 25, 2016 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Sock Puppets, Muzzles and the Impact ...

This post by John Holmwood first appeared on the Making Science Public blog. A new threat to the contribution of...

posted on: Feb 25, 2016 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Barbarians at the Gate

Shirin M Rai           Because night has fallen and the barbarians have not come. And some...

posted on: Feb 17, 2016 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Tuition Fees: 10 Reasons Against

Emma Clery sets out Ten Good Reasons Why University Tuition Fees Are A Bad Idea ‘Our society benefited from having a...

posted on: Nov 9, 2015 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Higher education’s role in assisting ...

The ongoing refugee crisis unfolding across Europe has many commentators speaking of the “unprecedented” nature of...

posted on: Oct 22, 2015 | author: Campaign for the Public University

Article 26 – Making HE Accessib...

With the current media attention on the plight of refugees and migrants, colleagues may be interested to know...

Article 26 – Making HE Accessible for Asylum-Seekers & Refugees
posted on: Sep 12, 2015 | author: Campaign for the Public University

The Three Gap Yahs of University

By Charles Kowalski Tony Little, the current headmaster of Eton, who is stepping down to work for a Dubai based chain...

The Three Gap Yahs of University
posted on: Jul 13, 2015 | author: Campaign for the Public University

From an Occupied to a Public Universi...

Dutch colleagues, Willem Halffman* and Hans Radder*, criticise the occupation of the University by a ‘wolf-like’...

From an Occupied to a Public University
posted on: Jan 5, 2015 | author: Campaign for the Public University

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