Aldwyn Cooper

Universities Must Prioritise Disability Support

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Universities & Education
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everybody banner Lecturers don't always have experience of disabilities and special needs, so it is up to universities and students themselves to help form a connection and find solutions that genuinely work in learning environments. Sharing individual experiences and continuous communication is vital.

Brexit Threatens A Perfect Storm For UK Universities

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Politics
Aldwyn Cooper

Like more than 80% of academics and a substantial majority of young people who will be most affected by Brexit, I voted to remain in the European Union.

Who's Shouting Loudest on EU Referendum?

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Politics
Aldwyn Cooper

Universities should be leading debates on political policy, values, social conditions and international collaborations. We should take pride in stimulating active and, at times, radically opposing views that need to be aired and considered.

Young Death, Selfish Politics and Terror Strike the Heart of Europe

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 01.04.2017 | UK
Aldwyn Cooper

In the last half of March 2016, three separate but interrelated events have served to heighten concerns about the European venture: The deaths of young people studying in Spain, the self-serving behaviour of some British politicians, and the horror of the recent terrorist attacks in Brussels.

The Green Paper Consultation on Higher Education - Why It Matters to You

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 21.01.2017 | UK Politics
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The Government's Green Paper consultation has much to offer UK universities and students, but there are also concerns about how educational excellence...

The Greatest Threat to Our Planet - Youth Unemployment or Global Warming?

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Aldwyn Cooper

The unemployment rates of young people - held back by political, physical, family, economic or educational obstacles - continue to increase. It is bad in many developed nations, but is in fact far worse in economies that are still in a state of development.

Book Review: 'Winners: And How They Succeed' by Alastair Campbell

Aldwyn Cooper | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Politics
Aldwyn Cooper

Alastair Campbell deserves congratulations on an engaging text that can help other talented and committed people with potential for success to become winners themselves.