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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.

Is University Still Worth It?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The financial value of a degree has been brought into question after a report revealed graduate incomes have been steadily declining over the past dec...

Universities Say £200m Extra Funding Just Isn't Enough

PA | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Universities and business groups have welcomed £200 million of extra government funding for scientific research. But they also urged the coalition...

'Forget Cyberbullying, Texting At Night Is The Real Concern'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Texting late at night is worse for children than watching television as it disrupts children's sleep and memory cycle and hinders learning, a leading ...

Budget 2012: Universities Receive £100m Research Boost

PA | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A £100 million boost to university facilities announced in today's Budget is expected to spur on new research and forge closer links between academia...

A Glimpse Into The 'Turbulent Lives' Of Shakespeare's Audience

PA | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A dagger, an eye relic and a fork are among the subjects of a new BBC series which will examine the turbulent lives of the Bard's original audience. ...

Don't Rely On Ofsted, Advises Childcare Checklist

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A checklist for parents choosing childcare for their children has warned not to rely on Ofsted when identifying childcare quality. The guidelines f...

Noisy Children 'Nine Months Ahead' Of Quiet Classmates

PA | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Children who shout out in lessons are more likely to do better in maths and reading than their quieter classmates, research suggests. The study fou...