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Bristol PhD student sues university over claims she was bullied by trans rights activists

PhD student Raquel Rosario Sanchez is currently suing the University of Bristol for sex discrimination and negligence, over claims it failed to protect her...
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Bill for college data collection and sharing passes in US House of Representatives

The College Transparency Act was approved on Friday and the move means colleges will now be obligated to collect certain data to submit to...
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UK student nurses left to “sink or swim”

With a lack of support at the start of their careers, newly registered nurses (NRNs) are feeling the pressure of staff shortages and difficult...
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50,000 UK university staff to take strike action

The planned 10-day walkouts in February are the latest activities in the ongoing battle between staff unions and the government over issues spanning from...
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Australia temporarily changes student visa rules to fill worker shortages

With pressures on international travel, the water-locked nation has found an controversial way to fill their labour shortage. The Australian government announced that eligible student...
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Biggest decline in US university enrolment in 50 years

US post-secondary enrolment hit a total decline of 6.5% over the two years of the pandemic, and there are currently around one million fewer...
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European Union seeks greater transnational cooperation in higher education

The European Commission (EC) has outlined ways it hopes to build on and expand the European Strategy for Universities. In an address on 18...

Plans to allow refunds for “low quality and poor value” university courses

It's not just the COVID-19 pandemic that has shaped our understanding of what a good university course should look like. The Office for Students...
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Home Alone: international students stuck abroad

As the Omicron wave truly starts to kick in, people across the world have had their Christmas plans turned upside down, with many unable...
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UCL unsubscribe from Stonewall Diversity Champions Programme and Workplace Equality Index

Following in suit of the likes of the BBC and Ofcom, University College London have pulled out of their Stonewall membership. UCL were part of...
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