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Academics condemn ‘threats’ against Oxford Union in Kathleen Stock row
Letter claims student union trying to force debating society to disinvite former university professor over transgender views

Richard Adams Education editor

17, May, 2023 @12:18 PM

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Raised by addicts, abused, neglected, broke: how Katriona O’Sullivan escaped her fate
Pregnant at 15, and soon to be homeless, O’Sullivan never expected to succeed – but became a leading academic. The author of Poor talks about everything that conspired to keep her down – and her ‘miraculous and rare’ ascent

Emine Saner

17, May, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Margaret Bowman obituary
Other lives: UK-born academic and writer who moved to Australia in 1959, becoming an expert on local government and communities

Anna Bowman

30, Apr, 2023 @6:44 PM

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Kopalapillai Mahadeva obituary
Other lives: Professor of production engineering and management admired for his contributions to Tamil literature and culture in the UK

Uma Mahadeva

20, Apr, 2023 @3:48 PM

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Eileen Evason obituary
Other lives: Northern Ireland academic, social justice campaigner and benefits expert

Patrick Moran

31, Mar, 2023 @5:18 PM

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Gwendolyn Leick obituary
Other lives: Researcher and lecturer who wrote 14 books about ancient near eastern history

Peter Beardsell

21, Mar, 2023 @10:50 AM

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From short king spring to ‘short men are psychopaths’. When will the obsession with men’s height end? | Simon Usborne
A new study claims to have proved that the Napoleon complex is real – but it misses the bigger picture, says feature writer Simon Usborne

Simon Usborne

02, Mar, 2023 @12:17 PM

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Christopher Ligota obituary
Other lives: Academic and librarian at the Warburg Institute, University of London, who made a substantial contribution to the field of historiography

Gabriele Fyjis-Walker

10, Feb, 2023 @10:40 AM

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Brenda Almond obituary
Other lives: Philosopher and ethicist who promoted the application of her subject to practical concerns and served on the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

Martin Cohen

07, Feb, 2023 @4:59 PM

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Kenneth Fowler obituary
Other lives: Scholar of the hundred years war and faculty dean for history at Edinburgh University

Graeme Small

06, Feb, 2023 @6:40 PM

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Irene Schwab obituary
Other lives: Archaeologist, academic and adult literacy teacher and trainer

Katie Schwab

03, Feb, 2023 @8:25 PM

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UK placed in third tier in global index of free expression
Index on Censorship lists UK as only ‘partially' open’ in every key metric for the year 2021

Ben Quinn

25, Jan, 2023 @12:01 AM

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