Universities

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Leicester University may strip professor of title over social media barbs
Peter Armstrong, 81, has been critical of management’s financial competence and ‘bullying’ tactics

Sally Weale, education correspondent, and Rachel Hall

08, Apr, 2021 @5:36 PM

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English university asks students to lobby MPs over lockdown easing
Industry group writes to PM as Portsmouth criticises silence on when in-person teaching will resume

Rachel Hall and Rhi Storer

07, Apr, 2021 @11:02 PM

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Universities angry at PM’s failure to include reopening plan in Covid roadmap
Boris Johnson has not said how soon campuses in England can fully reopen

Richard Adams and Rachel Hall

06, Apr, 2021 @6:02 PM

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Gabriel Pearson obituary
Other lives: Teacher of literature who was instrumental in the creation of what became the New Left Review

Caspar Pearson

06, Apr, 2021 @5:29 PM

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Warwick University students stage sit-in over sexual abuse
Protesters speak of ‘culture of fear’ and university’s failure to support victims

Jessica Murray

02, Apr, 2021 @1:27 PM

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Bridging the gap: UK university students tutor disadvantaged pupils
Network of 4,000 volunteers across UK have given up their time to tutor pupils during pandemic

Rachel Hall

02, Apr, 2021 @10:08 AM

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UK steps in with 11th-hour extra £250m to stay in EU research scheme
Government commitment to Horizon Europe fund averts immediate threat to science, say universities

Sally Weale Education correspondent

01, Apr, 2021 @9:36 PM

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Harry Barrow obituary
Other lives: Mechanical engineer and academic who made a major contribution to the science of tunnel cooling

Amy Barrow

31, Mar, 2021 @9:32 AM

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'People brand you': UK universities sign pledge to fight hate against Gypsies, Travellers and Roma
Gypsy and Roma children have the highest exclusion rates from school and only 3-4% go to university. A new scheme aims to change that

Liz Lightfoot

27, Mar, 2021 @8:15 AM

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Black graduates 'shut out' of academic science and technology careers
Royal Society report shows white students twice as likely as black students to achieve top Stem degrees

Rachel Hall, Education reporter

26, Mar, 2021 @12:01 AM

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John Haigh obituary
Other lives: Expert on probability who lectured at Sussex University for more than 50 years

Martin Dunwoody

24, Mar, 2021 @10:35 AM

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The Guardian view on adult education: bring back evening classes | Editorial
Editorial: Taking inspiration from a report produced a century ago, a campaign is growing around a new vision for lifelong learning

Editorial

21, Mar, 2021 @6:32 PM

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