#University

  • Article: UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

    Nearly 1,500 reports of sexual harassment or sexual violence against students were made in 2018-9. Read more

  • Article: Meet Some of the 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places at a State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas

    Meet Some of the 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places at a State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Joshua James Parfitt|Aug. 15, 2019

    Brampton Manor Academy had a record A-levels day. Read more

  • Article: This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 13, 2019

    It's also aiming to be carbon neutral by 2025 — 25 years earlier than the UK's national target. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Fight Against Gender-Based Violence Expands to Universities

    South Africa's Fight Against Gender-Based Violence Expands to Universities

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 31, 2019

    Minister Naledi Pandor has set up task team to investigate and address the issue. Read more

  • Article: About to Go to Uni? You Definitely Should Have Had This Vaccine, Says Public Health England

    About to Go to Uni? You Definitely Should Have Had This Vaccine, Says Public Health England

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2019

    Lecture halls and halls of residence are great places for the spread of contagious viruses. Read more

  • Article: Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2019

    But just 5% of incidents are being reported. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    Of 19,000 recorded professors in Britain in 2016/7, just 25 were black women. Read more

  • Article: Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment
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    Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Tsogo Sun (Pty) Ltd|Feb. 5, 2019

    More than 11,000 learners have been empowered with essential skills. Read more