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National Union of Students joins pro-EU campaign

The National Union for Students (NUS) has joined the board of ‘Britain Stronger in Europe’, which will campaign for continued membership of the European Union in the lead-up to the upcoming referendum. Megan Dunn, chairman of NUS, wrote on Sunday in The Independent that: “Current and future generations have greater opportunities when we are connected […]

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UCAS disputes accusations of discriminaton in admissions offers

A prominent professor has accused prestigious British universities of inequality, citing discrimination against minority groups during application processes, and sparking a row with the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Dr Vikki Boliver, Deputy Head of School (Research) and Senior Lecturer at Durham University, said that the UK’s most competitive higher education institutions lack diversity. Boliver […]