The rise of neo-Nazism under President Donald Trump signals a new wave of authoritarianism. Now more than ever, colleges and universities must help students become informed and compassionate citizens.
We've come a long way since the dark days of grave robbing to provide bodies for dissection. Now, there are ceremonies and memorials to honour people who have donated their body to science.
An insider's view.
A program developed by a University of Windsor professor significantly reduces a woman's risk of rape on campus. It also focuses on communicating sexual desires.
We need to revisit tuition fees. The health of Britain’s youth and the country’s future place in the world may well depend on it.
University students sometimes retake courses they had previously failed. How well do they perform on their second attempt?
Degree apprenticeships are being rolled out in the UK. They bridge the gap between technical skills, employment and higher education. Is there scope for something similar in Australia?
Despite an international context in transformation, the doctorate seems to have difficulty evolving in Europe. What are experiments have been tried and what are the avenues of innovation?
Differences of opinion are the lifeblood of universities and essential to advancing knowledge. But some universities are giving in to intimidation by cancelling events with controversial speakers.
It was widely reported boys beat girls in A-level results, but my analysis shows this isn’t actually the case.
To misquote a famous politician: 'Politics is not economics, stupid!'
A recent Canadian court decision suggests universities should police any potential copyright infringements on campus and online. That's the last thing universities should have to do.
Clearing advice from the experts.
Universities can help cities grow and boost employment opportunities.
Cities and universities can overcome social divides and create better places, but only if they work together.
Is it time to ditch tuition fees?
Universities could dramatically transform their role in society through better use of social media
Students can now see if their £9,000 a year fees are going to a 'gold-standard' school. But how cynical should they be?
When the political becomes personal.
There are a fair few surprises – so what's going on?