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Board members along with UNC-Chapel Hill's chancellor and trustees will review recommendations about what to do with the statue and come up with a new proposal by March 15.
My friend John Coombes, who has died aged 76, was an academic specialising in comparative European literature (French, English and German), with a particular interest in politics and society.In 1973 he was appointed to the literature department at Essex University, where he remained until retirement in 2002. At Essex he was one of the prime movers in the discipline of the sociology of literature, and was involved with Francis Barker
As an 18-year-old with hormones raging, Andy Sowter didn’t get great A-levels. But he’s certainly made up for it sinceDespite getting a C, a D and a fail in my three comprehensive school A-levels in 1980, I gained a good degree and a PhD in mathematics (Concern over university places given for C and D grades at A-level, 13 December). Since then, I have had a satisfying career in industry
Cliff Richard name change | Noddy Holder | Cambridge interview | Talking to children | York art gallery | Waitrose• In answer to Ray Chenery (Letters, 13 December), Sir Cliff Richard’s late mother really did call him Cliff. He changed his name in 1958 in order to perform at the Regal Ballroom in Ripley, Derbyshire, because he was told by the promoter that he was going to be billed as
Mon, 12/17/2018Industry NewsThe University of Glasgow has entered into a partnership agreement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE:JWa) (NYSE:JWb) to support its existing suite of online programs with marketing, recruitment and student support services. The initial contract length is for 10 years and includes plans to envision, develop and grow existing programs, with new offerings being added throughout the life of the partnership. The University is dedicated to inspiring
Fri, 12/14/2018NewsBehavioral economics upended the idea that humans act solely in their rational self-interest. So why do most undergrads barely learn anything about the field?
Mon, 12/17/2018Top NewsEmployees facing layoffs from General Motors, take heed. Davenport University, which is based in Grand Rapids with operations in Warren and Detroit, is offering scholarship money and a discount on professional development courses to any laid-off hourly or salaried workers.
Thu, 12/20/2018Top NewsA local university has been awarded a multi-million dollar federal loan that will help get seven major projects on campus completed. More than $36 million has been awarded to Heidelberg University in Tiffin. The funds come from a USDA Rural Development loan.