In numbers

LinkedIn, social media

Kate McNamee explains how the Alliance Manchester Business School is embracing LinkedIn

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Petra Hauptfeld-Göllner gazes into her crystal ball and looks 14 years into the future of teaching

Lightbulb innovation

South Korea and Japan lead Reuters’ Asia innovation ranking

The Francis Crick Institute

As the £650 million Crick Institute officially opens, here are some key facts about Europe’s largest biomedical research laboratory

Gender balance

World University Rankings analysis highlights top female university leaders

Publications

China dominates the Nature Index 2016 Rising Stars list

Lightbulbs innovation

Germany and the UK well represented on Reuters’ inaugural Europe innovation ranking

Winners' podium

Loughborough jumps into the top five, according to latest league table

Pile of British currency notes (pounds)

Interactive tool allows you to benchmark your vice-chancellor’s pay against key information sets

Ranking

Loughborough University and University College London enter top 10

Plays of Shakespeare

Times Higher Education World University Rankings data reveal the best ancient institutions 

London Business School campus

Insead beats Harvard Business School into second place as US continues to dominate the top 10

Globalisation

Times Higher Education World University Rankings data reveal the top 200 most outward-looking institutions

Ban button on keyboard

US institution reveals its 41st annual list of words that should be banned due to misuse, overuse and general uselessness 

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The most popular higher education articles of the year, based on website traffic

Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

List ranks institutions by search engine results and Wikipedia appearances

Alternative metrics reveal the research that received the most online attention

Star Wars, Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker

Use the Force if you want, but to really destroy the Death Star, Heriot-Watt University may be the place to start

Happy child dressed in an astronaut costume

Key predictions from the Open University and SRI International report

Graduates sign

Top 150 universities for graduate employability revealed