Opinion

Recent opinion

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On International Jazz Day, Mark Laver hits back at the US government’s views on arts education

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Baroness Amos and Toyin Saraki on why Soas is using its centenary to highlight the importance of leveraging female education to improve development

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John Morgan looks at the political rewards and risks for Labour on student and sector funding

Parliament and Big Ben, London

Reaction as the HE and Research Bill ends its journey through Parliament

Leader

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In an age of political civil war, the question of why the Right is so under-represented in academia is important

THE Scholarly Web

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Weekly transmissions from the blogosphere

The Poppletonian

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The official weekly newsletter of the University of Poppleton. Finem respice!

From Where I Sit

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Brian Bloch considers the attacks against two Humboldt University scholars in the internet age

Blogs

Music, saxophone

On International Jazz Day, Mark Laver hits back at the US government’s views on arts education

Africa map globe

Baroness Amos and Toyin Saraki on why Soas is using its centenary to highlight the importance of leveraging female education to improve development

Labour placard

John Morgan looks at the political rewards and risks for Labour on student and sector funding

Parliament and Big Ben, London

Reaction as the HE and Research Bill ends its journey through Parliament

Columnists

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The American system isn’t ideal but it beats the UK’s, says Felipe Fernández-Armesto

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Being head of undergraduate studies was an eye-opener for Stephen Curry

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Shahidha Bari on academics’ strange relationship with the idea of failure

Sally Feldman columnist illustration

Older academics need to make room for the young, says Sally Feldman

Podcasts

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The latest edition of Times Higher Education discussed by the editorial team

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The latest issue of Times Higher Education discussed by the editorial team