Opinion

Recent opinion

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Collaboration between universities is more vital than ever as higher education becomes more marketised, say Indre Urbanaviciute and Rhiannon Llystyn Jones

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John Tregoning has a plan to help TEF metrics support performance, scientific excellence and personal development

As the pay of BBC on-air talent is revealed, one academic comes clean about his salary

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Andy Westwood gives his verdict on Jo Johnson's big HE speech

Leader

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As the row over fees reignites and mutates into a debate over the very purpose of universities, silence reigns on the issue of hyper-selectivity

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

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Collaboration between universities is more vital than ever as higher education becomes more marketised, say Indre Urbanaviciute and Rhiannon Llystyn Jones

Student debt concept

Sally Hunt says new London Economics analysis of loan repayments has exposed the lie that student funding is progressive

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John Tregoning has a plan to help TEF metrics support performance, scientific excellence and personal development

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Andy Westwood gives his verdict on Jo Johnson's big HE speech

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

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

Podcasts

Podcast special from Taichung, Taiwan, following the 2017 Research Excellence Summit

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The results of the TEF discussed by the Times Higher Education editorial team