Felipe Fernández-Armesto illustration
September 3, 2015

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

Stephen Curry columnist illustration
August 27, 2015

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

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August 20, 2015

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

Sally Feldman columnist illustration
August 13, 2015

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

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August 6, 2015

What price will we pay for taking the humanities for granted? asks Christopher Bigsby

Alan Ryan columnist illustration
July 30, 2015

Should autonomous vehicles have ethics programmed in? asks Alan Ryan

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July 23, 2015

Felipe Fernández-Armesto upgrades his view on accommodation for visiting scholars after a trip to Santander

Philip Moriarty columnist illustration
July 16, 2015

Philip Moriarty stands up for the much-maligned presentation tool

Shahidha Bari columnist illustration
July 9, 2015

Shahidha Bari on a supposedly fun thing that makes her apprehensive

Sally Feldman columnist illustration
July 2, 2015

Heels are instruments both of torture and feminism, says Sally Feldman

Christopher Bigsby
June 25, 2015

Christopher Bigsby on the markers and measures of a journey’s end

Alan Ryan illustration (18 June 2015)
June 18, 2015

A babel of voices are drowning out the many real threats to intellectual freedom, warns Alan Ryan

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June 11, 2015

To write well, knowledge of other languages is crucial, says Felipe Fernández-Armesto

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June 4, 2015

Researchers face pressure to hype and report selectively, says Dorothy Bishop

Shahidha Bari columnist illustration
May 28, 2015

Academics have a duty to explain why they hold their political beliefs, says Shahidha Bari

May 21, 2015

Is updating children’s literature censorship or sensible? asks Sally Feldman

May 14, 2015

Mortuary science finds the dead in good spirit, discovers Christopher Bigsby

May 7, 2015

Laurie Taylor's weekly bulletin from the University of Poppleton

May 7, 2015

Alan Ryan muses on ironies and idiosyncrasies in higher education

April 30, 2015

In this general election, visiting the polling station seems more pointless than ever, says Felipe Fernández-Armesto