THE podcast: 7-13 August 2014 issue review

August 7, 2014

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The secretive criteria of vice-chancellors’ pay, the importance of scheduling in relaxation time, David Willetts’ proposal that universities buy up their students’ debts and “Rogetisms” are all up for discussion this week.

John Elmes is joined by editor John Gill, deputy news editor John Morgan and writer David Matthews to talk about this week’s issue of Times Higher Education.

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