THE podcast: 8 August 2013 issue review

August 8, 2013

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International and postgraduate student fees, Research Excellence Framework (REF) anxiety, University of Cambridge professor of divinity Sarah Coakley and the Times Higher Education World Academic Summit 2013 are all up for discussion in this week’s issue review.

Reporter Chris Parr is joined by writers Paul Jump and David Matthews, editor John Gill, and rankings editor Phil Baty.

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