Tanni Grey-Thompson, Northumbria University
November 19, 2015

The multiple Paralympic gold medallist and now university chancellor reveals her excitement about graduation ceremonies and her sleeplessness over Daleks

Obituary: Dwijen Rangnekar, 1965-2015
November 19, 2015

A prominent academic activist has died

Kevin Maguire, Daily Mirror, University of Sunderland
November 12, 2015

We talk Whitehall, tuition fees and Sunderland FC with the veteran Daily Mirror journalist

Obituary: David Cesarani, 1956-2015
November 12, 2015

A leading historian of modern European history has died

Reina Lewis, London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London
November 5, 2015

We speak to the London College of Fashion professor and author of a new book on Muslim fashion

Obituary: Sandy Cunningham, 1928-2015
November 5, 2015

A poet and leading 18th-century literary scholar has died

Obituary: Chris Upton, 1953-2015
October 29, 2015

A ‘genuinely public historian’ and charismatic lecturer has died

Ruth Kelly, St Mary's University, Twickenham
October 29, 2015

The former Labour Cabinet minister talks about her foray into the world of university senior management

Professor Lisa Jardine
October 26, 2015

Leading Renaissance scholar hailed as polymath and iconoclast following her death

Obituary: Jeffrey Collins, 1930-2015
October 22, 2015

An electrical engineer who pioneered major developments in signal processing has died

Anne Curry, University of Southampton, Agincourt 600 Committee
October 22, 2015

On 25 October it will be the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt. Ahead of the commemoration, we talk to an Agincourt expert about its continued historical significance

Obituary: Catherine Benfield, 1963-2015
October 15, 2015

A key figure in today’s higher education information landscape has died

Simon Piasecki, Liverpool Hope University
October 15, 2015

We talk to the Liverpool Hope lecturer who featured in the finale of This Is England ’90

Obituary: Geoffrey Lilley, 1919-2015
October 8, 2015

A pioneering engineer known as ‘the father of aeroacoustics’ has died

Markku Lulmala, University of Helsinki
October 8, 2015

We talk to the winner of the Russian Geographical Society’s Fedor P. Litke Gold Medal

David Eustace, Edinburgh Napier University
October 1, 2015

We talk to the world-famous photographer about donning a cap and gown as a university chancellor

Obituary: David Trotter, 1957-2015
October 1, 2015

A leading expert on medieval French language and lexicography has died

Obituary: Nathan Rosenberg, 1927-2015
September 24, 2015

An economic historian who ‘almost single-handedly’ transformed our understanding of technological change has died

John Bowers QC, Brasenose College, Oxford
September 24, 2015

The new principal of Brasenose College, Oxford, on widening participation and comparisons to Marvin the paranoid android

Obituary: John Holland, 1929-2015
September 17, 2015

A pioneering computer scientist who offered many powerful insights into the nature of complex adaptive systems has died