Due to difficult personal circumstances, I’ve not been able to keep on top of current happenings as much as usual.
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A few more quick news items, just to keep you sweet:
- UK university to offer only football business degrees (Radio 5 Live)
- University admissions overhaul as predictions fail to make grade (Independent)
- Fees will put teenagers off applying for university, say 42% of vice chancellors (Observer)
- New tuition fees system ‘mystifying parents’ (BBC)
- Office of the Independent Adjudicator Annual Report
- More on the OIA report: Times Higher Education / BBC / Guardian / UUK response
- When your deepest convictions are challenged by contradictory evidence, your beliefs get stronger.
- Fix Bad Habits: Insights from a 7-Year Obsession (the99percent)
- How Not To Multitask
- How to Create Presentations that Don’t Suck (Lifehacker)
- How to Create a Captivating Presentation (the99percent)
- Being the one with their foot in the door
- The Seed: 9 Pieces of Advice for Graduates