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Librarian gets sick pay to treat dog

Shared from on 16 October 2017

A librarian has convinced her university employer to grant paid leave to take care of her ailing dog after arguing that she is a member of the family.

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Librarian gets sick pay to treat dog

Shared from on 16 October 2017

A librarian has convinced her university employer to grant paid leave to take care of her ailing dog after arguing that she is a member of the family.

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Librarian gets sick pay to treat dog

Shared from on 16 October 2017

A librarian has convinced her university employer to grant paid leave to take care of her ailing dog after arguing that she is a member of the family.

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EU workers must stay, Oxford heads tell May

Shared from on 13 March 2017

The heads of 35 Oxford colleges are pleading with MPs to allow European Union citizens the right to stay after Brexit as they claim that an exodus of academics has already begun.

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Sexual harassment ‘at epidemic levels’ in UK universities

Shared from on 6 March 2017

Freedom of information requests to 120 universities found students made 169 allegations against staff and another 127 allegations were made by colleagues.

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University vice-chancellors’ average pay now exceeds £275,000

Shared from on 23 February 2017

Union calls for scrutiny of ‘fat cat’ deals as rising tuition fees burden students with debt

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Universities accused of stifling free speech by gagging ex-staff

Shared from on 30 December 2016

British universities have been accused of coercing thousands of former staff into signing deals preventing them from speaking out about why they left.

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Universities accused of stifling free speech by gagging ex-staff

Shared from on 30 December 2016

British universities have been accused of coercing thousands of former staff into signing deals preventing them from speaking out about why they left.

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Universities accused of ‘importing Sports Direct model’ for lecturers’ pay

Shared from on 16 November 2016

In the latest in a series on the UK’s increasingly precarious world of work, we reveal how many institutions are charging higher student fees while more than half of lecturers are on non-permanent or hourly-paid contracts

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Lecturers are striking against low-paid, casual work, which hurts students too

Shared from on 25 May 2016

The contemporary university is a highly unbalanced and unfair place, with casualised workers bearing the brunt of the labour but the least amount of pay or security

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British universities lose grip on world university rankings ‘because they are forced to focus on diversity’

Shared from on 5 May 2016

Britain's best universities are slipping down university rankings because they are forced to recruit from disadvantaged backgrounds, experts say

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Youngsters not at university ‘overlooked’, say Lords

Shared from on 8 April 2016

Young people who do not go to university are 'overlooked and left behind' says a report from a House of Lords committee.

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University bosses’ pay ‘inflation-busting’

Shared from on 11 February 2016

Vice-chancellors at UK universities receive average salary packages of £272,000 a year, the University and College Union says.

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University bosses’ pay ‘inflation-busting’

Shared from on 11 February 2016

Vice-chancellors at UK universities receive average salary packages of £272,000 a year, the University and College Union says.

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What university should you go to for the highest paid career in finance?

Shared from on 4 December 2015

Banking analysts and associates earn an average of £62,000... but which universities will help you pocket significantly more in the world of finance?

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