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Universities lost 6% of their revenue in 2020 — and the next 2 years are looking worse

Australian Universities lost 6% of their revenue in 2020 — and the next 2 years are looking worse

With a 6% drop in revenue, 2020 was a year Australian universities would prefer to forget, a report released today by the Mitchell Institute shows. The report, Australian investment in higher education, analyses over a decade of data to trace… Read More »Australian Universities lost 6% of their revenue in 2020 — and the next 2 years are looking worse

Maine Voices: What Netflix’s ‘The Chair’ teaches us about voice, representation

What Netflix’s ‘The Chair’ teaches us about voice, representation?

Netflix’s “The Chair,” released Aug. 20, depicts the fictional Pembroke University’s English department. Although fictional in creation, “The Chair” speaks to the realities of higher education’s struggles with and contributions to uplifting the voices of students and marginalized groups and… Read More »What Netflix’s ‘The Chair’ teaches us about voice, representation?

Taliban appoint acting higher education minister, director of sport’s federation

Taliban appoint acting higher education minister, director of sport’s federation

In a step towards forming a government in crisis-ridden Afghanistan, the Taliban on Saturday appointed Abdul Baqi Haqqani as the acting higher education minister and Bashir Ahmad Rostamzai as the acting director of Afghanistan’s sports federation. The latest announcement comes… Read More »Taliban appoint acting higher education minister, director of sport’s federation