Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Higher Education and Research Bill, 2016 – Key Points – Sherrill Stroschein

Introduction The Higher Education and Research Bill 2016 reads quite differently from the government’s White Paper and the Green Paper that preceded it, in terms of ordering and emphasis. The Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) proposals, for example, are not outlined … Continue reading

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Open Steering Committee Meeting, UCL, 30 June

HE Convention Steering Committee Thursday 30 June 11.30-2pm Room 1.20, First Floor, Malet Place Engineering Building University College London Torrington Place / Malet Street entrance (opposite Waterstones) Nearest tubes: Goodge St/Euston Sq/Warren St/Russell Sq Map – Open to all who share … Continue reading

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AWP launch at Cambridge University

Defending the Public University: A discussion of the Alternative White Paper for Higher Education Monday 20 June, 17.00-19.00 Room 2, Mill Lane Lecture Theatres map | Facebook event | Poster (PDF)

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Johnson’s reply to Green Paper submissions

Colleagues who submitted a response to the Green Paper for Higher Education, Fulfilling our Potential, received the following response from BIS. The subtext should be clear: Minister Jo Johnson and his BIS advisers have simply ignored all criticisms of the proposal. Indeed, in key … Continue reading

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Parliamentary Launch Meeting

Public launch meeting:#AltHEWhitePaper In Defence of Public Higher Education: Knowledge for a Successful Society The Alternative White Paper for Higher Education Monday 13 June, 4.30-6pm Moved to: Committee Room 16, House of Commons, Parliament Square SW1. » Directions (Nearest tube: Westminster) Speakers … Continue reading

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