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Rankings data unreliable, report says

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17.

Governments, universities and students should not use international rankings to make decisions about higher education, a new report from the UK has said. International university rankings: For good or ill, from the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI), argues that the ...

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Cambridge scientists develop fake news vaccine


To Cambridge, where academics are treating a thoroughly modern malady… A psychological tool aimed at immunising the public against the virus of fake news and misinformation has been developed by scientists. Researchers claim to have found a so-called vaccine to ...

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Printer security often overlooked


Printing documents is such a quotidian part of life working in the education industry that you rarely consider it for more than a second. You receive an email you want to save for a meeting; an interesting piece of online ...

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Internships widespread but tough for some


More than half of Australia’s young jobseekers have participated in unpaid work experience but it’s a challenge for those from disadvantaged backgrounds. That’s the finding from a landmark study commissioned by the Employment Department and conducted by researchers from around ...

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