Because universities are still difficult, but still worth it With the latest post, on Robbins, we are now up to a total of 18 pieces to date in the Imperfect University series. Covering a wide range of occasionally relevant issues I do hope there is something for everyone in here. And there is a question … Continue reading The Imperfect University: 2013 collection
The Imperfect University: Sectoral change since Robbins and into the future
All change please! Sectoral change since Robbins and into the future Rewriting Robbins? The very thought I recently agreed to give a presentation on this theme at an event entitled “Rewriting Robbins” by those lovely people at SGP Martineau. You can find the full details of the event here and my rather fetching but nevertheless … Continue reading The Imperfect University: Sectoral change since Robbins and into the future
Robbins? Or Bobbins?
The all new higher education game. Inspired by the recent Rewriting Robbins conference I thought it would be fun to create a new game to mark the 50 years since the publication of the Robbins report (any resemblance to any silly games popularised by radio's favourite daft duo, Mark and Lard, is entirely coincidental). So, … Continue reading Robbins? Or Bobbins?