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Thanks from the picket line and the sofa

It’s day two of the UCU strike for fair pay in HE. I’m at home sitting on my sofa feeling a little lost. Truth be told, I’m worrying about work. 601 more words

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National Digital Library (NDL) to roll out one million digitised books this year

Hindustan Times | IANS, Kolkata |  25 May 2016 |

The National Digital Library (NDL) project initiated by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and executed by IIT Kharagpur, is up and running in its pilot form, the institute said in a statement on Wednesday. 128 more words

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Why Strike?

I haven’t blogged for a while, well not on this site anyway. Truth is, I have lots to say about being an academic, legal education, the state of HE… but I’m feeling a bit ground down, a bit ‘what’s the point?’ and a bit weary from being battered with wave after wave of neoliberal and/or just plain idiotic requirements, requests and demands. 1,400 more words

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Akademisyene mesai uygulanmaz kararı verildi

Nevşehir’de yaşanan olayda, bir öğretim görevlisine mesaiye geç geldiği veya erken ayrıldığı dolayısıyla uyarı cezası verildi. Açılan davada, Kayseri İdare Mahkemesi, Danıştay 8. Dairesinin 2015/5308 nolu kararını ilgi tutarak, akademisyenlere diğer memurlar gibi mesai uygulamasının yapılmayacağına karar verdi.

http://www.kampushaber.com/akademisyene-mesai-uygulanmaz-karari-verildi/4379/

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Nigeria and Chicago State Make History Together

NIGERIAN UNIVERSITY SIGNS HISTORIC AGREEMENT  WITH CHICAGO STATE UNIVERSITY

edited by Kai EL’ Zabar

Chicago State University (CSU) recently announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Edwin Clark University located in the Delta State of Nigeria. 246 more words

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HRD ministry is planning to rank Medical and Law colleges, which were left out of its system of ranking higher education institutions, from next year

The Financial Express | By: PTI | New Delhi | May 22, 2016 |

The HRD ministry is planning to rank Medical and Law colleges, which were left out of its system of ranking higher education institutions, from next year. 331 more words

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