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As it happened: Adelaide's student rally against university fee increases

Students gathered all over the country today to protest the changes to education funding announced in this year’s budget.

The government cut 2.8 billion from universities and dropped the income threshold for HECS-help loan repayments fromĀ $55,000 to $42,000, and will phase in tuition rises of 7.5 percent over the next four years. 262 more words


Palestinian Students March For Political Prisoners

Please find below, a selection of photos from Ramallah, as the students from Birzeit University came onto the streets today, 25th April, 2017, in support of the political prisoners of Palestine who are currently on hunger strike in protest at their barbaric treatment by the Israeli regime. 21 more words


Student protests follow Charles Murray to Notre Dame

Dozens of University of Notre Dame students and faculty gathered Tuesday in protest of conservative scholar Charles Murray’s talk on campus.

Protest against Charles Murray's lecture at Notre Dame happening right now outside McKenna Hall.

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Activities grounded as students protest against lack of water, light at University of Ibadan

Activities have been grounded at the University of Ibadan due to the strike embarked on by the three non-academic staff unions of the institution.

They are Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and National Association of Academic Technicians (NAAT). 119 more words


Betsy Devos: Charter Schools & Pittsburgh Reactions

On February 7th, 2017, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education. Mrs. DeVos is an advocate of the controversial charter school education system.

Public charter schools are considered a system that provides students with educational choice. 161 more words