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Students transition through, not just into, university

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There's a lot of focus on smoothing the transition into university - but what about how students make it through their experience? David Woolley and Jon Down describe the journey The post Students transition through, not just into, university appeared first on Wonkhe.

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Helping students means taking university staff wellbeing seriously

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Drawing on the findings of a pan-European study on mental health in universities, Kate Lister calls for more robust policy and practice frameworks to enable wellbeing support for university staff The post Helping students means taking university staff wellbeing seriously appeared first on Wonkhe.

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How current applicants feel about coming to university

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Students are changing - and so are the ways that universities should adapt to ensure their success. Sunday Blake gets across some new research The post How current applicants feel about coming to university appeared first on Wonkhe.

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Asking students whether university is really worth it

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Leo McCann assesses whether the media portrayal matches the reality The post Asking students whether university is really worth it appeared first on Wonkhe. Questions of value for money and the purpose of higher education are back in the news.

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Student part-time work is on the rise. Here’s what universities can do next

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As student maintenance support and high inflation puts pressure on home and international students alike, Adrian Wright and colleagues call on universities to help students find benefits in part-time work The post Student part-time work is on the rise.

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Universities cheat students out of fair compensation

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Daniel Sokol and Bradley Talbot have come across a fair number of student complaints - and think that universities are often making derisory offers to settle them that students should reject The post Universities cheat students out of fair compensation appeared first on Wonkhe.

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A judge has ruled that universities do owe a duty of care to students

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A university has been found to have assumed, and failed to uphold, a duty of care to students reporting sexual misconduct. The post A judge has ruled that universities do owe a duty of care to students appeared first on Wonkhe. Jim Dickinson and Sunday Blake unpick the judgement.

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