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Why are UK universities falling in the global rankings?
Cambridge University
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Why are UK universities falling in the global rankings?

‘Triple threat’ of Brexit, tightening budgets and unchecked expansion may be to blame
10 Jun 2020
How coronavirus broke Britain’s universities
Students sit university exams in Hong Kong
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How coronavirus broke Britain’s universities

Price of survival may be more state control and less focus on the arts
22 May 2020
Seven ways to beat coronavirus when lockdown ends
UK lockdown
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Seven ways to beat coronavirus when lockdown ends

Keeping cats at home and anti-clockwise walks could reduce risk of more infections
16 Apr 2020
Top 20 universities in the UK
University students return for the spring term at Cambridge University
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Top 20 universities in the UK

Two-thirds of British institutions have dropped in global higher education ranking
19 Jun 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Cambridge and slavery
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Why everyone’s talking about Cambridge and slavery

Inquiry to explore how institution may have benefited from slave trade, and whether it should pay reparations
1 May 2019
2019 Boat Race: course map, times, where and how to watch
The Cambridge boat crew celebrate their 2018 victory over Oxford
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2019 Boat Race: course map, times, where and how to watch

Oxford and Cambridge will battle for victory on the gruelling 4.2-mile course
4 Apr 2019
Why lecturer Dr Victoria Bateman likes to strip off
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Why lecturer Dr Victoria Bateman likes to strip off

Economics fellow appeared naked on Good Morning Britain to discuss Brexit
12 Feb 2019

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Love Island is more lucrative than a degree from Oxbridge
The 2018 Love Island contestants
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Love Island is more lucrative than a degree from Oxbridge

Economists find that appearing on hit ITV show boosts your lifetime earnings more than attending Oxford or Cambridge
26 Jul 2018
Should Oxbridge open new colleges to reduce inequality?
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Should Oxbridge open new colleges to reduce inequality?

Think tank says that expanding intake would increase proportion of students from disadvantaged backgrounds
10 May 2018
Ten worst UK universities for class equality
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Ten worst UK universities for class equality

Oxbridge fares badly in new ‘fair access’ ranking
5 Apr 2018
Are Oxford and Cambridge committing ‘social apartheid’?
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Are Oxford and Cambridge committing ‘social apartheid’?

Labour MP attacks universities over failure to admit black students
20 Oct 2017
Cambridge admits highest-ever rate of state school students
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Cambridge admits highest-ever rate of state school students

Prestigious university says access initiatives are the reason for uptick in state school admissions
27 Sep 2017
Student who burnt cash in front of homeless man apologises
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Student who burnt cash in front of homeless man apologises

Ronald Coyne says he 'abused privilege' as he prepares to resume studies despite petition calling for his expulsion
1 Sep 2017
Boat Race: Triumph and disaster strike for Oxford
Oxford win 2017 Boat Race
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Boat Race: Triumph and disaster strike for Oxford

Men's crew see off Cambridge, but women blow their chances with early mistake from Rebecca Esselstein
3 Apr 2017
Spider-Man's powers are a web of lies, find researchers
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Spider-Man's powers are a web of lies, find researchers

Research shows the superhero would need huge hands and feet to carry out his daredevil feats
19 Jan 2016
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