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Discussion: Music in Higher Education

“Music has found itself increasingly central in the subject controversy surrounding higher education. Recent data showed the total number of Ucas entries to study music rose by 3.5% in the 2013 cycle, following significant increases in applications for medical-related sciences, mathematical sciences, … Continue reading

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Education or Training?

“Former labor secretary Robert Reich was speaking at a conference for college and university trustees that I attended earlier this year and in his address he urged governing boards to resist the mounting pressure to focus on jobs as a … Continue reading

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UBC Offers MOOCs

“Imagine studying artificial intelligence for robotics with a Stanford University instructor or discussing the moralities of everyday life with a Yale University professor. Not only can anyone enrol in classes like these, but they are offered free of cost and … Continue reading

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