Daily Archives: June 9, 2011

Letter from David Barclay, President of the Oxford University Student Union: “The Language of the Market Has No Place in a University”

Dear All, Yesterday (June 7) Oxford became the first ever English University to pass a motion of no confidence in a Government Minister. Congregation, the University’s Governing Body, passed the resolution of no confidence in the policies of the minister … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Academics at Oxford University: Coalition Government’s Reforms on Higher Education are “Reckless, Incoherent and Incompetent”

The Independent, London, 7 June 2011 Academics at Oxford University today passed a vote of no confidence in Universities Minister David Willetts. Almost 300 dons backed the motion following a debate in which the Coalition Government’s reforms were derided as … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment