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UA Chief Executive gives evidence to Public Accounts Committee

March 13, 2018

University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell joined a panel of experts to discuss the higher education market at a recent meeting of the House of Common’s Public Accounts Committee. ...

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Wonkhe: Views from four female HE leaders

March 12, 2018

UA Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell was featured in a Wonkhe article focusing on female HE leaders for International Women’s Day 2018. The piece sought Maddalaine’s views on her experi...

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Research Professional: Visa pilot blamed for giving unfair advantage to certain universities

February 27, 2018

Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell is featured in an article by Research Professional on the government’s Tier 4 visa pilot for masters students. A total of 27 universities are now part [&hell...

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Wonkhe: Sector voices on the review of post-18 education and funding

February 19, 2018

UA Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell is quoted in Wonkhe’s roundup of the HE sector’s thoughts on the post-18 education and funding review. The Prime Minister Theresa May will be outlin...

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Research Professional – Priorities for Gyimah: How to build on Johnson’s reforms

February 14, 2018

UA Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell has written a piece for Research Fortnight’s HE Analyst to look at how the new Universities and Science Minister Sam Gyimah can build on previous […]

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Guardian: 2VCs on … what does 2018 look like for universities?

January 31, 2018

Debra Humphris, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Brighton, features in the Guardian HE Network’s latest ‘2 VCs on‘ blog. She highlights the work of our Teaching Excellence All...

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BBC News: ‘Class divide’ in university entry exams

January 30, 2018

Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell was featured in coverage of the new report from the Social Market Foundation with University Alliance and Pearson, Vocation, Vocation, Vocation. The report calls f...

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Wonkhe: Universities must revisit BTECs as a route to higher education

January 29, 2018

Gabriel Huntley, Head of Communications and External Relations for University Alliance, has written a blog for Wonkhe on the need for universities to ensure students can succeed regardless of the [...

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THE: Ditch the old hierarchies – further and higher education belong together

January 16, 2018

Quintin McKellar, regulatory lead for University Alliance and vice-chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire, has written a blog for Times Higher Education on the future major review of funding...

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Research Professional – Year ahead: higher-education policy

January 12, 2018

Research Professional has published an article on the priorities for HE policy, which includes finding out how the Office for Students will work and the opportunity to use the forthcoming […]

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