UK Education Newswire Archive
24-10-2007 09:18The second in the Sumac Skillshare series is this saturday, 2-5pm. It's free - come along!
Excuse poor video quality, heavily compressed to get it online and keep sound as good as possible.
16-10-2007 06:39Realclimate weighs into row over judge's remarks on Al Gore film
15-10-2007 20:33Manchester University student union staged a protest under the slogan "education not profits" today. 100 students followed the call and converged on the university's 3rd foundation ceremony headlined by VC Alan Gilbert. After scuffles with security guards, some 25 students broke into the conference centre forcing Gilbert to agree to a public debate.
14-10-2007 19:32Al Gore's advisors respond to High Court ruling
13-10-2007 14:14The next in the monthly series of anarchist educationals in Next to Nowhere will be this Thursday October 18th at 7.30. We will be focusing on anarchism and feminisms - discussion anarcha feminism, radical feminism, autonomist feminist and possibly other varieties and their relationship to anarchist thought and struggle.
**** Education and the Enclosure of Knowledge in the Global University ****
6pm. Monday November 5th 2007. Followed by wine reception.
Silvia Federici is long time feminist activist and teacher, co-founder of the Committee for Academic Freedom in Africa and Associate Professor in Political Philosophy at Hofstra University, USA. Her recent work includes: ‘Enduring Western Civilization’ and ‘Caliban and the Witch: Women, the body and primitive accumulation’
Bookstall by Re-pressed Books on the night
LOCATION: Geography Lecture Theatre. Geography East Building. University Road.
More info: email@example.com
11-10-2007 14:32Join the campaign to defend democracy in and win a campaigning National Union of Students!
10-10-2007 12:12Helping to deter assaults by using a cameraphone
10-10-2007 02:41Talking about China and India! Is India able to move ahead of China soon? What is the next in world trade, finance, outsourcing, politics and international affairs?
07-10-2007 03:46For all the bad press that they receive, a lot of people still believe that Western corporations are making some sort of contribution to improving the lot of people in the third world. Let me present a counter-example.
05-10-2007 00:17`We've been conditioned to think that education must be expensive, that it is too complex for ordinary people and must be left to experts, and that it is so vital it is best organised by large and powerful institutions, like the local education authority or the state. Like most things we are taught to believe, this is a lie.' - The Nihilst
04-10-2007 09:03This posted article should be mandatory reading in all schools in the common wealth.
Beginning in pre-school.
03-10-2007 21:50Campaign Launch meeting at 2pm, 10th October at Swansea University.
30-09-2007 12:46which nation is going to lead in this century, China, India, or America? What takes to get ahead in borderless finance, wealth, investment, jobs, competition, entrepreneurship?
29-09-2007 22:25The 'Student Climate Project' is an exciting new activist project by student activists aimed at getting the wider body of students onboard the climate movement. The project holds its launch gathering from the 30th November to the 2nd of December, and has just launched online forums. Everyone is welcome to get involved!