‘Edinburgh Impact’ looked at how the Department of Classics at the University of Edinburgh is tackling a lack of diversity in the
subject. By Claire Simpson, Philanthropy Communications Manager, Development and Alumni.
Article in the Tribune by Ross Clare.
Precarity and low pay in modern universities mean that young academics often have to work multiple jobs to make ends meet. If neoliberal reforms continue, the future is clear: academia will once again become the preserve of a social elite.
Article in the Guardian about class-based bullying at a Russell Group University.
The founder of the Association of Working Class Academics is fighting for class to be recognised in equality law as well as race and gender.
The 93% Club, begun at Bristol University by a state-educated student, is snowballing nationally, with big firms now taking note.