Topic archives: university

Rundle: deeply flawed sexual harassment report clashes with academic freedom

August 17, 2017 6

The findings of the AHRC sexual assault report do not mean we should have more policing (physical and virtual) on university campuses.

Uni students are dropping out at scandalous rates? Not so fast.

January 20, 2017 11

The problem with the "uni students are failing to graduate!" narrative is that it is a massive beat-up.

Rundle: Pyne’s bizarre free speech rhetoric a dog whistle to the IPA

Rundle: Pyne’s bizarre free speech rhetoric a dog whistle to the IPA

August 29, 2014 10

Free speech on university campuses is crucial -- but only if said free speech aligns with the government's rhetoric.

Educating the masses

May 26, 2014 5

Crikey readers talk MPs' free ride at uni and whether the Customs Department should start wearing eye patches.

Life as a journalism student: will anyone employ me?

June 28, 2012 9

A journalism student ponders her future -- and that of thousands of students like her -- in the face of sweeping job cuts.

Advice to first year uni students: dump your boyfriend

September 27, 2010

A bunch of graduates and PhD students offer up their tips for students heading off to university: make rich friends and poor friends, don't use a computer and break up with your high school sweetheart.