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York Masters Opportunity Scholarship final call

Posted on Tuesday 21 April 2015

Apply by 25 May for one of 60 scholarships worth £10,000 each, available for current final year undergraduate UK/EU students who are looking to study a taught masters in 2015.

Science Education teacher a ‘cut above’

Posted on Monday 20 April 2015

Director of the Salters’ Advanced Chemistry project and teacher training science curriculum programme leader Chris Otter has been named in the Times Education Supplement as ‘a ball of energy and one of the most enthusiastic teachers I worked with’.

Equality Challenge Unit
Supporting equality and diversity in higher education

Posted on Monday 20 April 2015

Head of Policy at Equality Challenge Unit Gary Loke was the main speaker at an Equality and HE: issues, ideas and initiatives seminar hosted by the Centre for Research on Education and Social Justice.

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