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Decolonising Higher Education: Kalwant Bhopal at SOAS

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Professor Kalwant Bhopal, was the featured speaker at a recent event at SOAS, University of London
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02/12/2016

Should universities be charged with opening or sponsoring schools?

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The Prime Minister, Theresa May, has twice praised the University of Birmingham in recent months for what we have done in setting up our own fully comprehensive secondary school – the first of its kind in England. In fact, the Prime Minister has gone further, saying she wants to see other universities setting up schools or sponsoring existing underperforming ones.
Date:
24/11/2016

'The Colour of Class' wins SES Award

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The Colour of Class: the educational strategies of the Black middle classes by Nicola Rollock, David Gillborn, Carol Vincent & Stephen Ball has won 2nd Prize in the 2016 Society for Educational Studies Book Awards.
Date:
17/11/2016

CRRE welcomes new appointments

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The Centre for Research in Race & Education (CRRE) is delighted to welcome two new members who have been appointed to highly prestigious positions following international searches through university-wide competitive processes.
Date:
02/11/2016

Dr Nicola Rollock wins 2016 PRECIOUS Award for Outstanding Woman in Professional Services

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Dr Nicola Rollock has been selected as the winner of the 2016 PRECIOUS Award for Outstanding Woman in Professional Services for her work in the field of race.
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01/11/2016

Gillborn gave Annual Race Lecture at Leeds Beckett University

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Professor David Gillborn to discuss 'White Lies: things we're told about Race and Education that aren't true' at at Leeds Beckett University
Date:
11/10/2016

What is Character? Free Online Course Starts 24th October 2016

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The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues in the School of Education will be running a free two-week online course What is Character? Virtue Ethics in Education, in partnership with FutureLearn
Date:
05/10/2016

Open letter to PM asks for action on race not audits

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The Independent publishes an open letter from Dr Nicola Rollock and Dr Melanie Crofts (University of Northampton) to the PM asking for action on race not audits.
Date:
08/09/2016

CRRE partners with Seven Eagles

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The newest CRRE partner is Seven Eagles an organization dedicated to raising the profile of the First people of Maine and supporting Native American culture, heritage and social justice campaigns.
Date:
02/09/2016

AHRC award for international research on translanguaging

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Professor Adrian Blackledge and Professor Angela Creese have been awarded funding to conduct research which will inform equitable language policy and practice in university education in South Africa.
Date:
30/08/2016
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