We need to get thinking now about the medium-to-long term effects of Brexit, and take action to pre-empt their effects. Ant Bagshaw runs down the bigger effects of our looming divorce from the EU.
At the launch for the Universities for Europe campaign led by Universities UK, Chuka Umunna, Damian Green and Professor Dame Julia Goodfellow made positive and optimistic cases for Britain staying in the EU highlighting the benefits for universities.
In the week of the European Elections and with Europe high up in the UK’s political debate, Chris Hale takes a look at the higher education policy case for EU membership. With much of EU policy and legislation going above the heads of many in the UK, there are several key themes that matter tremendously to university and require the sector’s full engagement at home and in Brussels.