One in four university students ‘not positive about quality of online lessons’expressandstar.com/news/uk-news/2…#HE #OnlineLearning #University

Education Secretary sets out aims for HE. Speaking to Universities UK members Gavin Williamson told vice-chancellors about his aims for achieving excellence in higher education.gov.uk/government/spe…#HE #Education #StandardsinEducation

Up to 200 jobs are at risk at Bangor University, one of Wales' oldest universities, as it deals with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-…#University #Covid #Pandemic

University of Exeter will offer students Covid-19 tests, and have signed a contract with a private company to buy thousands of coronavirus tests for students and staff.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…#Covid #HE #HigherEducation #CoronaTests

Labour calls for ‘urgent’ action on UK campus coronavirus testing.Letter from shadow universities minister follows Sage paper warning over impact of return to campuses.timeshighereducation.com/news/labour-ca…#HE #University #Covid #Testing

Times Higher Education Awards 2020: shortlist announced.More than 80 institutions make the shortlists across 20 categories.timeshighereducation.com/news/times-hig…#HE #HigherEducation #Awards #Shortlist #Times

Alistair Jarvis, Chief Executive of Universities UK, Responds to updated government guidance for universities ahead of students starting the new term.universitiesuk.ac.uk/news/Pages/UUK…#HE #HigherEducation #Guidance #Student

International Literacy Day 2020: September 8 marks the celebration of International Literacy Day and this year’s theme focuses on the ‘Literacy teaching and learning in the Covid-19 crisis and beyond.’hindustantimes.com/more-lifestyle…#Literacy #Education #History