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Trinity College reckons with slavery links as Ireland confronts collusion with empire

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White supremacists spread a myth of the plight of ‘Irish slaves’. Now academics and authors are bringing the true history to lightIt was one of the most shocking chapters in Britain’s long, bloody subjugation of Irela...

Lord Woolley to become first black man to head Oxbridge college

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Lord Woolley will become the first black man to head an Oxbridge college when he takes over as principal of Cambridge University’s Homerton College in October. Simon Woolley, the founding director of Operation Black V...

Help sixth-formers make up lost learning, say UK college leaders

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Sixth-form students should be allowed to repeat part of the year to make up for lost learning, college leaders have said, as research showed three-quarters had fallen between one and four months behind during the coro...

Man detained after reports of ‘gunshot fire’ at Crawley College

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Students and staff at a college in West Sussex are being evacuated following “reports of gunshot fire”. A man has been detained at the scene in Crawley and two people have suffered injuries, which are not believed to ...

Donna Coleman died after Covid ran riot at Burnley College. Should it have been open?

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The joke went: it was impossible to get Covid at Burnley College. The virus didn’t exist there. All through September, October, November and December 2020, as more and more people came down with Covid yet the further ...

Crawley College staff and students offered counselling after gun attack scare

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Students and staff at a college where a man was arrested amid fears of a gun attack are to be offered counselling as police continue to question the suspect. Two staff members at Crawley College in west Sussex suffere...

Crawley College staff praised for tackling masked gunman

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A heroic teacher and college worker have been praised for tackling and handing over to police a masked gunman who burst into a packed college allegedly firing a pistol, triggering panic and fear. An 18-year-old man re...

Teenager charged over Crawley college incident

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A teenager has been charged following Monday’s armed incident at Crawley College. Sandijs Dreimanis, 18, has been named by police and is expected to appear in court later on Wednesday. Students and staff had to be ev...

Teenager appears in court over Crawley college incident

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A teenager has appeared in court following Monday’s armed incident at Crawley College. Sandijs Dreimanis, 18, was named by police and appeared in court on Wednesday morning. Students and staff had to be evacuated wit...

Ivy League college apologizes for using bones of Black children in course

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An Ivy League university which kept the bones of a Black child killed by police for use in its research and which were also later used as a “case study” in an online forensic anthropology course has apologized for its...

Cecil Rhodes statue at Oxford college should go, says independent report

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A independent commission set up to examine the future of Oxford University’s controversial statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes has recommended its removal. The commission was set up last June after Oxford Unive...

Cecil Rhodes statue will not be removed for now, says Oxford college

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An Oxford University college will not remove a statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes despite an independent commission supporting its removal. Oriel College said in a statement it would not “begin the legal proce...

President of Oxford college defends students’ right to remove photo of Queen

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The president of Magdalen College, Oxford, has strongly defended her graduate students’ right to remove a photograph of the Queen from their common room after the education secretary, Gavin Williamson, called the move...

President of Oxford college defends students’ right to remove Queen’s photo

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The president of Magdalen College, Oxford, has strongly defended her graduate students’ right to remove a photograph of the Queen from their common room after the education secretary, Gavin Williamson, called the move...

Oriel College faces teaching boycott over refusal to remove Rhodes statue

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About 150 Oxford lecturers have announced they will refuse to teach students at Oriel College over its contentious decision not to remove a statue of the imperialist Cecil Rhodes. The college was accused of “instituti...

US Rugby World Cup bid for 2027, 29 and 31 includes NFL and college stadiums

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NFL stadiums could soon be used in a Rugby World Cup, should USA Rugby succeed in its bid to host the men’s event in 2027 or 2031 and the women’s in 2029. The American union is proceeding with its bid to host the fou...

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