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Trump’s ‘America First’ approach is business as usual – even for scholars – Times Higher Education

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The United States of America has a mixed – and sometimes misleading – immigration history.

In Troubled Times, Is There Any Place Left for Wisdom and Knowledge? – ABC

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We need a story, a personal narrative, more enduring than the changing weather of outrageous fortune. Something our success is for, like Service or Love. Without this our edifices will not last.

Fighting talk is not what we need – International Business Times

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At such a critical point in EU-UK relations, politicians on both sides should stop playing to the crowd.

What do UK universities have to learn from Australia (and vice versa)? – Times Higher Education

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Australian and British universities were not created by magic. They were made, and making them took talent, effort and money.

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Economy & Industrial Strategy

3rd May 2017 in Economy & Industrial Strategy

Fighting talk is not what we need – International Business Times

At such a critical point in EU-UK relations, politicians on both sides should stop playing to the crowd.

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Higher Education & International Partnerships

23rd May 2017 in Higher Education & International Partnerships

Hold fast to the values of global scholarship – Times Higher Education

Why it matters more than ever that universities speak out in support of our international communities

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Apprenticeships & Vocational Skills

16th March 2017 in Apprenticeships & Vocational Skills

Technically speaking, we’ll do level best to support new skilled T-levels – Sheffield Telegraph

We need to let young people develop the vital skills they need to succeed more easily. For those who study T Levels it must mean a route to success in any future they want. Their and our future depends upon it.

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Video & Broadcast

Industrial Strategy 3:50

Sir Keith Burnett talks to BBC News about the Industrial Strategy and how education and innovation can make it a success for the UK.

Our relationship with China 5:51

Sir Keith Burnett talks to Sky News about about working with China and the state visit of President Xi Jinping

CDBU Annual Lecture 32:06

Sir Keith Burnett delivers the Council for the Defence of British Universities annual lecture: ‘British Universities: what is worth defending?’