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Wonkhe's weekly podcast returns on Friday 21st September - you won't want to miss it. Every week a panel of top wonks will dissect the week's big policy developments, and we'll also feature interviews, features and views from around the sector.

Wonkhe's weekly podcast returns on Friday 21st September - you won't want to miss it. Every week a panel of top wonks will dissect the week's big policy developments, and we'll also feature interviews, features and views from around the sector.
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Wonkhe's weekly podcast returns on Friday 21st September - you won't want to miss it. Every week a panel of top wonks will dissect the week's big policy developments, and we'll also feature interviews, features and views from around the sector.

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@wonkhe

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Episodes

14: Grammar schools, silly season and a look ahead

1/10/2019
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This week our guests look back at the Christmas silly season and ahead to 2019, as well as discussing Onward's report on low value courses, and HEPI's new paper on grammar schools. Plus the first of Mike Ratcliffe's new series on the Hidden History of HE, and highlights from our contributors. With Shakespeare Martineau partner Smita Jamdar, the University Alliance's Head of Policy Graeme Wise, and Wonkhe's founder and CEO, Mark Leach.

Duration:00:39:53

13: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 13

12/20/2018
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It's our Christmas Clip Show Student Snowflake Special! There's been a lot of activity on the freedom of speech agenda this term, and in this festive compilation wonks from across the sector analyse the issues. With Smita Jamdar, Charles Heymann, Chris Shelley, Selena Bolingbroke, Greg Walker, Amanda Chetwynd-Cowieson, Shân Wareing, Andrew Berwick, Pete Quinn, Eve Alcock, Louis Coiffait, David Kernohan and Wonkhe's editor and founder Mark Leach.

Duration:00:45:01

12: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 12

12/13/2018
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The Office for Students has published results of its Access & Participation consultation, and there’s a fresh batch of UCAS data for the panel to look at. There’s an interesting new report out on commuters. Plus this year’s social mobility index, and the latest from our contributors. With Clare Marchant, CEO at UCAS; Richard Eyre from the Brilliant Club and Wonkhe’s own Arthi Nachiappan.

Duration:00:33:27

11: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 11

12/6/2018
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Sam Gyimah has gone, replaced by Chris Skidmore as universities and science minister. The panel also discuss new figures out on student rent, an inquiry into racial harassment in HE and a new campaign from Universities UK. With Amatey Doku, Vice President Higher Education at NUS; sector expert Mary Curnock Cook; and Wonkhe's founder and CEO Mark Leach.

Duration:00:36:00

10: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 10

11/29/2018
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This week our panel discuss the the latest stats from UCAS on the impact of offer making on exam attainment, a new report on women in HE leadership, and an interesting new idea on funding HE. Plus new stats on graduate earnings and highlights from our contributors. With Johnny Rich, Chief Executive of Push and the Engineering Professors’ Council; Rosie Tressler, Chief Executive of Student Minds, and Wonkhe’s associate editor David Kernohan.

Duration:00:34:18

9: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 9

11/22/2018
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This week our panel discuss the Public Accounts Committee’s view on the sale of student loans, the latest report from HEPI on making clear how fees and spent, and Government proposals for accelerated degrees. Plus Jonathan Haidt’s book tour, and the latest from our contributors. With Pete Quinn, HE Consultant; Eve Alcock, President of Bath SU; and Wonkhe’s associate editor Louis Coiffait.

Duration:00:40:04

8: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 8

11/15/2018
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This week on the podcast our panel discuss ongoing concern about the state of the sector's finances, the impact of Brexit on HE, and new research into what the public think about higher education. Plus student rights on overseas campuses, and the latest from our contributors. With David Morris, Vice Chancellor's Policy Officer at the University of Greenwich; and Jim Dickinson, Associate editor at Wonkhe.

Duration:00:41:57

Michael Barber live at Wonkfest18

11/10/2018
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The full recording of Michael Barber live at Wonkfest18\. Accompanying slides can be found here: https://wonkhe.com/wp-content/wonkhe-uploads/2018/11/WONKHE-5-NOV-FINAL.pdf

Duration:01:04:00

7: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 7

11/6/2018
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This week in a specially recorded live episode from Wonkfest18, our panel discuss leaks from the Augar review, the OfS' view on uni bailouts and minister Sam Gyimah's student information apps. With Anne-Marie Canning- Director of Social Mobility and Student Success at Kings, Paul Greatrix- Registrar at Nottingham University and Wonkhe's editor and founder Mark Leach.

Duration:00:35:46

Sam Gyimah in conversation - live at Wonkfest18

11/6/2018
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The full recording of Sam Gyimah in conversation - live at Wonkfest18.

Duration:00:45:35

6: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 6

10/25/2018
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This week our panel discuss the latest from the Office for Students on subject level TEF, a new commons select committee report sexual harassment, academic governance, and new research from the IFS on graduate earnings differentials between the genders. Plus the launch of Lincoln’s 21st century higher education project, and the latest from our contributors. With Jess Moody, senior Adviser at Advance HE; Andy Youell, strategic data advisor; and Wonkhe’s associate editor David Kernohan.

Duration:00:37:32

5: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 5

10/18/2018
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This week our panel discuss the latest stats on the destinations of school leavers, colleges week, and how we describe people that aren’t academics. Plus the latest episode in the culture wars from Kent, and highlights from the week on our blogs. With Shân Wareing, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Education and Student Experience at London South Bank University; Andrew Berwick, director of The Access Project; and Wonkhe’s associate editor Louis Coiffait.

Duration:00:34:32

4: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 4

10/11/2018
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This week our panel discuss Worcester's freedom of information win, mental health and the DfE data row. With Nick Hillman - Director of the Higher Education Policy Institute, Andy Westwood - Vice Dean for Social Responsibility in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Manchester and Wonkhe's founder and editor Mark Leach.

Duration:00:33:20

3: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 3

10/4/2018
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This week our panel discuss the conservative party conference, degree apprenticeships and stats on human capital. Plus the "banning clapping" saga and highlights from the week on our blogs. With Greg Walker Chief Exec at MillionPlus, Amanda Chetwynd-Cowieson incoming chair at the British Youth Council and co-founder of For our Future’s Sake, and Wonkhe's founder and editor Mark Leach.

Duration:00:40:47

2: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 2

9/27/2018
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This week our panel discuss the 1752 Group’s latest report on sexual misconduct, learning gain, and labour party conference. Plus the latest research into student drinking habits and highlights from the week on our blogs. With Chris Shelley - Director of Student and Academic Services at Greenwich, Selena Bolingbroke, Lead for External Engagement & Strategic Development at Goldsmiths and Wonkhe’s associate editor David Kernohan.

Duration:00:27:47

1: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Episode 1

9/20/2018
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This week our panel discuss Which? University's findings on university comparative claims, the latest UCAS figures, and the Wonkhe HE Power List. Plus Sam Gyimah's latest intervention on freedom of speech and highlights from the week on our blogs. With Smita Jamdar from Shakespeare Martineau, HE strategy expert Charles Heymann and Wonkhe's editor and founder Mark Leach.

Duration:00:34:41

1: Wonkhe Weekly- The higher education podcast - Preview

9/12/2018
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Wonkhe's weekly podcast returns on Friday 21st September - and you won't want to miss it. Every week a panel of top wonks will dissect the week's big policy developments, and we'll also feature interviews, features and views from around the sector.

Duration:00:00:54

12: The University Show - Episode 12 - Review of the year

8/19/2018
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In this final episode of the season, our panel reviews academic year 17-18\. Featuring Nicky Old, Director of Communications and External Relations at Universities UK, Richard Brabner, Head of the UPP Foundation and Mark Leach, Editor and Founder of Wonkhe. We'll be back in the Autumn.

Duration:00:43:56

11: The University Show - Episode 11 - Ask the Wonk

7/6/2018
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This episode of the University show is our Ask the Wonk special. Our panel featuring, Anne-Marie Canning MBE, Director of Social Mobility and Student Success, Richard Brabner, Head of the UPP Foundation and Ant Bagshaw, Deputy CEO of Wonkhe answer a range of questions submitted by our Wonkhe audience. We tackle questions such as; are unconditional offers an unmitigated evil? Grade inflation - a thing, or not a thing? And have a robust discussion on whether Vice-Chancellors should study a...

Duration:00:42:59

10: The University Show - Episode 10 - Teaching excellence and salary outcomes

6/12/2018
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In this episode we talk about student outcomes, graduate salaries and measures of teaching. We have a discussion featuring Colette Fletcher, Assistant Vice Chancellor at the University of Winchester, Richard Brabner, Head of the UPP Foundation and Ant Bagshaw, Deputy CEO of Wonkhe. For further reading on LEO we recommend Celia Hunt, Director of Strategic Development at the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW), Wonkhe article [LEO and its limitations for...

Duration:00:33:20