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Published: 14 December 2017
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - December 2017

Welcome to the latest edition of our Higher Education bulletin!

In this month's edition:

The growing responsibilities of governing bodies
The OfS registration conditions highlight the need for greater involvement by university governing bodies

Freedom of speech or unfit to practise?
A recent case on the tricky balance between freedom of speech and fitness to practise

Citizenship and Brexit: the end of the beginning
We now have some certainty on citizens’ rights after Brexit, although some unanswered questions still remain

Avoiding smash and grab adjudications
A reminder of the importance of issuing pay less notices in construction projects

Proposal to close new DB accruals in USS
The recent proposals from the Universities Superannuation Scheme

"We're excited about working with Shakespeare Martineau to show
how integral teamwork is in both sporting and business
environments. We also share similar beliefs when it comes to
fostering upcoming talent."

Paul Blanchard, Chief Executive, Commonwealth Games England