Monthly Archives: February 2012

For Biddy Martin, a New Test of Leadership

For Biddy Martin, a New Test of Leadership | Jack Stripling | Chronicle of Higher Education | 03 February, 2012

After a tumultuous year as chancellor of Wisconsin’s flagship campus, Biddy Martin makes the transition to the far different Amherst College.


Warwick and Monash team up for global strategy

Warwick and Monash team up for global strategy |John Morgan | Times Higher Education | 02 February 2012

The two universities aim to offer global market ‘best of both worlds’.The UK’s University of Warwick and Australia’s Monash University have formed a partnership aimed at pushing them “well into the first 50 institutions” in the world as they anticipate similar moves by rivals in a globalised higher education market.


Regions rolling in new students

Regions rolling in new students | John Ross | The Australian Higher Education | 01 February, 2012

SATELLITE campuses have surged in this year’s university admissions rounds, often eclipsing growth in the metropolitan heartlands.