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Dreaming spires need to wake up

Oxford University is probably reeling at the arrival of the new Vice-Chancellor, Professor Louise Richardson, who is, fairly obviously, a woman and the first lady to fill that post at Oxford.  She has got off to a good start by … Continue reading

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Dreaming spires and dismal dons

Oh yes!  It’s Oxford University!  The same Oxford University that denied Margaret Thatcher an Honorary Degree despite her being a graduate of Somerville College; the first British woman Prime Minister and the greatest peace time Prime Minister of the last century. … Continue reading

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