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The Future of the University - public lecture

(21 May 2018)

The final lecture in the 2017/18 IAS and University College series, ‘The Future of the University’ will be delivered by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Stuart Corbridge, on Wednesday 30 May 2018 at 8pm in the Senate Suite, University College. Attendance is on a first come, first served basis. Please contact if you have any questions in relation to this event.

Entitled ‘The Uses and Misuses of Universities’Professor Corbridge will revisit the major themes of Berkley University President Clark Kerr’s book, The Uses of the University (Harvard University Press, 1963), and ponder the scope for various misuses of the university at a time of extraordinary government intervention in higher education around the world.