Centre for Research in Education Inclusion and Diversity (CREID)

BBC News on the briefing of ESRC Think Tank 1 (22.5.2013)

BBC online News (22nd May, 2013) picked up some suggestions by the ESRC Fellowship project research team in the pre-event briefing paper of the first think tank held on the 22nd May.

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Scottish independence: Students could be 'squeezed out' of home universities


On the same day, BBC Scotland Political Correspondent, Raymond Buchanan, reported from the conference. He interviewed Professor David Bell, with on screen reference to the ESRC, and also getting a response from Education Secretary Mike Russell. That report featured in the Reporting Scotland BBC1 at 6.30 pm on the 22nd May, and led the 10.30pm BBC 1 bulletin that evening.

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Higher Education in Scotland, the Devolution Settlement and the Referendum on Independence