Bernard Lane for The Australian
Most Recent Articles
January 14, 2014
Countries with the strongest postsecondary education systems are those that fund them well and give institutions freedom to innovate, study finds.
July 31, 2013
In a move to cut red tape, Australian quality assurance creates a fast track for higher education institutions with a good track record.
July 30, 2013
The athletics vs. academics debate rages in Australian higher education, too -- with a twist.
May 3, 2013
Australian graduates in the arts less likely than those in other fields to say that degree is linked to their jobs -- but IT graduates are next-lowest, report concludes.
March 15, 2013
Nearly half of university graduates are in jobs that don't require their level of postsecondary credential, a study finds.
November 27, 2012
A former diplomat warns that the flow of Chinese students is a "two-edged sword" because it could lead to Beijing-inspired political protests -- a scenario others paint as farfetched.
November 13, 2012
Enrollments in the romance language are on the rise in Australia, driven by curricular changes -- and Harry Potter.