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29 June 2010 Universities in Wales face closure and mergers under plans announced by Education Minister Leighton Andrews. From Wales Online: In a statement to AMs yesterday, he said: “The HEFCW [Higher Education Funding Council for Wales] has determined that …

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Leighton Andrews’ speech at Cardiff University is worth reading in full: http://www.leightonandrews.com/2010/05/my-cardiff-lecture.html

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News release: 22 April 2010 Due to the current financial climate and pressures on funding, the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) has been reviewing priorities for uncommitted funding for the remainder of 2010-11. Consequently HEFCW will be withdrawing …

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Higher education funding announced For our Future 24 March 2010 A new fund has been established for universities to realise the goals of For our Future, the Welsh Assembly Government’s twenty-first century strategy for higher education, the Higher Education Funding …

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A global survey of the world’s academic and research libraries reveals that two thirds of institutions expect to cut spending on information resources in the next two years. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/infostudies/research/ciber/charleston-survey.pdf

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JISC capital funding call 13/09 Strand II has now been re-issued. It has been clarified that both Welsh HE and FE are eligible to submit bids under this strand, and documentation has been revised to reflect this. The JISC Executive …

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 As a result of the Higher Education Funding Council for England’s (HEFCE) recent board meeting, JISC is able to confirm that the funding calls which had previously been postponed on 5 January 2010, as a consequence of HEFCE’s review of …

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A major independent review of how education funding in Wales is allocated to schools, colleges and universities has been announced by Education Minister Leighton Andrews. The review will be conducted in two stages by external consultants with experience and expertise …

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CyMAL has announced the launch of the Museums, Archives, Libraries and Inspiring Learning grant schemes for 2009/10. Please note that CyMAL will not be distributing hard copies of the grant paperwork direct to services this year. All grant paperwork can …

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