Is open access to research results in line with the rest of the world?

The seeming conflict between academic freedom and open access to research articles is worrying. Or at least according to an opinion piece in Svd. But is this really the case? Many Swedish research funding bodiesalready require research findings to be made available to the public today and not just in the form of publication in … Continue reading “Is open access to research results in line with the rest of the world?”

Students are a reflection of their time

At the conference Current Priorities and Future Challenges: Higher Education in the Nordic Region, organised by the Swedish Higher Education Authority, the discussion covered subjects such as digitisation, quality and gender equality linked to higher education. Student representatives from the Nordic countries gave their views on what higher education needs and what it is lacking. … Continue reading “Students are a reflection of their time”