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Soimon sez

Oi you lot! Awright! Yer, s’me, Soimon, guvvner up the HR. As yer know, oi’m from Essex, the fahkin best coun’y in Engerland. S’why oi always ’ave me ’olidays dahn Sahfend. Naaw, open yer lugoles cos oi’ve gotta few fings … Continue reading

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Taking a Bath

Dissenter’s Blog has not mentioned the dubious goings-on at other universities around the country for a while: too much happening at Kingston. Yet the corruption that is infecting us is infecting others too. An article in The Guardian by Aditya … Continue reading

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The staff deficit model is dead. Long live the staff deficit model.

Once the shortstuff architect of KU’s disaster was removed, mollifying sounds issued from the SMT — well, from Dave ‘Plastic’ Mack anyway — to the effect that Kingston would no longer hold the academic staff responsible for Kingston University’s plight, … Continue reading

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Introducing The KINGSTONS

Introducing THE KINGSTONS, an exciting new band based at Coolhurst, playing their brand new single, Ronnie. It’s gonna be a smash hit. They’ll be humming it along the corridors of the Business School. The Kingstons are: Scratching and purloining — … Continue reading

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New thinking from the SMT

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The tyranny of student feedback

Early module feedback has just been collected and no doubt management will seize this as another heavy stick to beat the teaching staff, already shattered by the goings on of the last few years. Whatever the results for individual lecturers, … Continue reading

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