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University of Liverpool apologises to Chinese students for exam cheating warning

The office added fuel to the fire by saying: “We find that our Chinese students are usually unfamiliar with the word ‘cheating’ in English, and we therefore provided this translation.”

The idea that we each have a ‘learning style’ is bogus — here’s why

There's no real evidence that different people learn better visually, orally, or by doing.

Oxford University is giving students extra time to finish exams because women are ‘adversely affected by time pressure’

'Following these changes, women have performed better in our examinations,' Oxford said.
People take part in the civil service examination at Huazhong University of Science and Technology on April 24, 2011 in Wuhan, Hubei Province of China.

1.5 million people signed up for a brutal 5-hour test to land a coveted government job in China

The yearly test is the first step in landing a "golden rice bowl" job that provides stability and benefits, despite really low pay.

Oxford students want to ban coveted ‘scholars’ gowns’ because they make people feel bad about themselves

You're currently entitled to a special gown if you have a scholarship or gain a distinction in your first-year exams.