Once again this past week we’ve been busy scanning across the internet to find the latest information and Open University courses. This week we find Israeli academics forced to find work abroad, a very Victorian Christmas and OU networking in Paris. Remember, if there’s a free course or bit of news on the agenda then hopefully we will pick it up and stick it on the next Open University news.

Join us for an evening of networking and connecting in inspirational Paris, France. The evening will bring together MBA students and alumni of AMBA accredited business schools to meet and build relationships amidst a backdrop of drinks and canapés.

The Amba Social in Paris


A Victorian Christmas: In this extract from Roundabout Papers, William Makepeace Thackeray describes a festive entertainment which takes liberties with history. Not that Thackeray is above taking a few liberties of his own…

Pantomime time for Thackeray


Thousands of researchers who work abroad want to come home but can’t due to the shortage of jobs at Israeli institutions of higher education.
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Academics forced to find work overseas


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