Insight event: fairer access and participation

This event discussed disadvantaged students’ access to university, the BAME attainment gap and the issues faced by local commuter students.

We have now published recordings from the live broadcast of this insight event:

Introduction and keynote from Nicola Dandridge and Sir Michael Barber

Keynote: Dr Kedra Ishop, Vice-Provost for Enrollment Management at the University of Michigan

See the presentation slides

The right context: are current approaches to contextual admissions enough?

See Vikki Boliver's slides

See Clare Marchant's slides

See Sally Mapstone's slides

Narrowing the black and minority ethnic students’ attainment gap

Local and commuter students: challenges and opportunities

Closing keynote from Chris Millward

Thoughts from delegates

Related material

To coincide with the insight event, we also published an insight brief on contextual admissions:

In the media

The insight brief on contextual admissions was also reported on widely in the media. It was covered by The SunThe Times, Guardian, Daily Mail, Telegraph, Independent, Times Higher Education and TES


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