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🏴James Heathers 🏴 auf Twitter: "I left academia exactly two months ago. And I just got a peer review request. So, I have prepared a real, actual, big boy academic consulting contract, and have sent it to the accounting department of the journal." / Twitter


This is the right approach.
#academia #university
 

When the A.I. #Professor Leaves, #Students #Suffer, #Study Says


Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/06/technology/when-the-ai-professor-leaves-students-suffer-study-says.html
For years, big tech companies have used huge salaries, bonuses and stock packages to lure artificial #intelligence experts out of #academia.
...
The talent shift could accelerate the development of artificial intelligence inside tech giants like #Google, #Microsoft, #Amazon and #Apple.
But at the universities the professors left, graduating students were less likely to create new A.I. companies. When they did, they attracted smaller amounts of funding, according to the study. The effect was most pronounced in the field of “deep learning,” a #technology that has become a crucial part of new A.I. systems.
#news #capitalism #economy #education #University #money #science
 

When the A.I. #Professor Leaves, #Students #Suffer, #Study Says


Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/06/technology/when-the-ai-professor-leaves-students-suffer-study-says.html
For years, big tech companies have used huge salaries, bonuses and stock packages to lure artificial #intelligence experts out of #academia.
...
The talent shift could accelerate the development of artificial intelligence inside tech giants like #Google, #Microsoft, #Amazon and #Apple.
But at the universities the professors left, graduating students were less likely to create new A.I. companies. When they did, they attracted smaller amounts of funding, according to the study. The effect was most pronounced in the field of “deep learning,” a #technology that has become a crucial part of new A.I. systems.
#news #capitalism #economy #education #University #money #science
 
I thought I’d made it when I got to Cambridge University. How wrong I was | Daniella Adeluwoye | Opinion | The Guardian

The struggle of working class.
#university #workingClass
 
Don't know how accurate this is, but even if only a fraction is true this is rather worrying. These students are the future of the UK, the people who will drive the competitiveness of the UK especially after Brexit. If they're not up to the task.....

The great university con: how the British degree lost its value

#Brexit #UK #EU #politics #education #university #grades #student #students #gradeinflation #standards
 
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