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Comment: Universities need to get their own houses in order

Before demanding more funding from the government, the heads of third-level institutions must deal with their own problem of wasting resources.

16th August, 2008

Before demanding more funding from the government, the heads of third-level institutions must deal with their own problem of wasting resources.

As the old saying goes, the reason academic politics are so vicious is because the stakes are so low. But with education being the third biggest budget spender after health and social welfare, Batt O’Keeffe, the Minister for Education, has decided that the stakes are now too high and has asked for a 3...

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