Pensions and research funding dominate the Easter headlines
It isn’t 8am and this isn’t really the Playbook, but things have been happening in the world of higher education and we wanted to make sure you didn’t miss any of it while Playbook takes its regular Easter break. Your usual 8am Playbook will return on Monday 12 April.
The big news story today is all about pensions and the Universities Superannuation Scheme. As Fiona McIntyre writes on our site, Universities UK has pitched a “low-cost” option for membership of the USS as part of the group’s consultation on an “alternative path” for the troubled scheme.