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Bridge Group Conference 2018

On 15 May, 200 senior leaders and experienced practitioners – from government departments, higher education institutions, charities, and the employer sector – attended our annual conference at KPMG. We were joined by a host of influential speakers who are defining the terms of debate around social inequality, including: Professor Mike Savage, Justine Greening, Alan Milburn,

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Policy Recommendations from Bridge Group Summit on Mature Students in Higher Education

On 19 March, the Bridge Group convened a summit to address the dramatic fall in the participation of mature students in higher education. Our expert panellists were: Professor Claire Callender (Birkbeck and UCL), Laura Burley (Head of Government and External Affairs, The OU), and Chris Millward (Director for Fair Access and Participation, OfS). Amongst our

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Raising the Stakes: Collective Action in Pursuit of Social Mobility

On 15 May, we’ll be gathering together senior leaders, experts, and experienced practitioners from across sectors to explore the barriers to higher education and employment for people from lower socio-economic backgrounds. Amongst our speakers are those who are defining the terms of debate and leading the way in innovative practice, such as Chis Millward (Director

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