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When anchors move, hidden anchors, and local data

Three loosely-related reflections on new things: When anchors move The More Means Better blog has an interesting new post on universities that have moved home, in some cases to entirely different parts of the country. Some I knew about, others were new. It’s a helpful reminder that even universities, seen as one of the most […]

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Heatmaps: hotspots, coldspots and the bits in-between

Cities and universities each have pockets of internationalisation and collaboration that can be mapped. The result is a heat signature: unique for each pattern of universities and place.

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POLAR for the world – splitting countries into 7,500 sections

September 2019 update: The Office for Students has introduced an experimental but more sophisticated successor to POLAR called TUNDRA. Wonkhe have published a helpful summary with some of the limitations and context. The links below may no longer work following the closure of HEFCE, but POLAR can be found on the same page as TUNDRA. […]