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It’s a match! Website offers academic refugees a lifeline When Germany opened its borders during the worst refugee crisis in recent years, one woman felt compelled to help people who had left behind... Society World
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Gay teacher launches network to support LGBT educators ‘Students want to know that they’re being taught by a human being’, says Daniel Gray, who has set up a network to support other LGBT teacher... Society UK
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Old school: Thailand’s bid to make older people less lonely It’s back to school for older people in Thailand: a lesson in tackling loneliness?... Society World
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Happiness is… The most popular class in Yale University’s history What’s the secret to happiness? This course at Yale University sets out to answer the question – and it has proved extremely popular... Science Society World
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‘We set up councils in prisons, giving inmates a voice to improve things’ User Voice has established councils in more than 25 prisons to try to create space for solution-focused dialogue between residents and staff... Democracy Justice Society
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Fine Cell Work: the social enterprise that trains prisoners in paid, skilled needlework Teaching prisoners creative sewing boosts their employability and self-confidence, say those at Fine Cell Work... Education Justice Society
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