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LibDem Education Spokesman Visits

Chris Valentine, Thursday 18 March 1999 | Annotate
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The Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Higher Education, Mr.Phil Willis, today visited the University.

After a meeting and introduction by the Vice Chancellor, he was shown details of the popular new course T171 "You, Your Computer and the Net" by John Naughton of Technology. Dr.Peter Scott then demonstrated some of KMi's current research projects. Later, Dennis Bancroft of the School of Education held a discussion on the key aspects of Special Needs Education.

Mr. Willis, MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough and a former head teacher, is a passionate advocate of lifelong learning and a strong opponent of the imposition of fees on HE students.

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