Is it time for a radical university challenge?

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www.independent.co.uk—There are more than 150 million students in universities around the world, yet academic expertise has rarely been less trusted – and there is shocking inequality in access to higher education. Should we imagine a different system? Josie McLellan, Richard Pettigrew and Tom Sperlinger think we should

University Challenge contestant wears a BERET on the show. Student Liam Alcock, of Lincolnshire, donned the accessory as he led the team from the University of London Institute in Paris in their match against University of London Goldsmiths last night.