Reactions: How HigherEd Reacted To Trump’s Election

Donald Trump

Yesterday, Donald Trump won the US presidential election. Higher education was overwhelmingly outspoken against the language he used and the things he said during his campaign, so how has the sector reacted to the news?

We’ve rounded up some of the reactions from academics and higher education officials around the world:

The view from the USA:

The feeling amongst academics in the US was sombre, to say the least:

Images of the student protests also featured:

Although, some took a more positive approach:

Some Canadian universities recorded an increase in student enquiries:

And it wasn’t just North America that had something to say:

How do you feel about the election?

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