Post-baccalaureate enrollment: 3000 baccalaureate holders still unassigned at university

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Before the summer break, 65,000 high school students were unassigned. These baccalauréat holders are mainly from technical and vocational courses. Frédérique Vidal assures this Thursday that all will have a “proposal” assignment. The difficult course of post  baccalaureate admission continues for many baccalauréat holders . More than 3,000 students registered on the APB platform, mainly from technical and vocational courses, are still unassigned at the university, said Thursday the Minister of Higher Education Frédérique Vidal. “On the last score, there are a hundred general baccalauréat holders who are always looking for a training that suits them…

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University of Tours creates neutral toilets for transgender students

University of Tours creates neutral toilets for transgender students

This is a unique decision in France for transgender youth . The university François-Rabelais, in Tours, decided to take two unpublished commitments, according to La Nouvelle République : it will now recognize the usual first names and open a neutral toilet. Charly, a first-year psychology student, is at the root of this change. Transgender, he explained to the diversity, equality and disabilitymission of the university, Concetta Pennuto, the problems faced by transgender people in the faculties. “College is a pivotal period,” explains Charly to the regional daily. “We begin our adult life, it is important to feel respected in our identity.”…

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