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McKay Interview: Sarah Springman (5 February 2018)

The McKay Interview // WRS// Politics// General // Feb. 5, 2018

Michael McKay is in Zürich and at one of the bastions of Swiss, academic achievement. It’s known widely by its abbreviation – ETH which stands for……Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich. Or the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

The ETH consistently ranks amongst the most prestigious universities in Europe for the subjects of engineering and technology. It was ranked 8th in the world in the 2016 edition of the QS World University Rankings, whilst that same body, ranking by subject, listed it as the best university in the world for Earth & Marine Sciences over the past couple of years.

Michael is talking to Professor Sarah Springman: an exceptional woman. The Rector of the ETH and only the second woman to hold this elevated position.

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