Tag Archives: Cuts

“Mr Osborne, Its Danny Alexander. I have an idea that will stop social mobility in its tracks and free up some cash for us!”

This “genius” is talking about the Student Opportunity Fund. This is a pot of money that currently sits at £327m (More a treasure chest than a pot!) and it used to support students from disadvantaged backgrounds access Higher Education. its … Continue reading

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Widening the gap to Widening Participation

This blog post comes off the back of yesterday’s post regarding bad spending choices in a time where every penny counts to plug the gaps that the funding cuts from the government are leaving in the HE sector. Yesterday’s blog … Continue reading

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“We are all in this together. Except for us, we aren’t in it with you at all.”

A while back a video of Jeremy Paxman interviewing Russell Brand was doing the round on the internet. I’m sure most of you would have already seen it, the interview covers topics such as voting in a general election, Revolution and even … Continue reading

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