Money, money, money… in a student’s world – 17/09/19

Coming to uni means you will have to juggle lots of different responsibilities – and perhaps the most important (and dullest) of those will be your finances. Financial trouble and money mismanagement can lead to a decline in your wellbeing and mental health. Therefore, it is so important that you budget effectively and keep on …

Drop tuition fees to £7,500 and scrap foundation years, says review – 02/06/19 (with Chris Matthews)

An independent review led by former banker Dr Philip Augar has recommended university tuition fees should drop to £7,500, but students should pay back their loans for a decade longer, bringing the total loan repayment time from 30 to 40 years. The Post-18 Education and Funding review, known as the Augar review, also recommended the …

Claire Hynes gives insight into working with words conference – 26/02/19

  The Working With Words Conference returns this year and has a greater selection of panels than ever before. Ranging from Marketing to Games, and Political Writing to Advertising – there will be something there for you. The Games session will explore what it takes to make games and run your own independent studio. There …