24 août 2018

Is clearing leaving students feeling anxious and isolated?

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianGetting a university place through clearing is now mainstream – but the transition to an unexpected institution can be difficult. More...

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Clearing shows how the government's university market has failed

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianWhat has been the most important higher education policy change of the last 10 years? Most would instinctively say £9,000 tuition fees. It’s the issue that has garnered the most media attention, started the most spats on social media and sparked the most political controversy. More...

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Three ways to secure your university future after A-level disappointment

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianIf you’re staring at worse-than-expected A-level results, and you’ve missed out on your uni offer, you may feel confused about what to do next – as well as disappointed. More...

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Better A-level grades than expected? Time for Ucas adjustment

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianResult! You’ve hit your grades and then some. Ucas adjustment is where you get to upgrade your degree. More...

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What to do when A-level results day goes wrong

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianI failed to make my Oxford grades and couldn’t face my insurance option. Here’s how I made my plan B. More...

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Restore grant system for poor students, urges Russell Group chief

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianGroup recommends ‘living wage’ grant for students eligible for free school meals to allay debt fears. More...

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Let’s not pile even more pressure on teens over their A-level results

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianA surge in unconditional university offers has caused an uproar, but making young people apply after they have their grades is not the answer. More...

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Universities staff put trips to Vegas and strip club 'on expenses'

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianEmployees at 54 institutions spent £204m on corporate credit cards, FoI data shows. More...

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Labour’s antisemitism code

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianI think I understand the reasoning behind the Labour NEC’s view that if some International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance examples were in a disciplinary code it might rule out any critique of Israeli government policies. More...

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Electric cars go like clockwork for me

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianI missed the article about driving the Tesla (Road to zero: Has the electric revolution really arrived? We test-drive the future, 28 August; Letters, 1 August) as I was driving a Nissan Leaf from Northumberland to Dorset and back. More...

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