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Exam-Centric Britain

January 28, 2013 6:00 pm0 comments
Exam-Centric Britain

Travelling on a bus may not be the most pleasant experience, but it can certainly be intriguing. When two young girls, aged about ten and six, got on the bus with their mother, I prepared myself for annoying and squabbling children for the rest of my journey. Instead, I found […]

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EDUCATION: A DEGREE OF THOUGHT

September 21, 2012 1:51 pm0 comments
EDUCATION: A DEGREE OF THOUGHT

There are two things in Downing Street that are unbalanced: the budget and the Liberals. A tragic confluence of both has been the catalyst for a spate of student protests about tuition fees. More money. Everyone wants more money. But what many seem to forget amidst the throes of their […]

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Thinking of attending university outside of the UK? Then this may be of interest to you.

June 7, 2012 6:50 pm0 comments
Thinking of attending university outside of the UK? Then this may be of interest to you.

Few people ever actually get the opportunity to live out their childhood dream. However, I am one of those lucky few. Growing up, as a female football player, America was always portrayed as the pinnacle place to play as a female ‘soccer’ star. So you can imagine my delight when, […]

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