Entries by Wendy Purcell from 10/2012

We Need to Look Beyond the Victorian View of Doctors and Nurses

| Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

We still have a Victorian view of those who choose a career in health and think just of being a doctor or a nurse as they're the people we see when we visit our GP or go into a hospital. But there is very much another professional group to choose if your choice is to help people with illness retain their health or at least manage their condition.

Meeting the Social Mobility Challenge: Power in Partnerships

| Posted 10.24.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Universities working in partnership with schools, local councils and employers can help raise standards and break down the perceived walls of the 'ivory tower' of university education.