Education Cuts

How to Bring Back the Left on Campuses in the UK and Ireland

Adam McGibbon | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Adam McGibbon

It seems that the brief resurgence of student activism has disappeared as soon as it arrived. While the Northern Ireland Education Maintenance Allowance and nursing bursaries are slashed away, we hear absolutely nothing from the students' unions and just words from NUS-USI.

Student Cuts Would Be History If Government 'Got Its Act Together', Says NAO

PA | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Up to £70 million a year could be slashed from further education (FE) red tape to protect students from cuts if the Government got its act together, ...

Student Protest: Organisers Attack Police Rubber Bullet Threat

PA | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Police threats to use rubber bullets if violence erupts at a national march have made it more likely that trouble will occur, organisers said. Arou...

Pupil 'Taught Self' Chemistry Due To Education Cuts

PA | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A schoolgirl has captivated the Labour conference after she claimed she had to teach herself chemistry because of education cuts. A-l...

Disorder And Disturbance Verdict For Glasgow University Sit-In

PA | Posted 10.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- University bosses, police and protesters have been criticised after attempts to end a long-running sit-in at a leading university...