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university fees & the profession

university fees & the profession

Increase in University Fees and the Impact on the Profession Whilst an enormous amount of the debate over tuition fees has focused on how much students with courses longer than three years, for example doctors, dentists and engineers architects seem to have been omitted form the debate. MPs voted in December 2010 to raise tuition fees for full-time undergraduates from £3,350 a year to £6,000 in 2012 and up to £9,000 in “exceptional cases”. We now know that almost three-quarters ...

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the significance of being cheerful

the significance of being cheerful

Still Life at the Penguin Café is a ballet composed by the esteemed Simon Jeffes and choreographed by David Bintley. The initiative of using art as the medium to explore these ideas is a powerful one and further reinforces the way we think of our creative and collective accountability. Our Chairman, Alan J Smith OBE DL was the Founding Chairman of BALTIC, the internationally acclaimed Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead, and has always been convinced of the power of the visual an...

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