Friday, 28 January 2011

I didn't think I needed a plan B

My "7 year plan" has been smashed to smithereens.  The OU have announced the withdrawal of their Social Science Postgraduate programmes which has put a serious spanner in my works.

Here's what I think about it.

Thursday, 6 January 2011

Our American Cousins

Over the Crimbo holidays I was delightfully alerted to a tiny snippet of information in a mass email received by my dad. He’s very supportive of my studies and when I told him I was going to be writing for Platform he promised to keep his eyes peeled for relevant things I could write about.
Now, this tiny snippet said:

“Monday on Fox news they learned that the staffers of Congress family members are exempt from having to pay back student loans.”

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