tuition fees

168 ‘Sugar Babies’ At Cambridge

More students at Cambridge have signed up to a ‘sugar daddy’ dating site than at any other UK university.

Exposed: the seedy creep behind Sponsor a Scholar

Website offering students money for sex is a hoax with potentially dangerous consequences.

How far
would you go to pay
off your student loan?

The Tab re-examines the ‘sugar daddy’ sites by talking to a girl who used them.

The Secret Porter

Ever wondered what really goes on in the plodge? An anonymous Cambridge porter reveals all to The Tab.

An Embarrassment For Free Speech

The occupation is a self-defeating and embarrassing strategy. Because, from experience, free speech is something you protect or you lose.

The Publicity of Protests

Want your cause to get heard by the media? It seems that violence is the way to go.

Labour’s Fees Policy Is Worse Than A Joke

“Labour’s new university fees proposals are regressive and will only benefit the wealthy.”

UPDATE: Oxford Dons Vote ‘No Confidence’ In Willetts

Oxford have passed the motion of ‘no confidence’ in David Willetts, 283 in favour, 5 against.

‘New Oxbridge’ Up And Already Under Fire

Celebrated academics have controversially founded a high-cost private uni offering Oxbridge-style humanities tuition. The Tab found that the idea isn’t too popular here.

CUSU Slam Gov’s National Scholarships

CUSU have criticised the government for not allocating enough cash to its National Scholarship programme, which aims to help poorer kids go to uni.

Dons Give 9 Grand Fees Seal Of Approval

Despite the campaign to reject the proposal, University Dons have voted in favour of charging the maximum £9,000 fees.

Where’s Willetts?

Uni Minister David Willetts played a game of cat-and-mouse with protesters last night, as he tried to avoid them interrupting his talk in Cambridge.

Interview: Caroline Lucas

LAURA EDWARDS talks to CAROLINE LUCAS MP about the Green Party’s roots, principles, and the challenges it faces.

Unis Left To “Fly Blind” Over Tuition Fees, Say Oxbridge

Over 600 Oxbridge academics have signed an open letter to the Government calling for a public inquiry into tuition fees.

Update: CUSU’s Paper Chase For Bursaries

CUSU are urgently rushing to save Cambridge bursaries, facing a race against time to drum up academic support.

“Poor Us” Say Private Schools

The union of private schools’ head teachers has said the Government shouldn’t tell universities to “discriminate against” privately educated students.

Huppert: “Education Should Be Free”

MP Julian Huppert said Lib Dems were still committed to scrapping tuition fees last week, but one audience member called him a “liberal bastard”.

Govt Policy “Leap In The Dark” Claims Top Prof

A senior tutor has claimed the government’s tuition fee policy is a “leap in the dark” and that it could damage state school intake.

Uni Minister: Max Fees Will Look “Silly”

University Minister David Willetts said top unis would look ‘silly’ if they opt to charge the maximum fees while others offer the same services at a lower price.

Gilmour Charged With Royal Attack

Girtonian Charlie Gilmour appeared in court last week charged with throwing a bin at Prince Charles’ car.