• April 2018

NUS Poverty Commission – How to break the cycle?

Blog by Ruth Spellman

This week, the NUS released the result of its Poverty Commission, which aims to address the barriers working class students face in accessing and, crucially, succeeding in post-16 education.

Keeping mentally fit through lifelong learning

A study by Columbia University, published recently in an article by The Times, revealed that people can prevent brain deterioration by leading a healthier lifestyle and keeping mentally fit through continued learning.

Studies such as this prove that lifelong learning can be and must be part of the answer to our society’s current challenges including that of an aging population.