Tag : student fees

Fees Must Fall: Cape Town’s Struggle for Academic Equality

12 months ago / 0 comments

From the perspective of a Leeds student on her year abroad at the University of Cape Town, The Gryphon explores the mistreatment of students fighting for free education in South Africa. Exam season in Cape Town. The regulation bag check and ID scan grant you entry onto the University of … Read More

The Student Poor

6 years ago / 0 comments

I am £9,000 poorer.  As I arrive to April, I realised I have burnt a £9,000 hole in the pocket of a pair of trousers I am yet to own. £9,000. In fact, if you include your student loan, around £12,000. £12,000. Think about that amount of money for just … Read More