Campus Return Sparks Commuting Hell

Posted in Life on October 10th, 2021 by steve

Ireland“Last month marked the return to students to the UCD campus. It also coincided with the return of full capacity public transport and the carnage that is commuting to UCD. Anxiety struck me last week as I approached the N11 bus stop heading towards town at 4 pm …” (more)

[Conor Paterson, College Tribune, 10 October]

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Universities see EU students halve post-Brexit as non-EU numbers rise

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on October 10th, 2021 by steve

“Universities have seen the number of European Union students halve and a rise in non-EU learners since Brexit, a vice chancellor has said. David Richardson said the University of East Anglia’s EU student numbers had dropped by 50% in 2021, which was the picture ‘across the sector nationally’ …” (more)

[Simon Dedman and Nic Rigby, BBC News, 9 October]

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