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Prostate cancer survivor sings so others take note

John Biggs was 65 when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. The consultant’s words hit him hard. “It was almost as if it wasn’t me, he was talking to someone else, can’t be me.” His voice tinged with emotion, John vividly elaborates on that devastating moment. “It’s like you’ve been stabbed in the chest and you’re just numbed.” En-route back home with his wife Angie, John stopped to sink a couple of pints. Later he would go out for a walk with his dogs, stopping to sit on a park bench. Here, in Dorset, on this fairly sunny winter’s day, … Continue reading Prostate cancer survivor sings so others take note

Students are complaining.  What else do you expect when you build a system based on expectation?

So, students are pissed off.  Understandable really, seeing as they are coughing up nine grand a year to be taught by academics whose ‘education is about broadening the mind’ mentality, like their teaching buildings, can ill afford to remain stuck … Continue reading Students are complaining.  What else do you expect when you build a system based on expectation?