Current Affairs

Just another Doom and Gloom Headline…

…or are we bringing it on ourselves?Do you take milk and sugar…? Intern or tea lady?Like many other students who trawl through internship programmes over the internet, and who scan down optimistically to investigate the pecuniary rewards of prospective internship programmes, it is inevitable that I should encounter the same disappointment. For, after a few seconds of hope, I am once again faced with the same phrase next to the word “wage”: unpaid.Whilst graduates are being told that unpaid internships are the way into a steady well-paid job, the “recession” and the “current economic climate” are …

Is English Rugby Finally on the Way Up?

James Lishman considers whether we finally have cause for hope in Martin Johnson’s England set up.