Further Education

Why Stanford Needs A Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicle For Students

Why Stanford Needs A Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicle For Students

Tilly, who attends Stanford University in the USA, writes about her experiences in facing barriers to accessibility and travelling on and off the uni campus.

Alex - National Star College

Alex - National Star College

Alex, who has SMA Type 2, shares his experiences and thoughts on gaining independence at The National Star College, thinking about the future, and his love of the performing arts.

Jemma - Maths, Biology & Teaching

Jemma - Maths, Biology & Teaching

Having SMA need not be a barrier, explains Jemma

Chloe - Creative Writing

Chloe - Creative Writing

Chloe Timms, who has SMA Type 2, achieved excellent results in her MA in Creative Writing.

Andrew - Social Work

Andrew - Social Work

Andy McCabe, who has SMA Type 3, has finished his first year studying for a degree in Social Work at Anglia University.

Joe - Web Design & Multimedia

Joe - Web Design & Multimedia

Joe Hutchinson has SMA Type 3 and was beginning his studies for a BA degree in Web Design and Multi Media.

Suzanne - a PhD Focusing on Carers' Resilience

Suzanne - a PhD Focusing on Carers' Resilience

Suzanne Glover has SMA Type 2 and this was her first year studying for her PhD focusing on Carers’ Resilience.

Theo - Physics

Theo - Physics

Theo Emms has SMA Type 2 and has completed the third year of his four year MSci degree course in Physics with Theoretical Physics at Imperial College London.

Tracy - Art Foundation

Tracy - Art Foundation

Tracy Cox has SMA Type 3 and was taking an Art Foundation course.