Browsing: The Open University at 50

Felix Asare-Donkoh pictured in uniform
Studying while serving overseas

Felix Asare-Donkoh, 30, joined the armed forces soon after completing his A-levels in Cardiff, but realised he was still keen to continue his education. Usually, this…

BBC documentary marks 50 years of OU

The BBC marks a half century of The Open University with a new, hour-long documentary capturing the journey of our institution over the last 50 years.…

Jane Green The Open University
From OU Student to Autism Campaigner

Jane’s story is one of resilience and of achieving against adversity. Despite her own deteriorating health, singlehandedly raising two sons with their own health conditions, homelessness…