I was recently having a discussion with a colleague about the differences between public institutions and private companies. She was surprised that I was against free education, and how I opposed the recent cancellation of tuition fees in Kuwait University.
While the Student Union was happy with their efforts to have tuition fees cancelled, I believe that they are pushing the university in the wrong direction. In this post, I would like to explain why paying for education is a good thing. Read the rest of this entry »