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One-quarter of graduates head for London
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One-quarter of graduates head for London

November 28th, 2016 | by editor
A new study has shown that London attracts a disproportionate share of new graduates looking for jobs. A report by Centre for Cities, ‘The Great British Brain Drain’, has found that in 2014 and 2015 one-quarter of graduates...
Controversy around new teaching framework
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Controversy around new teaching framework

November 28th, 2016 | by Isabel Sykes
Controversy surrounds government plans to rank universities using a new Teaching Excellence Framework, which will become available in Spring 2017. The framework will rank universities bronze, silver, and gold. Highly ranked...
London Education Bill protests
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London Education Bill protests

November 28th, 2016 | by Louise Hall
Thousands of Students took to the streets of London last weekend to protest the recent Higher Education Bill proposed by parliament. The demo was organised by the National Union of Students (NUS) hosting huge crowds of students...
Disabled Students Allowance campaign on campus
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Disabled Students Allowance campaign on campus

November 28th, 2016 | by Kotryna Kairyte
Mind the Gap society is running a campaign to promote and raise awareness around Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) for students with mental health issues. The society has been running a stall throughout Wednesday where they chat...
City University students put freedom of speech to the sword
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City University students put freedom of speech to the sword

November 28th, 2016 | by Liam Carson
Students at City University, London, have voted to pass a motion to ban three right-of-centre national newspapers, from its campus. The prohibited publications on the City University campus include The Sun, The Daily Express and...
Decisions to tackle Jesmond’s increased anti-social behaviour
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Decisions to tackle Jesmond’s increased anti-social behaviour

November 28th, 2016 | by Valentina Egorova
Newcastle University and Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) are setting up a new group to tackle anti-social behaviour in popular student residential areas such as Jesmond. The decision to set up an official group...
Newcastle’s University Challenge Team to compete
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Newcastle’s University Challenge Team to compete

November 28th, 2016 | by editor
Newcastle’s University Challenge Team to take part in this year’s serious Reading University Students’ Union voted to boycott the programme The Newcastle University team of five has been selected Newcastle...
RAG speed dating succcess
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RAG speed dating succcess

November 28th, 2016 | by Jade Holroyd
Last Monday Newcastle University Students’ Union’s Raising and Giving (RAG) society held their annual speed dating event. The evening was hosted by the RAG committee and presented by student Max Fosh. The speed dating event...
Annual Hult Prize Challenge
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Annual Hult Prize Challenge

November 24th, 2016 | by Kotryna Kairyte
Newcastle University team is organising the quarterfinals for the Hult Prize Challenge which will encourage students to develop business ideas to improve the lives of refugees and give them a chance of winning $1,000,000 and a...
Sexual assault survey on campus
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Sexual assault survey on campus

November 23rd, 2016 | by Saffron Kershaw-Mee
I am Saffron, NUSU’s part-time Marginalised Genders Officer. My role is a voluntary one, put in place to represent, raise awareness of and most importantly listen to students of all genders (and those who don’t identify as...