breaking news

News

Chaos in the Chair of Council debate
0

Chaos in the Chair of Council debate

March 6th, 2018 | by Hanson Jones
This year there are three candidates running for the position of Chair of Council at NUSU: Adam Warner, Ze Wang and Haaris Qureshi. A debate amongst the candidates took place last Tuesday evening moderated by NSR’s Harry...
RAG Community Day smashes fundraising targets
0

RAG Community Day smashes fundraising targets

March 6th, 2018 | by Grace Dean
Student volunteers have used their skillsets to raise money for charity and help local residents as part of Raising and Giving (RAG) Community Day. A team of more than 300 Newcastle University volunteers cooperated with local...
Newcastle students win a year of free rent
0

Newcastle students win a year of free rent

March 6th, 2018 | by Laura Higgins
On 14th February, Charlie Lilley and his friends from Newcastle University won free rent for the next academic year. Thanks to Bubble Student, the winners will be able to live affluent student lifestyles since their rent will be...
Upcoming TEDx talk asks ‘Would you ever?’
0

Upcoming TEDx talk asks ‘Would you ever?’

March 6th, 2018 | by Sunil Nambiar
TEDx Newcastle University is holding a ‘Would you ever…?’ event on Saturday, 3rd March. The full-day event, starting at 9 a.m. with a talk by Dr Kevin Felstead titled “‘A National Disgrace – the Carol Felstead...
NSR and The Courier host first ever election debates
0

NSR and The Courier host first ever election debates

March 6th, 2018 | by Harry Parsons
Throughout the whole of last week, all seven contested positions in the NUSU Elections were debated in the 2018 Debate Series, hosted by Newcastle Student Radio and The...
Discussions over pensions resume as strike continues to halt teaching
0

Discussions over pensions resume as strike continues to halt teaching

March 5th, 2018 | by Isabel Sykes
Talks restart on Monday 5th March to bring an end to the lecturers'...
Beast from the East causes chaos on campus
0

Beast from the East causes chaos on campus

March 5th, 2018 | by Louise Hall
It's snow, but not like we've seen it...
Debating Society host Question Time with presidential candidates
0

Debating Society host Question Time with presidential candidates

March 2nd, 2018 | by Sidney Pinsent
Sidney Pinsent debriefs us on the warm up to the 2018 Debate...
Picket lines are drawn in the UCU strikes
0

Picket lines are drawn in the UCU strikes

February 28th, 2018 | by Steven Ross
Steven Ross reports on the staff and students that took to the picket lines in support of the UCU industrial...
Newcastle lecturer appointed in House of Commons
0

Newcastle lecturer appointed in House of Commons

February 28th, 2018 | by Steven Ross
Dr Sylvia de Mars, who lectures in EU and International Law at Newcastle University, will be taking up a new position part time as a Senior Researcher in EU and International Law and Policy at the House of Commons Library. De...