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Dance showcase wows a sell-out audience
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Dance showcase wows a sell-out audience

May 3rd, 2016 | by NUSU
On 22nd and 23rd April, the biggest event of the Dance Society’s year took place in the form of their annual showcase, Fancy Footwork. Over 200 dancers took part in three shows over the course of the weekend at Northern Stage....
The Junior Doctors’ Strike:  Benjamin Eckford gets inside the story
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The Junior Doctors’ Strike: Benjamin Eckford gets inside the story

May 2nd, 2016 | by NUSU
Last Tuesday and Wednesday, junior doctors across the country were out on strike again in protest against their new contract, as proposed by the government’s Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. On Tuesday morning I joined them on the...
Homed Sleepout raises money for homeless
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Homed Sleepout raises money for homeless

May 2nd, 2016 | by Sima Nikolaeva
On Saturday 23 April, Newcastle University medical students volunteered to stay overnight outside the Students’ Union in order to step into the shoes of those for whom sleeping in the open air is a harsh reality. The action...
Discover Indonesia Week returns
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Discover Indonesia Week returns

May 2nd, 2016 | by NUSU
“Love the culture. Love the people. Love Indonesia.” That was the message the Indonesian Society brought to campus last week. The third annual ‘Discover Indonesia’ event was held at both Newcastle and Northumbria...
NUSU to hold referendum on NUS membership after student petition reaches 300 signatures in under 21 hours
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NUSU to hold referendum on NUS membership after student petition reaches 300 signatures in under 21 hours

April 27th, 2016 | by Victoria Armstrong
Following a petition gaining 300 signatures in under 21 hours, NUSU will now have to bring forward its referendum asking the student body whether they want to remain affiliated with the National Union of...
Student launches petition to hold a referendum on NUS membership
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Student launches petition to hold a referendum on NUS membership

April 26th, 2016 | by Jade Holroyd
Petition to encourage Newcastle University Students’ Union to ‘Move Forward its Referendum on Whether Students Want to Disaffiliate from the National Union of Students' is circulating, requiring only 300 signatures to bring a...
Pipe burst cancels lectures
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Pipe burst cancels lectures

April 25th, 2016 | by NUSU
Teaching was disrupted at the Daysh building due to the...
Students raise voices in support of speech therapy
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Students raise voices in support of speech therapy

April 25th, 2016 | by Antonia Velikova
They ran a pub quiz, silent auction and cake stall to raise...
Library vibes rock Marjorie library rooms
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Library vibes rock Marjorie library rooms

April 25th, 2016 | by NUSU
Performances including a poetry recital and live music...
NUSU bags Educate North’s Students’ Union of the Year award
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NUSU bags Educate North’s Students’ Union of the Year award

April 25th, 2016 | by Antonia Velikova
Rob McLoughlin, founder of Education North, said: “The judges focus on very high levels of achievement and viewed Newcastle as ‘the complete...