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Decline in uni applications from poorer areas
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Decline in uni applications from poorer areas

February 28th, 2018 | by Laura Bolden
Applications to enter university from 18-year-olds in the poorest areas of Scotland have fallen, according to a new report from the admissions service UCAS. “We know that some institutions just aren’t pulling their weight....
NUSU to host Inspiring Women Conference
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NUSU to host Inspiring Women Conference

February 28th, 2018 | by Isabel Sykes
This Saturday, NUSU are hosting their annual Inspiring Women Conference in the Students’ Union. The event seeks to celebrate the achievements of inspiring women from Newcastle and beyond, and to empower others to follow in...
Vice-Chancellor voices support for striking staff
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Vice-Chancellor voices support for striking staff

February 27th, 2018 | by Mark Sleightholm
Professor Chris Day, the Vice-Chancellor and President of Newcastle University, has expressed support for staff striking in protest at changes to their pensions. Staff at 64 universities across the UK, including Newcastle, began...
Durham student dies in incident outside club
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Durham student dies in incident outside club

February 20th, 2018 | by Hanson Jones
The student died after suffering a ‘serious head injury’ outside a nightclub in the...
Vice-Chancellor hosts strike open forum
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Vice-Chancellor hosts strike open forum

February 20th, 2018 | by Isabel Sykes
With student dissatisfaction growing due to impending strike action, Newcastle University's Vice-Chancellor faced questions from the student...
The Best Neighbours On Campus award launches
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The Best Neighbours On Campus award launches

February 20th, 2018 | by Esther Michel-Spraggett
Newcastle University have made further steps to improve community relations by introducing BNOCs, a reward for students that go above and beyond in their community...
Jane Robinson’s lecture captures Hearts and Minds
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Jane Robinson’s lecture captures Hearts and Minds

February 20th, 2018 | by Zoe Crowther
Zoe Crowther went along to the latest Insights lecture, by the author Jane...
Rise in international applications to UK universities
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Rise in international applications to UK universities

February 20th, 2018 | by Anna Savage
Brexit has not stood in the way of international applications to the UK, according to...
Newcastle’s University Challenge team set to battle for semi-final spot
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Newcastle’s University Challenge team set to battle for semi-final spot

February 20th, 2018 | by editor
Hannah Vernon previews Newcastle's University Challenge...
Refreshing showcase of clubs and societies
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Refreshing showcase of clubs and societies

February 20th, 2018 | by Erin Holley
Erin Holley refreshes our memory with this recount of the Refreshers'...