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Fem Soc event discusses gender bias in scientific spaces
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Fem Soc event discusses gender bias in scientific spaces

December 10th, 2018 | by Carl Smith Valdez
On Wednesday 28 November, Newcastle University Feminist Society conducted a talk about intersectionality in scientific spaces. According to Feminist Society’s official Facebook page, the talk aimed to “argue that...
Students commemorate International Men’s Day with discussion surrounding men’s mental health
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Students commemorate International Men’s Day with discussion surrounding men’s mental health

November 26th, 2018 | by Charlotte Boulton
Content Warning: Mention of substance abuse, anorexia, suicide On Monday 19th November, the Feminist Society and Mind The Gap collaborated on a ‘Men’s Mental Health Discussion’ to mark International Men’s Day. The...
Review: Sara Pascoe’s ‘LadsLadsLads’ @ Tyne Theatre & Opera house
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Review: Sara Pascoe’s ‘LadsLadsLads’ @ Tyne Theatre & Opera house

November 5th, 2018 | by Carys Rose Thomas
Culture Editor Carys Rose Thomas reviews Sara Pascoe's latest show about the ups and downs of breaking...
We took part in The Tate’s #5WomenArtists campaign
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We took part in The Tate’s #5WomenArtists campaign

March 8th, 2018 | by Michaela Hall
5 Courier writers take part in The Tate's #5womenartists campaign and tell us about their favourite woman...
#PressforProgress: Happy International Women’s Day
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#PressforProgress: Happy International Women’s Day

March 8th, 2018 | by Laura Bolden
On International Women's Day, our writers discuss gender equality, intersectional feminism, and why we should celebrate all...
Sweet Column: I Love Dick
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Sweet Column: I Love Dick

February 26th, 2018 | by Caitlin Disken
Caitlin Disken raves about the cult classic book 'I Love...
Censoring Art – Meaningful or meaningless?
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Censoring Art – Meaningful or meaningless?

February 19th, 2018 | by Ella Williams
Ella Williams discusses the issues of representation, censorship, and female bodies in art after the outrage caused by Manchester Art Gallery’s decision to remove a Victorian...
Hammer meets glass ceiling
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Hammer meets glass ceiling

December 4th, 2017 | by Caitlin Disken
Gender equality is important. Well, frankly, equality of all descriptions is critically important. So why would I be grumpy over the concept of a gender quota? Well. In my opinion, gender quotas don’t improve equality, they...
REVIEW : Julius Caesar @ St Luke’s Church
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REVIEW : Julius Caesar @ St Luke’s Church

November 27th, 2017 | by Julia McGee-Russell
Julia McGee-Russell reviews a world of murder and hysteria in Newcastle University Theatre Society’s Julius...
Rated F for strong female role models
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Rated F for strong female role models

March 20th, 2017 | by editor
A progressive, helpful feature has come to IMDb: the ‘F’ rating. Tom Atkinson takes us through just what this means - both for the website itself, and for women in the...