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Jamie Cameron: The cuts to staff pensions are a needless ideological choice based on faulty figures
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Jamie Cameron: The cuts to staff pensions are a needless ideological choice based on faulty figures

February 7th, 2018 | by Jamie Cameron
Jamie Cameron speaks out in support of the lecturers that are striking over cuts to and marketization of their pensions after UCU balloting...
Students, staff, and workers unite! Hands off our pensions
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Students, staff, and workers unite! Hands off our pensions

February 6th, 2018 | by Newcastle Students Strike Team
Organise in solidarity with lecturers! The cuts do nothing but hurt students too. It's time to put the pressure on...
Christmas cards for care homes
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Christmas cards for care homes

December 11th, 2017 | by Isabel Sykes
On Friday the 8th of December at the INTO Centre students had the opportunity to participate in making Christmas cards for elderly people in local care homes. Esme Murphy, a second year English Language student, organised a...
Humanities and arts graduates in demand
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Humanities and arts graduates in demand

December 4th, 2017 | by Laura Higgins
According to a recent study conducted by the British Academy, employers are seeking graduate skills from Arts, Humanities and Social Science degrees. Amongst the desired transferable skills are: communication and collaboration,...
Reduce, Reuse, Re-style: charity through fashion
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Reduce, Reuse, Re-style: charity through fashion

November 27th, 2017 | by editor
Newcastle University Fashion Society has teamed up with NUSU Go Volunteer to head a charitable campaign, involving the re-styling of recycled clothes into new garments. Already underway, the period of collection runs from the...
Creative writing for your wellbeing
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Creative writing for your wellbeing

November 27th, 2017 | by Sophie Spence
The university was pleased to host Francesca Baker, creator of the blog ‘And So She Thinks’, this Thursday 16th November, for a workshop aimed at exploring the power of words to affect positive change in our mood and...
Newcastle top for student experience
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Newcastle top for student experience

November 27th, 2017 | by editor
Newcastle University has received first place for Overall Student Experience in a survey by University Compare, a UK wide university comparison website. Around 10,000 current students and recent graduates from 425 institutions...
What News Should you Choose?
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What News Should you Choose?

November 27th, 2017 | by Sidney Pinsent
From Sky to the BBC, Sidney Pinsent dissects the best and the worst of our news...
Former PM Gordon Brown visits Newcastle
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Former PM Gordon Brown visits Newcastle

November 27th, 2017 | by Scott Houghton
Last Friday, the 17th of November, the former Prime Minister Gordon Brown visited Newcastle University to promote his new book My Life, Our Times. With all proceeds from the book going to charity. Gordon Brown was Chancellor of...
Voting age debate left unresolved
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Voting age debate left unresolved

November 20th, 2017 | by Anna Savage
Last Friday in the House of Commons, MPs debated lowering the voting age to 16 in the second reading of a private members’ bill introduced by Labour MP Jim McMahon. Officially titled The Representation of the People (Young...