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Newcastle University publishes midleading statistics
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Newcastle University publishes midleading statistics

October 15th, 2018 | by Steven Ross
It has been reported that Newcastle University, among others across the UK, has made misleading claims to students about their position in the global rankings of higher education. The Independent has reported on an investigation...
Calls for new international student Visas
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Calls for new international student Visas

October 15th, 2018 | by Cayla Viner
International Student Visas have sparked a great deal of debate in the North East since the post study option was abolished in 2012. Currently, students who have come from outside of the EU are only given 4 months after their...
Deliberating on drugs
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Deliberating on drugs

May 14th, 2018 | by Grace Dean
Is it the duty of universities to combat the rise in the number of students using recreational...
Housing policy sparks local election debate
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Housing policy sparks local election debate

May 8th, 2018 | by James Sproston
With the May elections having taken place, we attempt to establish clarity on the City Council's position on student...
University: the time of your life?
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University: the time of your life?

May 7th, 2018 | by Phoebe Hurst
Following Mind the Gap's mental health conference, Phoebe Hurst assesses the impact of university life on student's...
Theresa’s Terrible Tory Tuition Review
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Theresa’s Terrible Tory Tuition Review

March 5th, 2018 | by Aaron Bacon
Tuition fees: a system that has become so unworkable and so ill conceived that even the Conservative government have taken it upon themselves to ‘review’ its future. As swathes of young people have been inspired by Labour’s...
Amelia Ward: We are more than consumers. Resist the pension cuts!
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Amelia Ward: We are more than consumers. Resist the pension cuts!

February 20th, 2018 | by Amelia Ward
Amelia Ward: Opposition to the strikes is symptomatic of our toxic individualism. It's time to save ourselves from overbearing and distant elites and join the...
Lecturers: It’s a strike!
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Lecturers: It’s a strike!

February 19th, 2018 | by Fred Hunt
Cuts to and marketisation of university pensions has provoked a strike, but what do students...
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...