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Milo Yiannopoulos banned from speaking at Glasgow University QMU
The media personality is running to be the university's rector.
This 56-year-old man will give his Coachella VIP Pass to any young woman willing to meet his 20 creepy demands
'15. Any personal grooming such as toenail clipping, eyebrow plucking or lipstick application must be done in my presence.'
Kings College London has agreed to divest from fossil fuels
The institution will be fossil fuel-free by 2022.
Cardiff Metropolitan orders use of gender-neutral terms in official code of practice
Phrases such as “right-hand man” and “gentleman´s agreement” have been banned
Institutions across the UK organise events for University Mental Health Day
This year´s theme: Get active for student mental health.
University of Oxford approached to open French campus
Our Universities want to cherish European links while the government break them, say the Liberal Democrats.
We're choosing our careers based on the TV we watch, apparently
It's especially true if you're a law student.
Students in America are striking on 1st March
In a national day of resistance against Trump.
These Lancaster students are dishing out free tampons in toilets around campus
'It´s time for change. Period.'
Government backtracks on Syrian refugee pledge
We had promised to take 3000 unaccompanied children. We will now be taking 350.
Live Review: Loyle Carner @ The Garage, Glasgow (03/02/17)
The emerging hip-hop star's debut tour leaves little to disappoint.
Kings' students suspended after divestment protest
Kings College Climate Emergency graffitied the university to challenge its investment in oil and gas companies.
Safer Internet Day: Nearly HALF of teenagers have seen naked pictures of peers being publicly shared
And 65% of 8-17 year olds have shared a picture or video with someone they only know online.
Personal health biggest worry for young brits, study reveals
Weight issues and getting older followed close behind.
Album review: Loyle Carner - Yesterday´s Gone
The debut album is a definite success.
This is the most burgled uni city in the country
Students in the north had better watch out…
2 months without a shower? Students share their stories of nightmare landlords
We invited students to share their real life experiences of nightmare landlords. Here´s what we found out…
NUS Vice President Richard Brooks is 'helping organise' individuals to oust Malia Bouattia, Al Jazeera is reporting
The conversation was recorded by an undercover reporter.