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55% of students to vote Labour – but half don't trust them with tuition fees
93% of students are registered to vote.
BREAKING NEWS: NUS VPs for Society and Citizenship and Union Development elected
Robbie Young and Ali Milani will be taking on NUS roles.
BREAKING NEWS: NUS VPs for Further Education, Higher Education, and Welfare elected
Emily Ann Chapman, Amatey Doku, and Izzy Lenga will be taking on NUS roles.
BREAKING NEWS: Shakira Martin elected new NUS President
At the NUS Conference.
Leicester fans injured in clash with Spanish police ahead of Atletico Champions League quarter final
Eight fans had earlier been arrested for 'causing a mess'.
Minority women working in academia face a 'compound disadvantage'
A new report published by Equality Challenge Unit shows that nearly 10% of black female academics have had their access to training blocked by an unhelpful line manager.
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.