UPDATE: Defend Education Aston Webb Occupation Evicted

The arrival of police causes members of education activist group, Defend Education, to leave occupation of Aston Webb.

National Demonstration: Students storm London

A national student demonstration has taken place in London in opposition of the government’s programme of fees and privatisation in education.

Chancellor and Universities Minister on recruitment drive in India

The University of Birmingham’s Chancellor, Lord Bilimoria, and Vice-Chancellor, Sir David Eastwood, have travelled to India with Universities Minister Greg Clark in hopes of encouraging overseas students to apply for higher education in the UK.



Education at Gunpoint

In a society where a movie’s profit depends on the amount of gore and explosions we see in, in a time when the mindset is ‘everybody has it’, I suppose we can even agree guns are a part of US culture.


What Everyone Needs to Know About Islamophobia

As Islamophobia Awareness Week takes place at UoB, Afroze Zaidi-Jivraj outlines what you need to know about the manifestations of Islamophobia

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Brum thump Swans to reach last 16

Dan Brett reports on a convincing victory for Birmingham Men's Lacrosse 1st team who advance to the next stage of the trophy, putting in a strong performance ahead of next week's grudge match against Warwick.


LIVE: Men’s Rugby Union 1st’s vs. UW Trinity St. David

Sam Harrison reports from the Bournbrook pitch as the Men's Rugby Union side look to continue to the last 16 in the BUCS Trophy


Treble-winning coach puts Men’s Football 1st team through their paces

Sports Reporter Dan Brett spoke to globe-trotting football coach Darren Read on life in Thailand and his experiences in the professional game after he took an early morning training session for the Men's football 1st team.

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Exclusive: Meet the cast of ‘The Bridge’

Redbrick Film interviews the cast of the upcoming student film ‘The Bridge’ directed and produced by University of Birmingham student Cassiah Joski-jethi. Screening is on Saturday 29th March at the Chaplaincy. Video by Julia Yan, Charlie Moloney and Molly Garfoot ©RedbrickMultimedia

By Julia Yan, Molly Garfoot & Charlie Moloney on 27th March 2014
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Comment On: Guild Elections

What do students on campus really think about Guild Elections?

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USB Microscope Saves Student £100,000

A student has saved thousands of pounds by developing his own microscope software; Sci&Tech Editor, Rachel Taylor, tells us more.


Dangerous Liaisons: Fashion and Photoshop

With the recent untouched image of a topless Keira Knightley being released in Interview Magazine, Life&Style writer Esther Newman discusses the role of Photoshop in everyday fashion...


Should Alcohol Show Calories?

Did you know that there are the same amount of calories in a glass of wine as there are in a doughnut? L&S discusses the need to count our calories when it comes to alcohol...