Erin Santillo
Redbrick News Editor & Elections Editor 2018. 2nd Year BA English Language and Literature.

Twitter: @ErinSantillo

Rees-Mogg Calls Protest Against Himself ‘Marvellous’

Invited by the University of Birmingham Conservatives, controversial backbench MP Jacob Rees-Mogg visited campus on Friday 9th March, speaking about his views on free speech, housing, mental health, Russia and tuition fees to a packed lecture theatre of around 300 students.

Posted on 16th March 2018

UoB Four-Star Hotel to Open this Summer

The University of Birmingham Edgbaston Park Hotel and Conference Centre is set to open its doors in summer 2018

Posted on 7th March 2018

Guild Elections 2018: The Results

News' Erin Santillo, Phoebe Radford and Sophie Woodley confirm the winners of the Guild Elections 2018

Posted on 4th March 2018

Guild Elections Results Night: Live

Posted on 3rd March 2018

UoB Rewarded for Sustainability

The University of Birmingham was the 2017 Global Bronze Winner for Education and Training at the recent Green World Awards.

Posted on 3rd March 2018

UoB Staff Fail to Approve Strike Action

With teaching staff at 64 universities across the country voting to strike after pension changes, only the University of Birmingham and the London School of Economics (LSE) remain fully open out of the elite Russell Group institutions

Posted on 28th February 2018

Guild Presidential Debate: Live

Live coverage from the Redbrick News team of the 2018 Guild Presidential Debate

Posted on 26th February 2018

Meet the Candidates: Guild President

Before their campaigns went live, Elections Editor Erin Santillo interviewed the presidential candidates to gather more detail about their policies

Posted on 26th February 2018

Review: Silent Witness

News Editor Erin Santillo dissects BBC's Silent Witness, as the long-running forensic crime drama returns to our screens for its 21st series

Posted on 8th February 2018

Vice Chancellor Question Time: Live

Posted on 25th January 2018

Backlash Over Sports Night Theme

Two UoB students have been lampooned for criticising one society’s infamous ‘chav’ sports night theme

Posted on 9th December 2017

BUCU Calls for an MEQ Boycott

The University of Birmingham branch of the University and College Union (BUCU) has called for all students to boycott the completion of upcoming Module Evaluation Questionnaires (MEQs)

Posted on 3rd December 2017