Spotlight On: LGBTQ+ Students

With February being LGBT History Month, we spoke to students in UoB's LGBTQ+ Society to hear and share their stories

Posted on 16th February 2018

Teachers With Guns?

Comment Writer Simon Jones discusses whether teachers in the United States should be armed in order to protect pupils from gun crime.

Posted on 14th February 2018

Boots Release Cheaper Emergency Contraception

Comment Writer Helena Shaw reflects on Boots' release of cheaper emergency contraception across their UK stores

Posted on 12th February 2018

May Must Sharpen Focus on Knife Crime

Comment Writer Natalia Carter discusses the promotion of knife crime on social media and why she believes Theresa May's cuts are to blame.

Posted on 7th February 2018

Morgan and Trump: A Twisted Love Affair?

Comment Writer Alex Garrido reviews Piers Morgan's recent ITV interview with Donald Trump, deciding that it is a failure in political journalism

Posted on 7th February 2018

Politics and Social Media: A Perfect Pair?

Comment Writer Helena Shaw discusses why she believes that social media is not the place for politics

Posted on 6th February 2018

Our Obsession With Death

Comment Writer Holly Pittaway discusses our obsession with death in light of Logan Paul's recent YouTube video.

Posted on 6th February 2018

Getting Away With Murder?

Comment Writer Natalia Carter discusses reduced prison sentences, and why she believes that convicted UVF criminal Gary Haggarty got away with murder

Posted on 2nd February 2018

Guild Shakes Up Officer Roles

With elections season right around the corner, the Guild of Students has restructured the Full Time Officer Team for the upcoming year

Posted on 23rd January 2018

UoB Joins UAE’s ‘Happiness Research Project’

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has joined the new trend of researching ‘happiness’ in a project with the University of Birmingham (UoB)

Posted on 20th January 2018

Hollywood’s Diversity Dilemma

Comment Writer Natalia Carter discusses the diversity dilemma within Hollywood and the modern film industry.

Posted on 19th January 2018

UoB Announces Honorary Degree Recipients

In December, the latest round of honorary degrees were announced at the University of Birmingham

Posted on 16th January 2018