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    UoB Students Run in Elections at NUS Annual Conference

    University of Birmingham students are attending the National Union of Students' annual national conference this week.

    Written by James Phillips on 8th April 2014


    Outrage as Trustees Overrule Guild Council Decisions

    Hattie Craig, Vice President of Education, has posted a statement claiming that Trustees of the Guild of Students are wilfully disregarding students’ opinion when making reforms to the way the Guild works.

    Written by Sabrina Dougall on 4th April 2014


    Teams arrive home after record-breaking Escape and Evade

    The sixteen teams who took part in the charity hitchhike challenge have raised nearly £6000 for local Birmingham initiatives.

    Written by Sabrina Dougall on 2nd April 2014


    Five Arrested in the midst of Selly Oak Crime Wave

    Police have urged the community to stay calm after Selly Oak sees spike in armed attacks.

    Written by Sabrina Dougall on 19th March 2014


    ‘Campaign Teams’ Give Us a Reason to Be Hopeful.

    We enter campaigns because they are exciting, because we feel like we are defending a worthwhile cause and raising awareness for that cause and person

    Written by Julia Bayer on 3rd March 2014


    A look down Memory Lane: Professor Hall and his legacy.

    For Hall, cultural studies was never a discipline in itself, but a field of enquiry, a mechanism to understand the broader structures that shaped our everyday lives.

    Written by Kieran Connell & Matthew Hilton on 3rd March 2014


    Protest Power

    When it comes to the Protest held by Defend Ed, is it us the students who are wrong, or the University?

    Written by Redbrick on 2nd March 2014


    The Immense Negative Unity of the Student Body

    If we are serious about democracy then we must all lead and follow from different directions

    Written by Alexander Blanchard on 24th February 2014


    Sochi: to go or not to go?

    The controversy continues with the Sochi games. Are we to turn a blind eye or face the reality and stand up for the homosexual community?

    Written by Esme Myers on 10th February 2014


    Thou Shalt Not Troll: Twitter and Morality

    The fine line between expressing an opinion and committing a crime by being offensive- Social Media and the 21st Century.

    Written by George Reeves on 3rd February 2014


    Occupations: The right sort of activism?

    A response to Ashley Kirks article about the flaws of occupations as a mode of student activism

    Written by Redbrick on 19th January 2014


    Feed the Homeless if you Must, but Keep it Far Away From Us.

    Social divisions are ever increasing but are the wealthy still prepared to play their part or has image become too important?

    Written by Julia Bayer on 13th January 2014
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