Crime Wave Grips Selly Oak

Millennials and the Autumn Statement: How Will It Affect Us?

West Midland MEPs Admit Uncertainty Over Brexit Impact

Number of LGBT Students Living in Fear of Hate Crime Rises 95%

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    Free The Tea Protest Goes Ahead Without Intervention

    UoB Students, on Tuesday 6th December, marched into the library holding Guild branded flasks of tea as a symbol of their resistance to the banning of food and drink in the £60 million new Main Library on campus

    Written by Emily Darby on 7th December 2016

    BIRMINGHAM

    Crime Wave Grips Selly Oak

    Women in Selly Oak have been advised not to walk home alone after a string of indecent exposure attacks have taken place in the area

    Written by Grace Duncan on 5th December 2016

    CAMPUS

    Vice-Chancellor Unveils Portrait of David Lodge at New Library

    After attending the VC’s ceremony, Erin Santillo reflects on the inspirational career of UoB’s Professor David Lodge

    Written by Erin Santillo on 1st December 2016

    BIRMINGHAM

    University Buys Building in City Centre

    On Wednesday 30th November the University announced that it will buy Birmingham’s former Municipal Bank at 301 Broad Street, one of the city’s best known civic buildings, to establish a home in the city centre

    Written by Grace Duncan on 1st December 2016

    EU REFERENDUM

    Brexit May Make Some University Courses ‘Unviable’

    With EU funding to end and the number of international students from the EU expected to fall, many Scottish university courses may not have enough students to continue being taught and one third of British universities might be under threat

    Written by John Wimperis on 30th November 2016

    NATIONAL

    Millennials and the Autumn Statement: How Will It Affect Us?

    Wednesday 23rd November saw the publication of the annual Autumn Statement, giving Philip Hammond his first opportunity as Chancellor to address the question of what steps the government will take to prepare for the post-Brexit British economy.

    Written by Alice Rogers on 30th November 2016

    NATIONAL

    Sweden and Germany are the Cheapest Places for University Study in Europe

    A recent article by FairFX has collected data on the average total cost of studying at the top 200 universities in the world, as ranked in the recently published Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

    Written by Muhammad Rahim on 30th November 2016

    BIRMINGHAM

    West Midland MEPs Admit Uncertainty Over Brexit Impact

    Two West Midland MEPs answered questions on post-Brexit Britain at a political debate at the Library of Birmingham. These included EU research grants, student exchange programs and the status of EU citizens in the UK.

    Written by Joseph Timan on 30th November 2016

    NATIONAL

    Number of LGBT Students Living in Fear of Hate Crime Rises 95%

    A recent inquest by Emerald Life has revealed that more than a third (37%) of LGBT university students live in fear of hate crime. This is almost double the number reported in 2015

    Written by Liam Taft on 30th November 2016

    CAMPUS

    Your Ideas Comments and Voting Open

    The ‘Your Ideas’ Guild initiative entered its second phase of voting last Monday

    Written by Daniel Hickey on 30th November 2016

    EU REFERENDUM

    ‘Brexit is the catalyst needed’ according to Russell Group Chair

    The Chair of the Russell Group, Sir David Greenaway, believes that Brexit is the catalyst needed for British universities to become more global and outward facing

    Written by Muhammad Rahim on 26th November 2016

    CAMPUS

    UoB Chancellor Attacks Home Secretary’s Plans for International Students

    The Chancellor of the University of Birmingham has condemned Amber Rudd’s plans to crack down on international students in an interview on Radio Four’s Today programme

    Written by Redbrick on 26th November 2016
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