Liam Taft, Author at Redbrick | University of Birmingham
Liam Taft
News Editor and Third Year English Student.

Twitter: @liam_taft_

UoB Research Cuts Branded a ‘Betrayal’ by Academic Staff

The College of Arts and Law (CAL) has proposed to cut down the time academic staff spend on research, which one lecturer has branded a ‘betrayal’ by the University of Birmingham

Posted on 19th April 2019

Trans Staff at Risk From New Database

The New Core online staff system is set to launch in June but will only allow legal names to be displayed, meaning that transgender staff members could be outed by the database

Posted on 22nd March 2019

Guild Introduces Free Drug Testing Kits as Part of Harm Reduction Campaign

The Guild of Students has announced that it will give out free drug testing kits to students as part of the Harm Reduction Campaign

Posted on 21st March 2019

Vice-Chancellor Question Time 2019: LIVE

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir David Eastwood, and a panel of the University's senior management team are answering students' questions in the Debating Hall

Posted on 18th March 2019

Library Introduces New Welfare Zone

The University of Birmingham library has opened a new welfare zone where students can relax and learn about their wellbeing

Posted on 12th March 2019

Guild Elections Results 2019: LIVE

The Redbrick News team are providing live coverage of this year's Guild Elections results night

Posted on 2nd March 2019

Guild Presidential Debate 2019: LIVE

The Redbrick News team bring live coverage of this year's Guild of Students Presidential Debate as part of the 2019 Officer Elections

Posted on 26th February 2019

Guild Elections 2019 Candidates: Sports Officer

Before campaigning and voting week began, News Editors Liam Taft and Megan Stanley interviewed this year’s candidates for the role of Sports Officer

Posted on 25th February 2019

UoB Signs Deal For New Student App

The University of Birmingham has signed a deal with Collabco that will bring its myday digital campus app to students. The service will allow students to access several academic services at once

Posted on 11th February 2019

UoB’s Green Heart Officially Opens

News Editor Liam Taft attended the official opening of the Green Heart on Friday 18th of January, where the Vice-Chancellor and Guild President opened the gates for the first time

Posted on 3rd February 2019

Redbrick News Investigates: Fuel Poverty In Selly Oak And Harborne

Redbrick conducted a survey and spoke to students, a local MP, and Welfare and Community Officer Izzy Bygrave to learn more about the issue of fuel poverty in the areas surrounding the University

Posted on 30th December 2018

Live: Officer Question Time

Posted on 3rd December 2018