Authors Posts by Matthew Nixon

Matthew Nixon

UEA library. Photo: Daniel Salliss.

UEA firsts on the rise

Figures have revealed academic performance at UEA has improved, with 34 percent of last year’s graduates awarded a first class degree. Statistics from the...
Gage Skidmore, Flickr, Trump Paris

Trump internationally unpopular says study

The results of a new study conducted by the Pew Research Center have shown that not many people outside of America have faith in...

Queens Speech confirms abolition of tenant lettings fees

It was confirmed in the Queen’s Speech that the new minority Conservative government will ensure that “unfair” tenant fees are banned. A new Tenants'...

Google searching for ways to avoid fine

The European Commission has fined Google £2.1bn after concluding that the company misused their power by favouring their own shopping comparison service in online...
UEA Square. Photo: University of East Anglia (UEA), Facebook

UEA awarded silver in new ranking

UEA has been awarded a silver ranking in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), a new government assessment that evaluates undergraduate student experience. Participation in the...
UEA, photo: Instagram, Romy Higgins

Ed Balls and Marie Curie among 2017 honorary graduates

On Tuesday UEA released a list of twenty celebrities, researchers, and charities who are all to receive honorary degrees this summer. The twenty honorary...