Authors Posts by Sam McKinty

Sam McKinty

UEA Square. Photo: University of East Anglia (UEA), Facebook

UEA seventh best for student satisfaction – Times survey

The 2016 Times Higher Education (THE) Student Experience Survey has revealed that UEA has been ranked seventh for student satisfaction by students. The survey, which...
Cash Machines. Photo: Jessica Frank-Keyes for Concrete

One in three young people “scared” to check bank balance

Nearly a third of young people are too scared to check their bank balances, according to a survey conducted by Intelligent Environments, a developer...
Student Debt March. Photo: Wikimedia, JamKaftan

Activism: how far is too far?

In the past, students have been at the forefront of student activism. From supporting the anti-apartheid struggle, to standing against racism and against the...
British Print Media Newspapers. Photo Wikimedia

The British media needs to re-establish its credibility

The British media is an irrefutably powerful force that affects every aspect of society, but which – believe it or not – isn’t always...
Hong Kong Umbrella Revolution. Photo: Wikimedia, Pasu Au Yeung

Making our voices heard

In the past, student activism has been on the front line of social discourse. From supporting the anti-apartheid struggle, to standing against racism and...

Norwich voted “happiest city” to work in the country

Norwich workers are among the most satisfied in the country, according to a national survey. Business psychologists, OPP, surveyed 2500 people up and down the...