The university has reduced their Access All Areas annual budget from £300,000 to £250,000, sparking concerns from the Students’ Union about the pace of improving campus accessibility. The £50,000 cut follows commitments by Vice-Chancellor, Professor David Richardson, to ensure and...
The University and College Union (UCU) will begin two weeks of industrial action, starting with a two day strike on Thursday 22 February. Members of staff at UEA and 60 other universities will join together to protest changes to...
A controversial vote to keep the students’ union’s policy relating to solidarity with Palestine and the boycott of Israeli products, will be examined by trustees as it may fall foul of government legislation. Councillors voted by 44 to 19 in...
An investigation by the Liberal Democrats has revealed more than 17,000 students living in UK university accommodation failed to make rent payments last year. The data, which was released under the Freedom of Information Act, showed the number of...
The students’ union have apologised for not acknowledging Holocaust Memorial Day following students’ criticism. Whilst other students’ unions posted a message of remembrance on their social media over the weekend, UEA’s union did not. Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) occurs on...
A Sportspark UEA advertising campaign has been called racist by students who pointed out it could appear to be ranking individuals based on race and gender. The Bronze plan, which is the cheapest at £5 a month, shows a black...