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Vice Chancellor signs BME charter

The university has committed to signing Advance-HE’s Race Equality Charter. The move was made by Vice Chancellor David Richardson on the last day of Black History Month. The Equality Challenge Unit, the division of Advance HE responsible for the charter, states that the charter exists to provide ‘a framework through which institutions work to identify…


20 items you need in your 20s

Christmas Eve, I turned 20, and am here to encourage you guys with 20 items inspired by my new age, what it has already meant and will mean for me. Age 20 marks the year when things are more solidified in your life. I personally know I want an established look that I can easily…


Students join national free education demo

On Wednesday 15 November, UEA SU joined a national student demonstration in London for free education. The event attracted thousands of students from across the country, all demanding that education should be free and funded by taxing the richest in society. SU Non Portfolio Officer Lucy Auger explained the SU supported the demonstration and provided…


Glyndebourne’s Il Barbieri Di Siviglia is “a parade of human emotions”

Watching Glyndebourne’s adaptation of Rossini’s Il Barbieri Di Siviglia at Norwich Theatre Royal felt like catching up with old friends. The director, Annabel Arden, brought to life Gioachino Rossini’s hilarious Spanish opera in a modernised way. Each character would stumble, twist and grow before our very eyes, each would tell their own story through words…

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    Is this author 14 years old with absolutely zero knowledge on music? Has to be. Two out of three songs are irrelevant. Both by shitty bands. Who paid for this?…
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