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Controversies for UEA union delegates at NUS conference

Chris Jarvis, Campaigns and Democracy Officer at the Union of UEA Students (UUEAS), heavily criticised a colleague’s election campaign on Twitter at last week’s National Union of Students’ (NUS) conference. Jarvis used the social media platform to campaign against Connor Rand’s bid for election to the NUS National Executive Committee (NEC); Rand is the Undergraduate…


UEA lecturer sentenced for sexual assault

A senior lecturer from UEA’s Norwich Medical School has been given a 16-month suspended jail sentence from Norwich Crown Court, as well as being placed on the sex offenders register, for sexually assault a 19-year-old woman. Gabriel Muntugi, who has been lecturing at UEA in Physiology, School of Medicine, Health and Policy Practice since 2004…


Concrete success at SPA awards

Concrete found success over the weekend at the Student Publication Association (SPA) national conference and awards. We previously announced that we had been shortlisted for 12 awards; on the evening, we were lucky enough to gain the accolade of highly commended in both the Best Design (newspaper) and Best Publication categories. There were 289 entries…


Concrete shortlisted for 2015 SPA Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Concrete and Venue have been shortlisted in eight categories in the SPA Awards, with more announcements on their way later on today. Concrete as a publication has been shortlisted for Best Publication and Best Website following a complete overhaul of both the brand and website this academic year. We…


Tribute: Alexandra Madalina Tihan

It is with great sadness that Concrete has been informed of the death of second year UEA Politics student, Alexandra Madalina Tihan. Alexandra, who was known to some as Alex or Allie, was originally from Romania and came to study in Norwich from 2013. Alexandra ran a blog, Spices and Youth, where she published her…

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    Decolonising English in Argentina
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