Matthew Nixon

GE2017, News

Students criticise May’s immigration policy

Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement that the Conservative Party intends to reduce net migration to below 100,000 per year has been called unfair by international students. The target is included under an array of plans which are focused on creating “A country that comes together.” The manifesto explicitly states that “overseas students will remain in…

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Students should question NSS cake incentive

The university’s initiative to encourage participation in the NSS survey with free cakes will most likely lead to a greater student turnout, but should be questioned and ultimately refused by us. The government plan to use the results of the National Student Survey as part of its Teaching Excellence Framework, which will give rank universities…

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University flies Pride flag

In recognition of LGBT+  history month in the UK, UEA is flying the pride rainbow flag on a selection of dates throughout February. In 2017, LGBT history month is focusing on issues surrounding Citizenship; Personal, Social and Health Education and Law; and the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England and…

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