Why students should support the marking boycott

Elliot Folan outlines why students should support their lecturers in the proposed UCU marking boycott.

What should a student union do?

Elliot Folan comments on what students should expect from their student union.

It’s ok To Ask For Help

Despite growing awareness about mental health, as a topic it generally remains taboo. Verbalisation of destructive thoughts is avoided; it interferes with the facade...

Confessions of a reluctant striker

UEA is in my DNA. From the time I came to the university as a mature student in 1996 to study Politics, before going...

Royal Mail sell off: a back-ally deal gone wrong?

Channel Four’s The Now Show summed this up to a T with an allegorical story of a frog and a scorpion. In their story,...

Dan Falvey discusses the problem with freedom of speech

Last week we saw Katie Hopkins claim on Twitter that it was wrong for Rochdale MP, Simon Danczuk to have raised the Pakistani flag...