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Uea(su) have ruined PMB

What a complete and utter shambles. After much speculation, uea(su) have released a statement confirming the cancellation of Pimp My Barrow (PMB). The announcement was made with a complete lack of transparency, no student consultation, and no apology. Pimp My Barrow has been an annual institution at UEA since students Thomas Tapper and Paul Wheeler…

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Representation in Hollywood

Representation in film is a huge issue to tackle, arguably too big for the industry itself to fully interrogate and deal with. Twitter throws out its thoughts on how actors should be able to play any role, and that it doesn’t matter if Bryan Cranston plays a disabled character or Eddie Redmayne a transgender character…

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The questionable values you are taught in business school

With great anticipation I awaited the lecture on social entrepreneurship. Believing that business should ultimately serve society and the planet, I could not believe my ears when the lecturer repeatedly described businesses with social welfare agendas as ‘paradoxical in nature’ and ‘contradicting by default’. To wrap up the class he asked the crowd: ‘Would you…

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UEA’s £4.35m halls rent profit

[su_heading]The university has made millions on accommodation since 2013 FOI request reveals.[/su_heading] UEA has been making millions in profit from halls of residence a freedom of information request from this publication has revealed.  The Union of UEA Students (UUEAS) has responded by calling for the university to include students when making decisions on the prices…