In brief

Something that has been overlooked in much of the coverage of UEA’s dog walking scheme is where the money has come from. Co-ordinated by UEA Sport as part of their Navigate Norfolk scheme, the sessions have been realised thanks to £12,000 funding from Sport England, awarded to UEA via BUCS. Other initiatives in the scheme,…


SU used student pictures without permission

UEA’s student union has been criticised for misquoting students and using pictures without their consent in promotional material. Students claimed their images were used without permission and words falsely attributed to them in advertisements for the SU’s Societies’ Fayre in welcome week. The series of graphics featured pictures of individual students next to quotes describing…


Moazzam Begg to speak at Union event

Moazzam Begg, the controversial activist who spent three years imprisoned in Guantanamo Bay, will speak at an event hosted by UEA Student’s Union in February. Titled: “Is it Ethical to Monitor Students?” the event will take place on 21st February 2017, at 6pm in UEA’s The Enterprise Centre and focus on discussion of the government’s PREVENT…


UEA.SU: UEA.Soviet Union

The UEA SU website (uea.su) uses a domain from the Soviet Union that is associated with cybercrime. The .su domain is the country code top-level domain that was assigned to the Soviet Union in 1990. The Soviet Union was dissolved by the end of the following year, but the .su domain is still available for…

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