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Campus Comment

Why strike now?: Interview with striking lecturer Stacy Gillis

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Molly Greeves interviews Stacy Gillis to explain the reasons behind the upcoming UCU strike and how students can support their lecturers...

Is Newcastle the King of tokenism?

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News editor Em Richardson examines the University's relationship to the civil rights icon....

Is PEC a pain in the neck?

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For any student who has ever faced the daunting task of submitting a PEC form (Personal Extenuating Circumstances form) when they’re unwell or experiencing a challenging...

To Recap or not to Recap?

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The lecture capture system, ReCap, is popular among Russell Group universities. Here, at Newcastle, ReCap is provided across the majority of lectures, though (and perhaps...

Time to close the blinds on Fenwick’s Christmas window?

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2019 is drawing to a close, which means that it’s time to don your hats, scarves and voting slips for that potential December election. It also means the return of one of the...

Newcastle vs Northumbria: bit of banter or closeted classism?

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Our writers discuss whether the Newcastle-Northumbria rivalry is a harmless joke or a symptom of classism....

Should buses to uni be free?

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Comment editor Joe Molander questions whether our university is behind when it comes to supporting commuting students....