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12m student accommodation in Shieldfield

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Thomas Montague reports ...

It’s a pigs life: Study reveals swine intelligence

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In a recent study by Newcastle University, it has been found that, just like humans, pigs’ mood surprisingly affects their judgements and outlooks on life. Therefore, their...

Housing fair accommodating for students

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Last Thursday, students were welcomed to the annual Housing Fair, which was held in Newcastle University’s Students Union. The event was a unique opportunity for students to be...

International Christmas market returns to Newcastle

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The International Christmas Market offering international foods and festive gifts has returned to Newcastle this Christmas. The market has transformed Grey’s Monument into a...

One-quarter of graduates head for London

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A new study has shown that London attracts a disproportionate share of new graduates looking for jobs. A report by Centre for Cities, ‘The Great British Brain Drain’, has...

Controversy around new teaching framework

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Controversy surrounds government plans to rank universities using a new Teaching Excellence Framework, which will become available in Spring 2017. The framework will rank...

London Education Bill protests

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Thousands of Students took to the streets of London last weekend to protest the recent Higher Education Bill proposed by parliament. The demo was organised by the National Union...

Disabled Students Allowance campaign on campus

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Mind the Gap society is running a campaign to promote and raise awareness around Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) for students with mental health issues. The society has been...

City University students put freedom of speech to the sword

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Students at City University, London, have voted to pass a motion to ban three right-of-centre national newspapers, from its campus. The prohibited publications on the City...

Decisions to tackle Jesmond’s increased anti-social behaviour

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Newcastle University and Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) are setting up a new group to tackle anti-social behaviour in popular student residential areas such as...