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On Campus

Charity salsa night brings Latin flair to Newcastle

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Newcastle students gained a Latin flair on Tuesday 26th February when Newcastle University music students organized a charity salsa night in aid of the charity La Vida. The event...

Dance society to celebrate good times at Northern Stage

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This weekend, Friday 15th and Saturday 16th March, Newcastle University Dance Society will present their annual show at the Northern Stage. This year’s performance is entitled...

Student gambling on the rise amid finance uncertainty

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A recent survey has shown 59% of students have gambled over the past 12 months. In February the Independent released the results of a National Union of Students (NUS) survey of...

TEDx comes to NUSU

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The TEDx Conference, organised by the Newcastle University TEDx Society, took place on Sunday 3rd March and provided attendees with a series of lectures based around the theme of...

Should students try to give booze the boot?

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Last September 2018, the National Union of Students has conducted a survey completed by 2,215 students in higher education on students’ relationship to alcohol. It was found...

Anti-racism event hosts genocide survivor

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On 2nd March, Stand Up To Racism Society held a public meeting about the road to genocide and institutional racism. It came after a recent incident at Manor Bank halls, where a...

Applications to UK universities grow for first time since 2016

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Applications to UK universities have increased for the first time in three years. Overall, there were just under 2 400 more applications made before the January 2019 deadline than...

STEM jobs stall as arts attack

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With the 21st century’s rapid technological advances and the increasing focus on STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), many UK universities...

Region’s universities collaborate to light (up) a “Creative Fuse”

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Creative Fuse has now reached the end of its current phase. Creative Fuse is a unique partnership led by Newcastle University, has brought together academics from the five...

Man arrested for liquid attacks against women

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At the end of February, Northumbria Police arrested a 35-year-old man after a number of women had reported being sprayed with an unknown substance in Newcastle. Nine reports were...