NUSU Tag Archive

Unconditional offers used to lure in students- universities to be fined?

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Universities may be fined due to an increased use of unconditional offers as a pressurising means to lure in students. Unconditional offers are those which are not dependant on...

14 Days of Go Volunteer Christmas

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To celebrate the start of the festive season, NUSU Go Volunteer has launched 14 Days of Go Volunteer Christmas, where students can expect to see many events organised for charity....

Predicted £3m deficit for the NUS

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The National Union of Students (NUS) has announced to its 600 affiliated student’s unions that ‘ “the NUS group is facing financial difficulty”’ and are taking ‘...

NUSU votes to stay out of the NUS

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This week between the 3rd and the 6th of December, Newcastle University students voted on whether a re-affiliation between the NUSU (Newcastle University Student’s Union) with...

NUSU launches campaign to tackle hate crime

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Newcastle University’s Student Union has launched a campaign to tackle issues of hate crime incidents on campus. This comes as part of the “Changing the Culture” project,...

NUSU shortlisted for prestigious award for refugee support project

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Newcastle University’s Student Union is in the running for a national award for a project that helps asylum seekers and refugees in the city. The Times Higher Education Awards...

Languages Society conversation club proves great success

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Newcastle University Modern Languages Society has set up a foreign language conversation group. The Society is running a weekly free-of-cost conversation club for which the...

Newcastle students pay tribute to victims of transphobic hate crime

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To end Transgender Awareness Week, Newcastle University students gathered by the SU to commemorate the lives lost due to acts of transphobic violence. International Transgender...

Students’ Union plans initiation amnesty

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Just 3 weeks after Newcastle University was criticised at the inquest into the death of 1st year student Edward (Ed) Farmer, a planned amnesty by Newcastle University Student...

Ed Farmer Inquest: Raff Marioni speaks to the Courier

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Raff Marioni, President of Newcastle University Students Union attended the Ed Farmer inquest last week after which Marioni gave a statement to press on behalf of the Union. At...