Universities Tag Archive

Goldsmiths’ beef ban: meating our climate’s needs, or a massive missteak?


As a push towards reducing the environmental impact their university is having on the world around it, Goldsmiths in London has announced their plans to ban the sale of any beef...

Gender pay gap evident on university campuses


According to new figures calculated by the BBC, 9 out of 10 UK universities have an above average gender pay gap. Last week, all public sector bodies with over 250 employees were...

Deliberating on drugs


Is it the duty of universities to combat the rise in the number of students using recreational drugs?...

Jamie Cameron: The cuts to staff pensions are a needless ideological choice based on faulty figures


Jamie Cameron speaks out in support of the lecturers that are striking over cuts to and marketization of their pensions after UCU balloting action....

Universities will not respond to “intimidation” by Heaton-Harris


In a move many consider uncomfortably similar to Cold War philosophy seen in America during the height of McCarthyism, Tory MP Chris Heaton-Harris has come under fire for penning...