A University campus is normally a location that allows students and staff to engage in freedom of speech – without having policies or rules in place to limit expression. However, a recent report by Spiked Online has suggested that very few Universities in the United Kingdom actually actively promote freedom of speech, with many supposedly blocking free speech from their campus. In the report, the … Continue reading University of Kent ‘Chills Free Speech’ on Campus, Study Says
Staff members across several Universities in the United Kingdom will be striking throughout February and March, following an ongoing row regarding pensions. Strike action will take place at the University of Kent. The news has caused concern for students – who would be impacted by the consequences of a strike. The reaction of staff is in response to planned pension changes by Universities UK – which … Continue reading Information and Details on the Staff Strike at the University of Kent
In news just reaching us from the University of Kent, the student’s Union sports vice-president has been dismissed over allegations of ‘gross misconduct’. The individual involved – Fraser Inglis – was removed as vice-president last Friday, in what appears to have been the culmination of a six-week investigation. The position appears to be open now following Inglis’ departure. Inglis was elected to the role last … Continue reading Kent Union Sport Vice-President Dismissed over ‘Gross Misconduct’
In some of the greatest news of the festive season – the University of Kent are offering a special Kent-themed Monopoly board game for a reduced price of £15.99! This new take on the classic game is perfect for the festive season, or even for when you return to your student digs for the new term. Monopoly is a classic game – and with a … Continue reading You Can Buy A Kent Uni-Themed Monopoly!
Figures obtained by UniEel have shown that students from the University of Kent spent heavily on library fines for the 2016-17 academic year! Students spent a total of £47,924.58 on library fines. This figure is above average for library fines in institutions across the United Kingdom. To put this figure into perspective, this equates to a spend of approximately £2.40 per student. This figure takes into … Continue reading Library Fines Revealed For The University of Kent
UniEel is always on the look-out for writers to join our team! If you are a student at one of our seventy institutions – then there isn’t anything stopping you! We don’t require you to have experience, really don’t mind if your grammar isn’t perfect, and in general, we think anyone can make a contribution to our site! You can be the voice of … Continue reading Your University Community Needs You!