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 Liverpool Limits Freedom of Speech on Campus, Study Says
The ongoing University & College Union (UCU) strike hit new heights yesterday at the University of Liverpool, where a group of students occupied the ‘private suite’ of the University of Liverpool’s vice-chancellor, in an apparent show of support for their lecturers. The students unfurled banners, and acted in a manner they stated was a ‘last resort’. University staff at the institution – along with 63 … Continue reading Students at University of Liverpool ‘Occupy Private Suite’ of Vice-Chancellor
Staff members across over sixty Universities in the United Kingdom will be striking throughout February and March, following an ongoing row regarding pensions. The strike will be affecting several Universities, with the University of Hull, University of Liverpool, University of Manchester and University of Sheffield among those to be affected. The news has caused concern for students – who would be impacted by the consequences … Continue reading Hull, Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffield Universities Set for Strike Action
The University of Liverpool’s Labour Society has apologised after posting a Tweet which seemingly suggested the Queen should be killed. The Tweet coincided with the 369th anniversary of Charles I’s execution – with the society branding the day ‘Regicide Day’. The original Tweet, which was subsequently deleted, said “It’s been 369 years since the execution of Charles I. Happy #RegicideDay, comrades! We did it once, … Continue reading Liverpool Uni’s Labour Society Apologises for ‘Regicide Day’ Tweet
While student houses are notorious for being dingy, damp, and in general poor state, one particular house in Liverpool is proving to be an utter disaster for those situated within its realms. Four students have been left horrified after moving into a ‘horror’ house. The level of mould in the house has turned shoes green, while in a toe-curling (pun intended) revelation, bedroom drawers were … Continue reading Inside Liverpool’s Student ‘Horror House’
In some good news for students at the University of Liverpool, the University has announced that during the upcoming exam period, students will be able to access the Sports Centre for free. With the exam period the most stressful time of the year, the opportunity to unwind like this is a positive thought. Students can access the Sport Centre’s fitness suite, squash courts, sports halls … Continue reading Liverpool Uni Provides Free Sports Centre Access During Exams
Freedom of Information requests have revealed damning statistics regarding the widespread use of animal testing at two Universities in Liverpool. The statistics which will be revealed relate to the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University. The ‘unnecessary and outdated’ tests have caused the deaths of hundreds of animals. Several protests have taken place against the animal tests, which have caused considerable controversy. Please … Continue reading FOI Requests Reveal Damning Animal Testing Statistics At Liverpool Universities
Figures obtained by UniEel have revealed huge fines being spent at University’s across the United Kingdom at library’s. Part of our ongoing study focused on the University of Liverpool, where it was revealed students spent £26,101.30 on library fines during the 2016-17 academic year. This figure is below average for values seen at UK institutions, yet still represents a high amount. Putting this figure into … Continue reading Revealed: How Much Did Liverpool Uni Students Spend on Library Fines?
The University of Liverpool boasts the 6th best student experience in the United Kingdom, a recent study has found. Statistics from a University Compare table has ranked 100 University’s in the United Kingdom for their student experience, using a range of criteria. The University of Liverpool came home a brilliant 6th – proving that this University is one of the very best places to study … Continue reading University of Liverpool Ranks In The UK’s Top Ten For Student Experience
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