The University of Warwick are ‘hostile’ towards free speech on campus, according to a recent report by Spiked Online. The report has cast doubt over the notion that a University campus is a location which allows students and staff to engage in free speech. The report suggests very few Universities in the United Kingdom actually actively promote freedom of speech on campus. Some, they suggest, … Continue reading The University of Warwick is ‘Hostile to Free Speech’, Study Says
Statistics concerning the mental health of students at the University of Warwick have been released – with the figures revealing the scale of mental health problems facing students at the University. In the 2016/17 academic year – over 2,300 students at the University used the institution’s counselling services. With around 25,000 students at the University, this means around 10% of all students sought counselling. As … Continue reading Worrying Mental Health Statistics at Warwick University Revealed
Staff members across several 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 based in the North of England. Durham University, Lancaster University, Newcastle University, the University of Leeds, University of Warwick and University of York will all fall victim to the strikes. The news has caused concern for students … Continue reading Several Northern Universities Set for Staff Strike Action
There has been considerable controversy recently emanating from allegations that Jewish individuals were barred from a lecture taking place at the University of Warwick. The lecture was based around the topic of alleging that Israel was intentionally undermining the fertility of Palestinians. While a controversial topic in itself, the event attracted further controversy over the allegations of three Jewish individuals being barred from entering. This … Continue reading Controversy over Lecture Held at Warwick Uni, With Jews Reportedly ‘Barred’
A review has revealed that the University of Warwick has placed in the top three in Universities in the United Kingdom for the number of graduates being targeted by ‘top employers’. This comes as great news for students at Warwick, who can take considerable confidence from this result – with top companies clearly interested in the output of this University! The review came from the … Continue reading Warwick in Top Three for Sought-After Graduates for Employers
In some good news for McDonald’s fans, a new fast-food restaurant could soon be coming to Warwick. Plans have been submitted which would result in a new McDonald’s, complete with a Drive-Thru, to be built in Warwick. This is good news for students at Warwick University, and the wider community, with McDonald’s continuing to be one of the United Kingdom’s favourite restaurants. Read on for … Continue reading New McDonald’s Coming to Warwick?!
In an exciting day for residents of Coventry and the wider area, Prince William and wife Kate appeared in the city. Legions of crowds welcomed the duo to the city, as they made an appearance, fresh off Coventry being named the UK’s City of Culture for 2021. The original announcement around the Royal Visit was made a couple of weeks ago, and since then, there … Continue reading The Best From Prince William and Kate’s Visit to Coventry
An investigation into alleged racist behaviour by a member of staff at the University of Warwick has cleared the individual involved. The staff member allegedly said that ‘black people disadvantage themselves’, when talking about job applications. A complaint was made, leading to the case being investigated by the University. The case began back in October, when a student took to Twitter to complain about the … Continue reading Warwick Staff Member Cleared Following Racial Allegations
It appears to be as good a time as any to be a student in Coventry – as the city has claimed the much-coveted title of the United Kingdom’s city of culture for 2021. A year of ‘cultural celebration’ is planned for the year. While Coventry may not have the best reputation outside of the city, for those inside, including student’s – this award comes … Continue reading Coventry Named UK’s City of Culture for 2021
Figures obtained by UniEel have shown that Warwick University students spent heavily on library fines in the 2016-17 academic year. Students spent a total of £55,903! This figure is well above the average seen across a study of 64 institutions. To put this figure into perspective, this yielded a spend of approximately £2.24 per student! This figure purely relates to overdue items too – other fines … Continue reading Revealed: How Much Did Warwick Uni Students Spend on Library Fines?
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