Most Universities seemingly enact rules against drugs, but in reality – what are the actual punishments that face students caught with drugs? There have been several cases where students have died after taking drugs – when their dealer is found, harsh sentences are normally (rightfully) applied. Therefore you would be forgiven for expecting those caught with drugs to face similar punishments. But, this isn’t seemingly … Continue reading How Did Bournemouth University Punish Students Caught With Drugs on Campus?
‘Vile’ antisemitic posters have been found on the University campus of Bournemouth University. The posters, which appeared as stickers, were found on toilet cubicle doors in Poole House, which is on Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus. The University has subsequently been urged to launch an investigation into the posters, which can be seen below, via the Twitter account of the Pinkser Centre. The posters have been … Continue reading ‘Vile’ Antisemitic Posters Found at Bournemouth University
Students waking up to see the iconic face of Ainsley Harriott appearing on road signs throughout the city of Bournemouth would be forgiven for thinking they were in some sort of strange dream. Yet this strange occurance has turned into a reality, with the Dorset city’s road signs being taken over by Ainsley Harriott – famous for his cooking shows, bizarre quotes, and over-exuberant facial … Continue reading Why is Ainsley Harriott Appearing on Road Safety Signs in Bournemouth?!
Statistics concerning the mental health of students at Bournemouth University have been released – with the results going to show the scale of mental health problems facing students. In the 2016/17 academic year, over 900 students at the University used the institution’s counselling services. With around 19,000 students at the University, this means around 9% of all students sought counselling. As will be discussed further, … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics for Bournemouth University
Bournemouth University is ‘hostile’ towards free speech on campus, according to a recent report by Spiked Online. The report has cast doubt over the widespread belief 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, actively … Continue reading Bournemouth University is Branded ‘Hostile’ Towards Free Speech
A group of Bournemouth University students were forced to jump from windows after a fire broke out at their house during the early hours of this morning. The University students were treated through the night by paramedics, though none suffered serious injuries. The fire started at a house in Holdenhurst Road, at around 2:30am. The cause of the fire was a candle left burning in … Continue reading Fire Breaks Out at Student House in Bournemouth
Well ahead of schedule, the bus hub at Bournemouth University‘s Talbot Campus is complete – meaning that when the next semester begins after the Christmas break, that transport will become easier for students, along with more benefits. One of the great benefits of the hub is that there is real-time information available for bus users – meaning it is easy and convenient to get to … Continue reading Bournemouth’s Talbot Campus Bus Hub Is Complete
Figures obtained by UniEel have shown that Bournemouth University students spent hugely on library fines in the 2016-17 academic year. Students spent an extortionate £39,694.89 on library fines. This figure is above average for figures seen at institution’s across the United Kingdom. To put this mammoth figure into perspective, this equates to a spend of approximately £2.09 per student! This figure purely relates to overdue … Continue reading REVEALED – How Much Did Bournemouth Uni Students Spend on Library Fines?