Former Southampton Uni Lecturer Arrested on Modern Slavery Charges

A former University of Southampton lecturer and her husband have been arrested on suspicion of keeping a builder as a slave in their garden shed for four years. Pritpal Binning, 56 – who left her post as a Health Sciences lecturer at Southampton last year – along with her husband Palvinder Binning, 54, have been accused of forcing the man to work on their property. … Continue reading Former Southampton Uni Lecturer Arrested on Modern Slavery Charges

University of Southampton Limits Free Speech on Campus, Study Says

A University campus is supposed to be renowned for allowing students and staff to engage in freedom of speech – without having policies or rules in place to limit this. However, a recent report by Spiked Online has suggested that very few Universities actually actively promote freedom of speech, with many supposedly actively blocking free speech from their campus. The University of Southampton was awarded … Continue reading University of Southampton Limits Free Speech on Campus, Study Says

Southampton Uni and Library Fines

Figures obtained by UniEel have revealed huge fines being spent at University’s across the United Kingdom at library’s. However, the University of Southampton is one of the exceptions to the rule. The University’s library doesn’t charge fines for overdue items, instead opting to block users from loaning other items temporarily. This meant students spent nothing on library fines. With fines sometimes totalling over £100,000 at … Continue reading Southampton Uni and Library Fines

Vice-Chancellor Christopher Snowden Has Wikipedia Page Hacked

University of Southampton students have been vocal in their displeasure of recent accounts that show vice-chancellor Christopher Snowden received a mammoth £424,000 in pay last year. This follows the recent controversy at the University of Bath, which created a strong reaction. And in classic 2017 style, one person, using the online handle ‘Harold Bb8’ has taken to Wikipedia to vent his/her anger, making an edit … Continue reading Vice-Chancellor Christopher Snowden Has Wikipedia Page Hacked

The University Of Southampton’s VC Was Paid £424k Last Year

Following the much publicised University of Bath vice-chancellor pay case (which drew some strong reactions!), further controversy seems imminent after revelations regarding the vice-chancellor at the University of Southampton were made. Accounts recently released have shown that vice-chancellor Sir Christopher Snowden was paid a remarkable £424,000 last year. This isn’t far behind the amount seen at Bath, which led to ‘Glexit’ – the ousting of … Continue reading The University Of Southampton’s VC Was Paid £424k Last Year