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SOAS to end out-sourcing in major win for the J4W movement

SOAS has agreed to bring all its core support workers in-house by September 2018, the school announced on Friday in an e-mail sent to all its students. The announcement has brought forward by 12 months...

Married in a lecture theatre: Iran’s mass student weddings

Header image courtesy of Mehr News. Five hundred young couples, hand in hand, sit next to each other in the amphitheater of Tehran University. Girls are wearing white Chadors (a symbolic sign for a bride)...

Flipping the lens: the refugee journey photographed from a new angle

Amy Lineham is a UCL medical student, photographer, and activist – of a kind. At the start of this year, she spent six weeks in France volunteering in refugee camps in Calais and then Paris’s newly opened Port...

Student class-action lawsuit takes on “dismal” LSE accommodation

LSE students are preparing for a lawsuit against their university over construction noise and mould, which left one student requiring hospital treatment. Residents of Sidney Webb House, on Great Dover Street...

University of London takes gold but LSE and SOAS relegated in new Teaching Excellence Framework

London universities have fared well in the first Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rankings, released today. Imperial College, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London and other...

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Mélenchon’s Irresponsible Silence

Ex French Presidential hopeful Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s failure to endorse Marcon is irresponsible and disempowers the very supporter base he seeks to represent. As official campaigning for the second round of the French Presidential elections...

Everybody you’ll meet at NUS Conference

Conference, we are appalled… The apolitical SU lover “Don’t you think SUs are amazing?” they ask you. You’re at the NUS conference. Of course you’re a fan of student unions. “No but, like, just so so amazing?” Yes. You agree. You just want to...

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