UPDATE: Defend Education Aston Webb Occupation Evicted

The arrival of police causes members of education activist group, Defend Education, to leave occupation of Aston Webb.

National Demonstration: Students storm London

A national student demonstration has taken place in London in opposition of the government’s programme of fees and privatisation in education.

Chancellor and Universities Minister on recruitment drive in India

The University of Birmingham’s Chancellor, Lord Bilimoria, and Vice-Chancellor, Sir David Eastwood, have travelled to India with Universities Minister Greg Clark in hopes of encouraging overseas students to apply for higher education in the UK.



My Anaconda Shan’t

With Nicki Minaj’s hit single “Anaconda” going platinum and reaching over 19 million hits on YouTube, while Meghan Trainor continuously drills in how “it’s all about that [eye roll] bass”, is pop music perpetuating negativity towards body image and self-worth or helping to break down beauty standards?


Tragedy in Sport: A Devastating Reality

In light of the very sad passing of Phil Hughes, Online Sports Editor Tom Dodd says the 25 year-olds death is a stark reminder that Sport must sometimes give way to the unfortunate realities of life.

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National Badminton League comes to UoB

Sports Editor Alex Kronenberg previews the National Badminton League fixture which will be taking place on campus.


Saints brushed aside as Brum reach the last 16

Sports reporter Sam Harrison reports on a comfortable victory which see Birmingham Men's Rugby Union 1st XV advance to the next stage of the BUCS Trophy


Brum thump Swans to reach last 16

Dan Brett reports on a convincing victory for Birmingham Men's Lacrosse 1st team who advance to the next stage of the trophy, putting in a strong performance ahead of next week's grudge match against Warwick.

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Exclusive: Meet the cast of ‘The Bridge’

Redbrick Film interviews the cast of the upcoming student film ‘The Bridge’ directed and produced by University of Birmingham student Cassiah Joski-jethi. Screening is on Saturday 29th March at the Chaplaincy. Video by Julia Yan, Charlie Moloney and Molly Garfoot ©RedbrickMultimedia

By Julia Yan, Molly Garfoot & Charlie Moloney on 27th March 2014
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Comment On: Guild Elections

What do students on campus really think about Guild Elections?

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Creature Feature: The Living Pine Cone

And the winner is...the pangolin! Find out what makes this creature worthy of our feature and vote in our poll for this year's Christmas creature!


Two Part Films: A Concerning Craze?

Critic Nastasha Whearity talks two part movies.


USB Microscope Saves Student £100,000

A student has saved thousands of pounds by developing his own microscope software; Sci&Tech Editor, Rachel Taylor, tells us more.