Tag : Arran Turner

Demonstration planned to support lighting in Beckett Park

1 year ago / 0 comments

This evening, a demonstration is planned in Beckett Park to support the installation of streetlights. The park adjoins Leeds Beckett University’s Headingley campus and has been the subject of campaigns over the years to light it up in fears over student safety. Kelly-Anne Watson, vice-president of welfare and security at … Read More

Campus Watch: Trump administration attacks students’ transgender rights on campuses across the nation

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Trump administration has withdrawn federal guidance which gives transgender students access to bathrooms which match their gender identity. The move could give many schools an excuse to restrict trans rights. The Obama administration issued guidance in 2016 that interprets discrimination on gender identity as part of discriminating on the … Read More

Campus Watch: 22 British students believed to have joined IS

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Dean of Student Affairs at the University of Medical Sciences and Technology in Karthoum, Sudan has confirmed that as many as 22 British doctors, pharmacists and dentists have travelled to Syria. A total of 27 UMST students and graduates have left for Syria and are believed to have joined … Read More