Tag : awards

The Gryphon to host National Student Media Conference in May

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The Gryphon is set to host the Student Publication Association National Conference and Awards, the biggest student media conference in the country. On May 6th and 7th, over a hundred students from university publications up and down the country will be heading to Leeds University Union for a weekend of … Read More

Golden Globes: The Winners and Losers

3 years ago / 0 comments

Broadcast live from the Beverly Hills Hilton, Los Angeles, last night, the 73rd Golden Globes celebrates the best in film and TV, both domestic and international. The awards are often hailed as the Oscars’ drunken aunt; a sentiment epitomised by their scathing host, Ricky Gervais, who last night decreed the awards … Read More

Brains, LEDs and Super microscopes – 2014 Nobel Prize winners

4 years ago / 0 comments

This week saw the announcement of the 2014 Nobel Prize in the fields of Medicine or Physiology, Physics, and Chemistry. The annual prizes are awarded for outstanding discoveries within their respective fields. This year, the discovery of the brain’s internal GPS system, the invention of the blue LED and the … Read More

News | Night of success for student media at O2 awards

4 years ago / 0 comments

LS has been crowned Yorkshire’s best free weekly newspaper for a third consecutive year at this year’s O2 Media Awards. Run by student volunteers, the paper came in front of the Dearne Valley Weekender, a well established regional publication. LS was highly commended for Best Editorial Team and Scoop of … Read More

A Brit of a Crap Night

6 years ago / 0 comments

My first memory of the Brits being called crap came from a particularly enthusiastic episode of Newsround. Dido scrambled up to the platform to collect her ten thousandth trophy of the night while some cheeky presenter who was not quite in the realm of Lizo said that she had waved … Read More

Music News: BRIT Awards 2013 Winners

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  The winners at the 2013 BRIT awards are as follows:   Emeli Sande – Best British Female Solo Artist Emeli Sande – Best British Female Solo Artist Ben Howard – Best British Breakthrough Ben Howard – Best British Male Solo Artist Coldplay -British Live Act Adele (Skyfall) British Single … Read More

Blog:: Mercury Prize 2012

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  The Mercury Music Prize, held annually since 1992, is increasingly criticised as being irrelevant, elitist and unnecessary in the file-sharing age. True, some of the nominees appear to be almost deliberately obscure. for instance, there’s always one jazz at least one folk nominee. However, if the nominations merely reflected … Read More