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Police confirm Leeds Beckett student died in Manchester bombing

1 year ago / 0 comments

Police have confirmed that Courtney Boyle, 19, died in the terror attack on Manchester Arena. The Leeds Beckett University student was reported missing following the bomb blast at the Ariana Grande concert on Monday night. Miss Boyle attended the concert with her mother’s partner, 32-year-old Phil Tron. His death has … Read More

New cafe set to open in Edward Boyle

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Edward Boyle Library is set to open its first café ready for second semester. Great Food at Leeds have announced that the coffee shop ‘The Book Club’ will be located on level nine, and have released a sneak peek video of the new modern cafe, with wooden tables and … Read More

Library resources under threat

2 years ago / 564 comments

Some departments could lose access to up to 86% of journals. A university bid to cut £120,000 from the library budget has led many online periodical subscriptions to come under threat. Subscriptions to periodicals are one of the library’s biggest expenditures, and many subscriptions are due to be scrapped under … Read More

Leeds Vice-Chancellor talks about redevelopment, Brexit and the cost of university

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon speaks to Sir Alan Langlands about the redevelopment programme, Brexit and the cost of university. Why would you say now is such an exciting time to be joining the University? I think it is exciting for all of us and not just Freshers. I love this sense of … Read More

News | 24 hour library access for exam periods

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Edward Boyle library will now be open 24 hours a day over exam periods. Education Officer Alice Smart said that following a trial earlier this year “the feedback from students has been overwhelmingly positive.” Third year English Language student Aaron Carr commented: “24 hour library access is always going … Read More

Tensions at Boyle-ing point in cluster bust-up

6 years ago / 0 comments

2.11.12 A fight broke out this week on the level 11 computer cluster of the Edward Boyle. On Tuesday morning two students became embroiled in a punch up, according to students’ social media reports. An eyewitness claimed to have seen “genuine punch up… a couple of big hits”. Describing the … Read More