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Claims University IT cuts led to technical failure

2 years ago / 0 comments

The university has been experiencing serious technical failures all week, with the Portal, VLE, lecture capture and other IT services all crashing on Monday, and going down sporadically over following days. The Leeds branch of University and College Union (UCU) claim the increase in technical faults is down to the … Read More

Student halls shuts after fire safety inspection

2 years ago / 0 comments

Trinity Hall student accommodation, a 94-bedroom luxury student development in Woodhouse, has been shut down following an inspection by a West Yorkshire Fire Service Marshal. The brand new residence was due to open to tenants on 19th September, however due to unforeseen building delays, the building was unready and students … 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

Petition helps end charges for Leodis stools

3 years ago / 0 comments

A petition against Leodis residents being charged for the replacement of poor quality stools has been successful. The Change.org petition, established two weeks ago, gathered 274 signatures and prompted Residential Accommodation to issue a statement revoking all charges and discontinuing the current fining system. Ian Robertson, Head of Residential Accommodation … Read More