Tag : men

University of Leeds Reports 22.5% Gender Pay Gap

7 months ago / 0 comments

The University has released its Gender Pay Gap 2017 report, which sets out and explains the institution’s ‘gender pay gap’ data from the period 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017, and how they are working to eliminate the gap.  ‘Gender pay gap’ refers to the average salary of all women employed … Read More

Fashion in the workplace

9 months ago / 0 comments

Is it fair men have to suit up while women have more flexibility? When it comes to fashion, boundaries are being broken everyday. Gender neutral clothing has started popping up throughout some of our favourite shops, with skirts no longer being exclusively for women and trouser suits no longer exclusive … Read More

A halt in the march of progress? New figures prove disappointing for ambitious women

1 year ago / 0 comments

A fortnight ago, working women across the UK awoke to the disheartening news that even holding the top jobs can place them in a significantly inferior position to their male counterparts. A recent report published by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and XpertHR shows that of over 3 million managers … Read More

What to buy if you’re a guy

2 years ago / 0 comments

Why fear colour? Here’s our five best buys.  Green Long line Bomber – TopMan- £50:  This green long line bomber jacket is perfect for this winter weather. It incorporates the classic ‘in style’ bomber jacket with the sophisticated long line length to keep you extra warm. The green/teal shade is also … Read More

Style Edit: Real Men Wear Pink

2 years ago / 0 comments

Why more guys should experiment with colour. Style Editor Ashleigh Stern explains.  ‘Pink to make the boys wink’, well quit winking and grab some for yourself! Just because the skies are grey (especially in Leeds) that doesn’t mean you have to make your wardrobe match.  During the winter period, black, … Read More

Campus Watch: Birmingham scientists aim to create sperm fertility app

2 years ago / 0 comments

Scientists from the University of Birmingham have formulated mathematical equations that will help determine the efficiency of human sperm based on visual factors. Leader of the project at Birmingham, Dr Dave Smith, said: “This has the potential to transform fertility treatments.” Current procedures to determine fertility date back over 60 … Read More

Facing the issue: why can’t society accept makeup and men?

2 years ago / 0 comments

In a world where it is more and more common for men and boys to develop their own style and take an active interest in current fashion trends, why do we still find it so hard to accept that some men want to wear makeup? For the most part, men … Read More

An unlikely gender pay-gap

2 years ago / 0 comments

In a society where women struggle to get paid equally for the same jobs as men, it seems as though the modelling industry might be the one place where the tables are turned. Last week it was announced by top modelling agency Premier that male models can earn up to … Read More

Ambivalent Annies and Fickle Fannies

4 years ago / 0 comments

Scientists have now proved that women are the less decisive sex – I know it’s true ‘cos I read it in the Daily Mail. Any chance to reinforce an unqualified social stereotype and the Daily Mail Online whips out a megaphone. Just another bit of harmless chauvinism based on pseudo-science … Read More

Sport | Cup semi-finals to provide top BUCs action

5 years ago / 0 comments

While BUCs seasons began to draw to a close last week, there is still plenty of sport to enjoy on campus this week. In an all-Northern 1A clash, the women’s lacrosse team face the side with whom they drew on points at the top of the league. However, Durham took … Read More