Tag : postgrad

UPDATE: Postgrad spared jail for biker death

4 years ago / 0 comments

A Leeds University student who caused the death of a motorcyclist by driving carelessly has been spared a jail sentence. A court on Tuesday ruled that Chenerusai Makumbe should not go to prison because of her contribution to society as a nurse, Wakefield Express reported. Ms Makumbe, who is studying … Read More

Pay victory for postgrad students

6 years ago / 0 comments

Postgraduate Research students are celebrating having won ‘worker’ status from the University. Students taking on teaching roles will now be entitled to paid holidays, and be paid for the time they spend preparing teaching. This news comes after years of campaigning by students and the Union on fair pay for … Read More