Tag : St Andrews

Tories Cut Ties With University Groups

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The Conservative Party are cutting their ties with all university groups after a number of incidents caused negative backlash towards their party.   It follows a recommendation from an internal report and suggests the party is trying to distance itself from embarrassing past actions from student members. These incidents are not … Read More

Campus Watch

12 months ago / 0 comments

University of St Andrews, Scotland: One student suspended and six disciplined after ‘acid attack threat’ One student has been suspended and six disciplined after indirect threats made through a Facebook group chat.  These threats were made to third-year female undergraduates at St Andrews University. Not only did they include threats about … Read More

Campus Watch – 20/02/15

4 years ago / 0 comments

Robert Gordon Uni ban lectures using masks to train mental health nurses Aberdeen based Robert Gordon University has banned the use of silicone masks to help train student nurses in the treatment of mental health patients. Patient support groups expressed outrage at the use of masks, which they claim contributed … Read More

Campus Watch – 06/02/15

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Sussex protesters get compensation after being unfairly excluded The University of Sussex has been ordered to pay thousands in compensation to three students who were unfairly suspended for participating in a protest. The University had already spent over £100,000 in legal fees to ban the students from campus, but must … Read More