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Coming Out as Disabled – Roy Blewitt

Don’t know where to start as I don’t know how or when it all began. Think the problems started at a point where I was on a high, had a great year working in a campus based library, some close friends, was full of confide...

A Big Enough Number?

1398 – The number of crimes committed in areas highlighted as being part of or associated with Northumbria University, including 5 incidents in “Further/Higher Educational Building[s]” – a number that seems high enough a...
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Top 5 Halloween Films

1. The Shining (1980) - This 80s classic is arguably Jack Nicholson’s greatest hit as the family-man who turns into a deranged-psychopath, after the presence of an evil spirit lures him into violence. This film is withou...

Gender Neutral Toilets

Gender neutral toilets: an opinion piece In Newcastle College earlier this year there was a push for gender neutral toilets by a trans gender student. Many transgender advocacy groups promote unisex restrooms, believing ...
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Gross Student Food

Miranda Krestovnikoff, the new President of the RSPB, has encouraged the public to follow her example by going wild and tucking into roadkill. Krestovnikoff, also a BBC Presenter, has described roadkill as “lean, healthy...

Russell Brand

Last week, sick with the way politics is going, tired of the disparities in wealth and shocked by the constant destruction of the planet, Russell Brand called for a revolution. The interview became a hit online, thousand...
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Did someone say award?

Eco NSU, the environmental volunteering strand of the Students’ Union, received national recognition for their student-led environmental volunteering programme on Saturday 19th October. Members travelled to London ...