Brunel University

British Student Re-Invents £100,000 Microscope... For Two Hundred Quid

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Tech

A British student has come up with a way to build a £100,000 microscope for less than £200. Adam Lynch, a PhD student from Brunel University Lond...

7 Signs You're A Brunel University Student

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Brunel University London is in London, but not quite. An hour from central London and yet a world away on its own campus, Brunel is known for its comm...

I Thought I Was a Journalist, Then I Went to Uni

Phoebe Parke | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Phoebe Parke

Within hours of starting my MA I had decided to abandon my dreams of becoming a real life Miranda Priestly**, and was so captivated by my tutor's accounts of the life of a real hack that nothing but a career on a bustling news desk would do.

Students To Protest At Appearance Of 'Radical' Muslim Cleric

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Students at a London University have organised a protest against the planned appearance of a Muslim cleric, who has previously been accused of advocat...

I Can't Stand Labour; But I Will Be Voting for Ken

Lisa Egan | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Politics
Lisa Egan

It saddens me that Ken rejoined Labour after serving his first term as London Mayor as an independent candidate. I would feel much happier putting my mark next to his name if he weren't affiliated with a party I have no love for.

Izzard and Livingstone

Chris Berkin | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Chris Berkin

As political double-acts go, the avid newt-keeper and the transvestite comedian is far from a conventional soapbox duo. Particularly when it's the newt enthusiast in question is the earnest, working-class Ken Livingstone, pairing up with the flamboyant and unapologetically cosmopolitan Eddie Izzard.