Brunel University

YouTuber Forced To Apologise After Killer Clown Prank Goes Wrong At Brunel University

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A YouTuber believed to be a ‘killer clown’ terrorising students with a chainsaw at Brunel University has been left red-faced after he was forced t...

Free Periods: Making Sanitary Products Free is a Basic Human Right

Martha Salhotra | Posted 07.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Martha Salhotra

There is something fundamentally wrong in a world where the higher powers are cashing in on our monthly periods and subtly undermining the female gender and its needs. It is not just a female right to be given access to free sanitary products, it's a human right. If Brunel's student union implement free sanitary products for their female students, it's a lesson for all.

Katie Hopkins Issues Withering Response To Brunel Walkout Students

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Controversial columnist Katie Hopkins has issued a cutting retort to the students who walked out in protest at her involvement in a university debate,...

Our Students Were Right to Walk Out - Brunel Is Better Than Katie Hopkins

Ali Milani | Posted 26.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Ali Milani

Today I am especially proud to be a part of Brunel. Last night our students organised a mass walk out of the 50th anniversary "Big Debate", in protest of the Universities decision to invite Katie Hopkins onto the Panel.

Katie Hopkins Gave A Talk At Brunel University. And Everyone Just Walked Out

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Brunel students gave us all a masterclass in how to deal with motormouth Katie Hopkins when she gave a talk at the university - and everyone just walk...

A London University Is Going To Hold The World's First Academic Conference On The Kardashians

The Huffington Post UK | Daisy Greenaway | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Keeping up With the Kardashians hit our screens eight years ago but now they're set to feature somewhere a little different - a university. In a wo...

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.