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I Voted Remain, But I Will Not Be Voting Lib Dem

Rachel Heeds | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Politics
Rachel Heeds

I voted Remain. I am passionate about the EU, I work in research and believe me the pain is very real for me, my friends, and my colleagues. The Guard...

The Four Photos That Expose Cambridge Uni's 'Shocking' Problem With Representation

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Cambridge University has been criticised for a “shocking” lack of representation after students highlighted that just 15 black, male undergraduate...

University Challenge Analysis Shows Monkman Actually Gave An Amazing Performance

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Eric Monkman was criticised by some University Challenge viewers for “cracking under the pressure” last night after Joey Goldman and his Balliol C...

Viewers Can't Get Over Monkman's Adorable Reaction To Meeting Stephen Hawking

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Many University Challenge fans were surprised tonight when underdogs Balliol College, Oxford absolutely smashed their match against Eric Monkman and h...

Monkman Fans Devastated As Goldman Smashes University Challenge Final

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Since Eric Monkman charged onto University Challenge back in September in a whirlwind of enthusiasm and bellowed answers, his thousands of avid fans w...

The Definitive List Of Eric Monkman's Ultimate University Challenge Moments

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Since Eric Monkman first appeared on University Challenge last year, he has become a legend. Championed by his thousands of avid fans as “the perfe...

6 Photos That Prove Eric Monkman Is Most Definitely A Heartthrob

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

University Challenge hero Eric Monkman has revealed he doesn’t understand why so many people have a BIG crush on him. As Monkman’s Wolfson College...

Here's The University Challenge Team Who Could Knock Eric Monkman Off His Pedestal

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

When Joey Goldman first hit our screens back in August, it was clear that he was going to do well in University Challenge. Brilliant, quick on the bu...

From Sylhet To Cambridge: Reflecting On 60 Years Of Family History And Heritage

Ibrahim Rahman | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK
Ibrahim Rahman

During my school days, history was something that hardly filled me with excitement. Even watching Doctor Who episodes set in the past required serious...

Monkman v Goldman: Who's In The Best Position To Be Named University Challenge Champion?

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The University Challenge series finale will see sassy Oxford student Joey Goldman take on quiz show behemoth Eric Monkman. Heralded by fans as the ...

Oxford Wins Men's University Boat Race As Cambridge Triumphs In Women’s Contest

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK

Oxford has beaten Cambridge in the 163rd men’s Boat Race on the River Thames. Oxford cruised over the line to win with a time of 17 minutes exactly,...

Oxford To Win The 2017 Boat Race

Johnny Luk | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Sport
Johnny Luk

I will say straight off the bat, barring a sinking or crash; Oxford University Men's first team will win the 2017 Boat Race. I didn't go to either university, so I have no bias here.

University Challenge Breakdown Reveals How Scarily Intelligent Eric Monkman Really Is

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Eric Monkman moved one step closer to bagging himself a place in the University Challenge history books when he defeated rival Bobby Seagull in a hard...

The Best Memes Of Unforgettable University Challenge Team Captain Eric Monkman

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Eric Monkman has become a social media star during his time on University Challenge. And as he prepares to face Joey Goldman in the 2016/17 final, we ...

Monkman Vs Seagull: A Potted History Of The University Challenge Captains' Bromance

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Two University Challenge icons - both from the University of Cambridge - will captain opposing teams in the semi-finals on Monday 27 March. Eric Monkm...

Dinosaurs May Have Originated In The UK, Scientists Say

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Tech

Dinosaurs may have originated in an area that is now the UK, according to a groundbreaking study that could upend our understanding of their evolution...

This Is The Ghostly Face Of A 'Ordinary' Man Who Lived 700 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Tech

New facial reconstruction techniques have allowed us, for the first time, to stare into the eyes of a man who lived a staggering 700 years ago. Unlike...

University Challenge Fan Favourite Eliminated In Epic Monkman V Rudd Showdown

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

It was a battle of the fan favourites on University Challenge last night as Sophie Rudd - who gave one of the best quiz show answers of all time - too...

How Connected Cities Are A Platform For Innovation

Peter Madden OBE | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Tech
Peter Madden OBE

In the UK, we have largely built our towns and cities, so a better question might be: 'How could we enhance our cities by overlaying a digital layer?' This layer, spread over the physical, helps us to understand our cities better and create services that allow citizens to interact with the city - and each other - differently.

University Challenge Legend Eric Monkman Reveals What It's Like To Be A Social Media Icon

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

In the space of 30 minutes Eric Monkman went from academically gifted nobody to cult hero, and arguably even University Challenge’s greatest fan fav...

New Data Protection Laws Could Ban Age-Old Cambridge University Tradition

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A 250-year-old Cambridge University tradition of publishing students’ exam results outside the Senate House could be banned under new data protectio...

Cambridge Students Warned Not To Wear Gowns In City Over Fears Locals Will Attack Them

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Students at Cambridge University have been warned not to wear their academic gowns in the city centre over fears they will be attacked by locals. An ...

Brexit Bill: Full List Of 47 Labour MPs Who Voted Against Brexit

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Politics

MPs tonight voted in favour of triggering Article 50, a significant step towards Brexit. While more votes in the House of Commons will follow, the div...

Campaign Launched To Find Killers Of Cambridge Student Tortured In Egypt

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A year after the mutilated body of a Cambridge University student was found in a ditch in Egypt, Amnesty International has launched a campaign to brin...

Scientists Claim To Have Created A 'Vaccine' Against Fake News

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Tech

If there’s one topic that has dominated 2016, it’s fake news. Whether it’s the ocean of fake news stories that appeared during the US election o...