Cardiff University

Germaine Greer: Entitled to Free Speech but Not Above the Law

Payton Quinn | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Payton Quinn

So, what's next? I'm currently seeking further legal advise about the next steps and I will be eagerly awaiting the response from Colin "no case" Riordan. I'd like to thank everyone who's supported our cause so far, both locally and globally. Your words and actions have been extremely heartwarming and have helped me stay strong in the face of a tidal wave of malice and scorn. Here's to the future. It's going to be a bumpy ride.

So Germaine Greer Said This About Trans People At Cardiff Uni

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK

Germaine Greer has said her critics can "beat me over the head with a baseball bat" but it will not change her view that those who transition to being...

Germaine Greer Had No Right to Speak at Cardiff University

Andrew Doyle | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Comedy
Andrew Doyle

Next year we hope to disinvite more people than ever before. We've already invited a number of controversial speakers for 2016 so that we can ask them not to turn up.

A Group Of Students Really Don't Want 'Dangerous' Germaine Greer To Speak At Cardiff University

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Students are urging their university to cancel a lecture featuring prominent feminist Germaine Greer, as they say she is dangerous and transphobic. ...

Why I Believe No-Platforming Germaine Greer Is the Only Option

Payton Quinn | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Payton Quinn

If you believe that trans women are women, as you should because they are, then what Germaine Greer is espousing in her campaign against them is misogyny and surely no feminism should include any form of misogyny.

What Can You Take From Teenage Cancer?

Ellie Philpotts | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Ellie Philpotts

I never expected to become a cancer patient, not least in my teens. Then again, I don't think anyone does. But somehow, like the approximately 2,300 annual others, in 2011 I found myself well and truly within this category.

P&O Ferries Ban Cardiff Uni Rugby Team After Student 'Urinated On Family's Dinner Table'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A rugby team at Cardiff University has been banned from P&O Ferries after one of its members reportedly urinated on a family's table while they were e...

Cardiff Student Froze To Death After Walking Four Miles Along Dual Carriageway While Drunk

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A Cardiff University student froze to death after he walked four miles along a dual carriageway without a coat following a alcohol-fuelled night out, ...

Innocent Man Jailed For 12 Years Has Murder Conviction Overturned Thanks To Law Students' Project

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A man who spent 12 years in jail after being wrongly found guilty of murder has had his conviction overturned thanks to the work of a group of law stu...

Cardiff Uni Chooses To Not Be Pro-Choice In Landslide Victory

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A motion to make Cardiff University's Student Union officially pro-choice was defeated by such a landslide that the votes weren't even counted. The...

Cardiff University Students To Vote On Whether To Officially Become A 'Pro Choice Union'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A row over free speech is brewing as students at Cardiff University gear up to vote on whether their union should officially become "pro choice". T...

Here's Exactly Why You Shouldn't Listen To Dapper Laughs' Album

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Dapper Laughs Humiliated After Homeless Charity Shelter Rejects Christmas Album Funds Dapper Laughs has been perfectly picked to shreds in ...

Cardiff Uni Cancels Dapper Laughs' Gig As He 'Trivialises Rape'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

"Lad comedian" Dapper Laughs has been told he is not allowed to perform at Cardiff University following a petition by students to cancel his gig - who...

Cardiff University Builds 'Anti-Homeless' Cage On Campus

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Students have reacted with outrage after Cardiff University built a stainless steel cage to deter homeless people from sleeping next to hot air vents ...

Drunk Students On Carnage Pub Crawl Assault Homeless Man

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A group of drunk females on the infamous Carnage student pub crawl told a homeless man to "get a f***ing job" before dragging him to the ground, pulli...

UK Universities Experiment On Kittens, Breaking Their Skulls And Attaching Electrodes To Brains

The Huffington Post UK/Rex | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

WARNING: Graphic pictures Kittens have had their skulls broken, electrodes attached to their brains, ribs and spines and been left paralysed as a r...

Cardiff University Student Dies Walking Back In Cold After Night Out

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A Cardiff University student is believed to have died from walking out at night in the cold, his family have said. Ali Bunney, 20, died on the even...

Uni Football Team Banned Over 'How To Sleep With Women With Low Esteem' Presentation

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A university football team has been slapped with a two-week playing ban after delivering a presentation on how to sleep with women who have low self-e...

Universities Killed More Than A Million Animals In Scientific Research Last Year Alone

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

British Universities killed more than a million animals in scientific research experiments last year alone, including dogs, cats and primates, it has ...

Student Musician Of The Week: Simon Parton

The Huffington Post UK | Fionn Shiner | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

This week's student musician of the week is University of Glamorgan third year student, Simon Parton, who is studying BA Hons in Popular Music. He...

Cardiff Voted Worst Uni For Sexual Health Services

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

When it comes to sexual health, Cardiff students can expect the worst from their university, according to a new report. Cardiff University came las...

Running a Business at University

Harry Hanlon | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harry Hanlon

The idea of starting a company had been floating around in my mind for some time. As a keen writer I had yet to find a place online where I could share my work, and, most importantly, receive critical feedback.

Dirty Secrets: Last Week's Best Student Confessions

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

From oral hygiene and using plastic bags as loo roll to Pokemon toys and stoned rabbits, this week's round-up of best student confessions is the funni...

Dina Rickman

EXCLUSIVE: Elite Universities Get £83m From Arms Trade Firms | Dina Rickman | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Britain’s top universities have received at least £83m worth of funds from firms involved in the arms trade over the last three years, The Huffingt...

Cardiff Uni Defends Sewing Kittens' Eyes Shut

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Cardiff University has defended sewing kittens' eyes shut after comedian Ricky Gervais condemned the experiments as "appalling". The controversial ...