University of Surrey

Leg Ulcers - a New Hope and a New Charity

Mark S. Whiteley | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark S. Whiteley

Leg ulcers are a horrible condition that can not only cause pain and suffering to the person with the condition but also affects everybody around them. Patients with leg ulcers often have to give up work, become housebound and can change from independent people to patients requiring constant help and assistance from family, friends, carers and healthcare professionals.

Student Union Elections - The Fights and Farce of Campaigns

Veronica Melkonian | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Veronica Melkonian

In my third year as a student at the University of Surrey, I am currently on placement working in London. Having experienced two USSU elections as a student in Surrey, I have now gained the perspective of a student residing outside the Guildford bubble; using social media as my sole form of staying updated during the elections.

'Virtual Tape Measure' Can Measure You For Jeans With A Webcam

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech

Shopping for jeans could be made easier - and potentially more humiliating - by a new system which is able to measure shoppers by webcam. Developed...

PHOTOS: Scientists React With Joy At Finding The God Particle

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Tech

Particle physicists are usually fairly reserved and cautious – but the discovery of the Higgs boson has led to some fairly excitable reactions from ...