University of Warwick

'Racist' Swan Only Attacks Foreign Students

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A swan nesting at a university has been accused of attacking students from ethnic minorities. Warwick University has had to erect a fence around a ...

Miley Cyrus More Offensive Than Page 3?

Lorayn Brown | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Lorayn Brown

The point people keep missing with regards to Miley's somewhat tasteless performance at the VMA awards and inwardly (and outwardly!) cringe with cries of "Think of the children!" is the context in which she performed these antics.

No More Page 3 at Warwick Campus!

Lorayn Brown | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Lorayn Brown

SUs around the country have been voting to remove The Sun from their campuses, and have been successful. For us at Warwick though, it's a bit tougher. We do not own or manage the store selling the newspaper. Therefore we can't just make a vote and stop. Unfazed by this, we at NMP3W believe that this is something we can, and must, achieve. We do not want this 'institution' to continue on our grounds.

The University of Warwick vs. the United States of America: a Democratic Showdown.

Samuel Walker | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Samuel Walker

Initially, there may seem to be few similarities between the University of Warwick and the USA, apart from: a. I've been to both, and b. they're both inexplicably fond of large financial corporations...

Musician Of The Week: Lewis Smith And His 'Hauntingly Beautiful Rootsy Old Folk'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

| Are you a student musician or in a student band? Fancy appearing in our Student Musician of the Week series? Click here to find out more | Name: ...

Student Volunteering Week 2013

Courtney Giles | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Giles

I really like the quote that appears when you first log on to the student volunteering week website: 'We don't wish things were better. We make it better'. This phrase sums up for me what I think volunteering is about making a difference and taking things into your own hands.

I'm a Feminist and I Support Warwick Women's Rowing Naked Calendar

Rebecca Myers | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Rebecca Myers

For those of you who don't know me, I am best defined as a Feminist on the Rampage. Out to root out sexism in every corner of the planet I find it, woman-on-a-mission style. But I fully, wholeheartedly support the Women's Naked calendar. Let me tell you why.

Scientists Replace Fat In Chocolate With Fruit Juice

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It may not make chocolate one of your five a day –- but scientists have found a way to replace up to 50% of its fat content with fruit juice. As ...

Caught Between an Internship and a Hard Place

Joshua Funnell | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Joshua Funnell

"There comes a time in life when you have a choose between two sets of principles; power and privilege, or justice and truth" - Chris Hedges Increasi...

PHOTOS: Scientists Picture 'Olympic Molecule' To Honour London 2012

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Tech

Official Olympic branding is so ubiquitous it seems as if every possible product - from phones to TVs - has a London 2012 counterpart. Now you can ...

Want To Make The Perfect Sandwich? Hope You're Good At Maths...

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

A physicist has teamed up with a bakery to create the first ever formula for making the ultimate sandwich – with no sogginess. It just looks lik...

White Dwarf Stars Consume Earth-Like Exoplanets: PICTURES

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Tech

Four white dwarfs have been spotted with the disintegrated remains of Earth-like exoplanets. The stars appear to have consumed the exoplanets, whi...

Happiness Begins At 45, Says Study

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Dispelling the myth that we get grumpier as we get older, a new study has found the opposite is true and that our happiness levels soar from the age o...

Making the Most of Your University Experience

Siraj Datoo | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Universities & Education
Siraj Datoo

University life can be daunting - making new friends, getting involved in societies and working your way around large campuses is always unnerving at first. At least that's how I felt when I started studying at Warwick.