Warwick University

Student Bullied And Called 'Rapist' After Criticising Sexual Consent Workshop

The Huffington Post UK | Daisy Greenaway | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student who previously caused a storm on social media after challenging sexual consent workshops has been driven out of lectures with cries of "rapi...

No-Platform's Benevolent Mask Isn't Just Slipping, It's Shattering

David Browne | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
David Browne

If our Dear Leaders want to argue that they have a unique right to not hear views that offend them - a right which they will not extend to their opponents, and indeed cannot or else all speech would stop - then they should at least be honest about it, rather than deceiving your audience by pretending that (legal) free speech has not been replaced by speech subject to conditions...

Warwick Student Objects To Sexual Consent Lessons Saying He Does Not 'Look Like A Rapist'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A Warwick University student has taken a stand against sexual consent courses, saying he does not need to be taught about rape - and does not "look li...

Free Speech Is Being Defaced - We Must Fight

Benjamin David | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Benjamin David

It is paramount because the fight against free-speech effacement cannot be cast aside - for the murky shadows of free-speech suppression will always be dwelling in the cusps of our democracy.

British Student Killed In New Zealand Kayaking Accident

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 26.09.2015 | UK

A British exchange student has died on a day out with friends in New Zealand after their kayaks were swamped after strong gusts of wind. Londoner J...

British Universities Are Offering Syrian Refugees Scholarships

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education

British universities are offering scholarships for refugees who have fled from Syria, North Africa and the Middle East, as well as offering "scholar r...

Warwick University Rowers Rock The Boat With Their New 2016 Naked Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Liam Marchant | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Members of the Warwick University rowing club have rocked the boat yet again with the release of a brand new naked calendar. Hoping to fund their ...

Students Celebrate As Warwick University Vows To Stop Investing In Fossil Fuels

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Students and staff at the University of Warwick are celebrating after the institution vowed to stop investing in fossil fuels - following a two year c...

Warwick Students Start Petition To Halt Uni Rebrand - Which Has Already Cost £80k

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A petition started by Warwick students to halt the rebrand of their university has reached 5,000 signatures, after it was revealed £80,000 had alread...

24 Reasons Why We Should Challenge Islamophobia

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A campaign to challenge Islamophobia at Warwick University in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attacks has been started by education officer Maahwish Mir...

Warwick's Vice Chancellor Caught On Tape Calling His Students 'Yobs'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Warwick University's vice chancellor appears to have been recorded saying his students were yobs, following a summit addressing police presence on cam...

IPCC Launches An Investigation After Police Appear To Assault Warwick Students

The Huffington Post UK | Siobhan Morgan | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education

The Independent Police Complaints Commission has launched their own investigation into the accusation police officers used excessive force against War...

Students Stage Nationwide Protests Following 'Extreme' Police Violence At Warwick

Huffington Post UK | Keumars Afifi-Sabet | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Students across the country are staging occupations and protests after police were accused of using "extreme, disproportionate" violence to break up a...

Protest Turns Ugly: Warwick Students Tear-Gassed and Threatened With Tasers

Natasha Clark | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Natasha Clark

Students have been arrested, sprayed with tear gas and threatened with tasers at the University of Warwick, after a peaceful education protest turned violent on Wednesday.

Police Accused Of 'Extreme' Violence Against Warwick Students As Protest Turns Ugly

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Police have been accused of using "extreme, disproportionate" violence against a group of Warwick University students after a seemingly peaceful prote...

Warwick's Rowing Girls Are Back For Another Naked Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A group of female students who were banned from Facebook last year for creating a "pornographic" naked charity calendar are back for another year - sa...

8 Signs You're A Warwick University Student

The Huffington Post UK | Sian Elvin | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The University of Warwick is certainly very iconic for its picturesque secluded campus, with plenty of beautiful wildlife and artworks, as well as bei...

A Fresher's Guide To The University Of Warwick

The Huffington Post UK | Sian Elvin | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

So your results are through and you're heading off to the University of Warwick (which is actually in Coventry...) in a few weeks. Congratulations! ...

Facebook Bans Female Rowing Club After Branding Nude Charity Calendar 'Porn'

SWNS | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A female university rowing club have been banned from Facebook after their nude charity calendar was branded as pornography. The students from The ...

Warwick University Students Lead "Inspiring" Rally Against Neo-Nazis

The Huffington Post UK | Harriet Pavey | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Hundreds of Warwick University students gathered together on Thursday to protest against a neo-Nazi group that believes “there is no legitimate reas...

Do More 24 - Celebrating Student Volunteering Week with Warwick Volunteers

Courtney Giles | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Giles

Volunteering is something I have been heavily involved in whilst at University and now in my final year, I am on the Student Executive Committee for Warwick Volunteers. Throughout the year we do plenty of volunteering and offer students many different opportunities, but we use Student Volunteering Week as a celebration of all the volunteering that goes on at Warwick.

Stop Telling Us to Lighten Up

Louisa Ackermann | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Louisa Ackermann

Not finding your jokes funny doesn't mean we're lacking in humour - it means your jokes are shit...

Nazis Now on Campus

Colin Cortbus | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Colin Cortbus

The far-right, the BNP and the short-lived Liverpool-based National Culturists, have previously attempted to agitate on campuses. But what is new and threatening about National Action as a phenomenon is the group's overt, totally unconcealed admiration for Adolf Hitler, its links to the ideology of violent terrorists, and most significantly the advanced, potentially ground-breaking propaganda tactics the group employs .

Fed-Up Students Give Their Own Lectures After Uni Staff Go On Strike

The Huffington Post UK | Doug Bolton | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A group of students have taken matters into their own hands and are teaching their own classes after their university lecturers went on strike. A l...

Founder of No More Page 3 Visits Warwick

Louisa Ackermann | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Louisa Ackermann

Writer and actor Lucy-Anne Holmes started the campaign in the wake of Jessica Ennis' incredible gold win at the 2012 Olympics, an amazing feat by anyone's standards and a rare opportunity for a woman to be recognized for sporting success in a world where newspaper sports pages are dominated by the boys.