Aisha Zahid

Leamington’s street marshals to stay for another five years

Leamington Spa’s street marshals are set to stay for another five years. The Street Marshals Scheme was started in 2013 in a partnership between the University, Warwick Student’s Union (SU), Warwick District Council, Warwickshire Police and SafetyNet Security Group. Both pastoral care and protection, including first aid, is provided to...
Read More

Posted Nov. 27, 2016

#WarwickUS: Roundup of Warwick’s election all-nighter

Warwick Students’ Union (SU) societies including RaW, WTV and the Boar provided live coverage of the US Presidential Election overnight, where Republican Donald Trump was announced as the new President, beating Democrat Hillary Clinton. The evening consisted of panel discussions and interviews, hosted by Henry Riley, RaW Head of Speech...
Read More

Posted Nov. 9, 2016

Warwick Library officially becomes 24-hour

Warwick Library implemented its 24-hour opening times for the first time last night, on Monday 31 October. The campaign for a 24-hour library was launched in 2014. During the last academic year, Warwick Students’ Union (SU) published a report outlining the benefits extended opening hours would have. These benefits included...
Read More

Posted Nov. 1, 2016

Kasbah claim to receive Trump cease and desist

Kasbah nightclub are claiming to have received a cease and desist demand from The Trump Organization, shown in a status posted on the club’s Facebook page. The correspondence comes after Kasbah used an image of Donald Trump on one of their recent Halloween promotional advertisements. The letter, written by Alan...
Read More

Posted Oct. 17, 2016

Elsewhere at Warwick – 9/10/16

New Freshers events announced The full schedule for Freshers’ fortnight has been released by the Student Union (SU), on top of other events announced at the beginning of September. Tuesday Week 1 will see Warwick Snow present Avalanche, their annual tour launch party with headliner Eton Messy. Tuesday Week 2...
Read More

Posted Oct. 9, 2016

Global Student Stories – 8/10/16

Here is this week’s set of Global Student Stories, featuring news from the USA, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia. USA: Two racist incidents in 48 hours Four white students are being investigated by the University of North Dakota after a photo was posted on Snapchat showing them in black...
Read More

Posted Oct. 8, 2016