Jill Lupupa

The future of UK universities post Brexit

Following the leave result of the EU referendum in June 2016, a major concern has been the state of universities in a post-Brexit world, and what will happen to the international relationship between UK universities and continental institutions. What exactly will this mean for international students travelling for study and...
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Posted Nov. 13, 2017

Declan McKenna is making waves in the music world

The talented eighteen-year-old, Declan McKenna, took to the Birmingham O2 Institute on Saturday 28 October in front of a fanatical crowd ranging from pre-teens and their parents to young adults. McKenna won Glastonbury festival’s Emerging Talent Competition back in 2015 and has recently released his debut album What Do You...
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Posted Nov. 4, 2017

That Summer ‘17 Vibe: Music for a carefree summertime sundown

There’s an abundance of playlists, compilations of songs you should/could/must listen to to have a perfect summertime. It can get a bit overwhelming but scrolling through them you can be sure to find something that matches your mood and state of mind. Jill Lupupa shares her pics below: Frank Ocean –...
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Posted Jul. 24, 2017

Unequal lecture capture use across departments

A Freedom of Information (FOI) request has revealed a massive disparity between the use of the lecture capture technology at Warwick by different departments. STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects tend to have a wider use of lecture capture in comparison to humanities and social science subjects, results for...
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Posted Jun. 17, 2017

Study drug warning as exam season starts

Leading academics are calling on UK institutions to tackle the increasing number of students using “study drugs” during exam season. Experts have proposed methods such as drug testing to manage the use of academic performance drugs. Study drugs are also known as nootropics, which are prescription drugs that help with...
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Posted May. 20, 2017