Sidney Pycroft

A Warwick Fresher’s Travel Guide to the Local Area

Warwick University has garnered many nicknames over the years, one such nickname is “The Bubble”, on account of supposedly being a bubble isolated from the world. But, you’ll be happy to hear this isn’t that true, there are loads of places to visit and things to do around the university, student hotspots, and wider afield.
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Posted Oct. 15, 2021

How to get involved with the arts at Warwick

Freshers fairs are over and the first week of term has come to an end: we are sure you have seen many opportunities to take part in the arts at Warwick! Sidney Pycroft writes for us, suggesting many of the possible ways to get involved. Find this article in the paper copy on campus!
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Posted Oct. 8, 2021

Universities will fail to offer value for money if they persist with online learning, says the OECD

Post-pandemic efforts by universities to shift lectures and other events online would undercut their “monopoly” on teaching and erode public support for tuition fees up to £9,250, says Andreas Schleicher, the director of education and skills for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
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Posted Sep. 23, 2021