• Mike Thalassitis’ Death Confirmed as Suicide: A Reminder of Mental Health

    Last Saturday, former Love Island and Celebs Go Dating star – Mike Thalassitis – was found dead in a park near his Essex home. With the death later confirmed as suicide, the news came as a huge shock to many who simply could not have foreseen this happening. Friends...
  • The Dark Side to Reality Shows

    Let’s be honest, most of us love a reality TV show, in fact, at least 50% of 25-34-year olds watch some form of reality TV in the UK, whether it’s a longstanding staple like TOWIE, or a yearly ritual like I’m A Celebrity. Whilst these shows do offer a...
  • Winner Announced: International Officer – Denis Lelin

    Denis Lelin has been elected as your new Students’ Union International Officer for 2019/2020. Denis was declared International Officer for the 2019/2020 academic year after winning in the fourth round with 296 votes. Denis said he was just finally feeling calm. When the results were announced he was very...
  • WINNER ANNOUNCED: BME OFFICERS – Omolade Osinaike and Bridget Mohammed

    Omolade Osinaike and Bridget Mohammed have been elected as your new BME Officers 2019/2020.  Omolade and Bridget are both happy, relieved and feeling good, they were quite nervous anticipating their results as they were the last ones to be called for the part-time officers. Their highlight for the campaign, Omolade...
  • WINNER ANNOUNCED: ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIAL JUSTICE OFFICER – LEE TAYLOR

    Lee Taylor has been elected as your new Students’ Union Environmental and Social Justice Officer for 2019/20. Lee was declared the Environment and Social Justice Officer for the 2019/2020 academic year after winning one round of voting with 1675 votes Lee stated he felt ‘very overwhelmed’ saying he was...
  • SU Hustings 2019: Community Officer

    On the evening of Monday 4th March, the candidates running for the position of Community Officer participated in a hustings. There are two candidates running for the position: Jacob Collier and Edward Koffler. The hustings opened with a speech from Jacob who expressed that he was proud of the...
  • Meet your 2019 LGBT+ Officer Candidate

    Jake Card is a first year Chemistry student running to be your LGBT+ officer for the 2019-2020 academic year. The following are a few key points from his manifesto: Believing that “community change is always required”, Jake is committed to people being “taught about the past issues and main...