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The Students are Revolting! Protests against Fees and Cuts build momentum

November 19, 2010 by


Student campaigners in Southampton are building momentum in their protests against upcoming fee rises and university cuts, with protests planned for next Wednesday (24/11/10) after at least 250 Southampton students attended the national NUS demo last week. The NUS demo last Wednesday (10/11/10) saw around 6 coaches of students from the University of Southampton along with Southampton Solent […]

Wednesday 20th October Protests Round-up

October 22, 2010 by


This past Wednesday students, residents and activists protested across Southampton over both the presence of Arms companies at a University careers fair and the Coalition government’s imminent cuts with a well attended demo at the Bargate. On Highfield Campus students from the Amnesty, Socialist and Green Action student groups opposed the presence of arms companies at […]

Student’s Union make sexist Blunder on Women’s Day

March 14, 2010 by


Southampton University Student Union (SUSU) have made a widely criticised blunder in promoting an event for Women’s Day – a day marked around the world since 1909 to celebrate equality and the progress of feminism – with a poster featuring bikini-clad women and references such as ‘Here come the girls’ and ‘Multi-tasking’. Meanwhile, whilst the […]