Rosie Collington spends most of her time writing. When it's not articles for The Independent, Leeds Student and her personal blog, she's trying to find time to finish essays for her degree in Arabic and Politics. She loves feminism, pop-culture and current affairs, and has an opinion about everything.
22 July 2014 12:40 PM
Institution defends 'robust action' and says 900 students were affected and staff kept away from their place of work for a week
22 May 2014 07:38 PM
Megan Cox says she feels discriminated against by the airline
10 April 2014 11:23 AM
What’s the big draw?
21 March 2014 04:44 PM
The 'Leeds Student' newspaper has come under threat due to a lack of funds and may no longer be able to print.
10 March 2014 02:53 PM
Towards the end of last year, the Government officially announced long-rumoured plans to sell off the rest of the student loan book. The plan to shift this public asset into private hands was finally revealed and means that, from 2015, the money that we thought we were borrowing from the Government to pay for our public university education will start to flow straight to private financial institutions.
25 February 2014 11:38 AM
For many, 2013 was the "Year of the Feminist". Throughout last year, from high-end fashion magazines to tabloid papers; on the television, on the radio, and in the deepest darkest depths of the blogosphere; in books, in the cinema and all over social media; columnists, journalists and other writers on the left, right and centre paid homage to a “rebirth of feminism”. Some even went so far as to suggest that the movement had entered a “fourth wave”.
05 February 2014 04:06 PM
We need more than positive discrimination on gender inequality
05 February 2014 01:19 PM
They might be away from the violence at home, but for Britain's community of around 600 Syrian students, life isn't easy
29 January 2014 03:07 PM
For some language courses, a year in Paris is usual. But if you're reading Arabic, you have to travel a little further afield, as Rosie Collington found out
16 January 2014 11:43 AM
You don't have to be Marxist to want a better world, but sometimes student politics makes it feel that way
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
Poppy Appeal 2014: This is why I won't be wearing a red poppy this year
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo