A group of history undergraduates at Warwick are causing controversy by organising their own student-led lectures while their tutors go on strike.
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Thursday 04 December 2008
Entrepreneurship is all the rage on British campuses. Forget protest, hedonism or apathy, today's undergraduates, are passionate about setting up their own businesses.
Sunday 23 November 2008
Monday 20 October 2008
Thursday 25 September 2008
The University of Warwick is a lively, cosmopolitan place, with shops, banks, bars and restaurants, according to its prospectus. Everything a student will need is close at hand on a campus that is easily accessible by road, rail and air, it says. No wonder David Kim, a sixth-former, put the university high on his wish list. Until he attended an open day and discovered that he didn't like it.
Wednesday 24 September 2008
Zelda Sayre was one of the most controversial literary figures of her time. Some claim that her marriage to F Scott Fitzgerald inspired him to produce the Jazz Age's best novels. Others say she stifled his creativity.
Wednesday 10 September 2008
Betfair, the betting exchange which holds a dominant position in the market, has dismayed its customers and delighted its rivals by hiking charges for the most successful punters from around five per cent to 20 per cent.
Saturday 26 July 2008
There was a vast gulf between the public smiles and private despair as Gordon Brown and his senior ministers tried to pick their party's morale up from the floor after Labour's catastrophic defeat in Glasgow East.
Tuesday 01 July 2008
Monday 05 May 2008
Confronted by the distant horizons of the Rowley Mile, many jockeys have lost their nerve. Its 200th Classic weekend, however, reminded them that they have nothing to fear. On Saturday, New Approach had gone down by a nose after Kevin Manning tried to make all; and yesterday, on a famous afternoon for the French, Christophe Lemaire went one better in the Stan James 1,000 Guineas.
Sunday 04 May 2008
What on earth would the late, great Ray Gravell have made of it all? Almost certainly not a lot, at least of the politics, although the rugby was a different story.
Sunday 27 April 2008
Friday 28 March 2008
White working-class pupils are the lowest-achieving group in English schools because they have low aspirations and do not do their homework, an official study shows.
Friday 28 March 2008
Wednesday 26 March 2008
Sedburgh were the winners of the Open tournament 2008 at Rosslyn Park.
Sunday 02 March 2008
New UK station Russia Today gives a very bizarre view of Britain
By performing as African Americans or Indians, white people get to play act a kind of 'imaginary liberation', writes Michael Mark Cohen
New essay by JK Rowling went live on Pottermore site this morning
Top Gear presenter is no stranger to foot-in-mouth controversy
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
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