Government plans to restrict access to higher education
Government plans to restrict access to higher education

Government plans to restrict access to higher education

admin_beaver March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside International News News 0

By Klara Woxström On Thursday 24 February, the UK government’s Department for Education (DfE) published an open consultation for the restructuring of England’s higher education system. This is in response to a review of post-18 education in 2019.  Amongst the proposals was a new minimum

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Rosebery to investigate ‘insensitive’ posts on student-run Instagram account
Rosebery to investigate ‘insensitive’ posts on student-run Instagram account

Rosebery to investigate ‘insensitive’ posts on student-run Instagram account

admin_beaver March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside LSE News News 0

By Alan Nemirovski An Instagram account was criticised by Rosebery Hall staff for sharing inappropriate comments about residents on its page. The account posts comments that are submitted by other residents. An email sent to residents on Friday 25 February from Rosebery Hall’s Warden, Jack

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Cyclist killed in lorry collision outside Holborn Station
Cyclist killed in lorry collision outside Holborn Station

Cyclist killed in lorry collision outside Holborn Station

Aysha Sarah March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside News Society News 0

By Aysha Sarah On Tuesday 1 March, a cyclist was killed in a fatal collision with a HGV lorry outside Holborn Station. The scene was cordoned off with a heavy police presence in the area following the incident.  A spokesperson for the Met Police said:

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LSE excels in annual sustainability report
LSE excels in annual sustainability report

LSE excels in annual sustainability report

Aarti Malhotra March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside LSE News News 0

By Aart Malhotra On Friday 18 February, LSE published its annual sustainability report, highlighting the School’s commitment to tackling the climate crisis. The report examines how LSE’s Sustainability Strategic Plan was applied across all sectors of the School, including education, research, leadership, and investment over

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UCU considers further action after pay cuts approved
UCU considers further action after pay cuts approved

UCU considers further action after pay cuts approved

admin_beaver March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside LSE News National News News 0

By Jessica Pretorius and Chenoa Colaco Planned pay cuts for UK university staff have been approved, causing widespread anger after three weeks of strikes.  On Tuesday 22 February, the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) joint negotiating meeting took place, resulting in a vote in favour of

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Solidarity with Ukraine as Russian invasion continues
Solidarity with Ukraine as Russian invasion continues

Solidarity with Ukraine as Russian invasion continues

admin_beaver March 9, 2022 Frontside Frontside International News LSE News News 0

By Aditya A. A groundswell of sympathy for Ukraine is picking up momentum as Russian attacks on the country continue unabated. Russian President Vladimir Putin put Russian nuclear forces on alert on Monday 28 February, further escalating the stakes in the invasion of neighbouring Ukraine.

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Breaking: Storm Eunice sweeps over the UK
Breaking: Storm Eunice sweeps over the UK

Breaking: Storm Eunice sweeps over the UK

admin_beaver February 18, 2022 Frontside News 0

By Aditya A. Strong gusts of wind accompanying the Storm Eunice have caused the UK Met Office to issue a Red Weather Warning, the highest state of alert for dire weather conditions.  BBC reported that Eunice is estimated to be the worst storm in England

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Professor Sir Tim Besley appointed to advise UK government
Professor Sir Tim Besley appointed to advise UK government

Professor Sir Tim Besley appointed to advise UK government

admin_beaver February 18, 2022 Frontside News 0

By Aditya A. Sir Tim Besley, the School Professor of Economics and Political Science and Sir W. Arthur Lewis Professor of Development Economics at the LSE, has been appointed to the British government’s Levelling Up Advisory Council.  On 2 February, the Government released a white

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