A large number of students faced complications returning to campus for the new academic year due to the international travel guidance published by the United Kingdom government in June 2021. Although the government scrapped the amber and green lists from October 4 in order to
Baroness Minouche Shafik, the incumbent Director of LSE, has extended her tenure until the end of the 2023/24 academic year. Baroness Shafik held senior positions at the World Bank, Department for International Development, International Monetary Fund, and Bank of England before her appointment as Director
On Saturday 18th September, a swab test drop-in will be held in the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre from 10 am - 6 pm to find a stem cell donor match for Esha, a 4 year-old girl suffering from acute myeloid leukaemia. Esha was diagnosed
Update as of 23rd July, 2:35pm BST: The undergraduate course selection system on LSE for You crashed at 2pm BST, just when it was planned to reopen after multiple delays. The course selection opening date has been pushed back indefinitely, as stated in an email
In an email sent today by LSE Director Minouche Shafik to staff and students, LSE announced that it will be delivering the majority of its teaching in-person, combined with online lectures, and set out plans for returning international students. According to the email, LSE expects
Pictured left to right: Education officer Bali Birch-Lee, Jeremy Corbyn, Howard Beckett, Fee Strike Volunteers. An estimated 200-300 students attended last Wednesday’s Fee Strike rally at John Watkins Plaza. It featured a lineup of fifteen speakers, including ex-Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, who received an impassioned
LSE will hold in-person graduation celebrations in summer 2021, the Students’ Union announced in a statement. The move reverses the School’s earlier plans to hold them digitally, which attracted significant controversy and which the SU had promised to fight against. In their statement, the Union
In the latest student and director Q&A, LSE’s leadership team expressed their pride in all that has been achieved in the last year, the ongoing support from the university and its plans for the future.