Widening Access at #Birkbeck How and Why?

Traditionally, mature students are less well served by universities; they frequently do not receive the information and advice that they need to make an informed choice about entering higher education. You’ve probably noticed that Birkbeck’s a little bit different. Our students don’t always come to us the traditional ways via school, then college, then university … More Widening Access at #Birkbeck How and Why?

GQ’s Woman of the Year Award… Did Kim Kardashian-West Really Deserve to Win It?

  Last week GQ British awarded Kim Kardashian-West its “Woman Of The Year” 2014, at its awards held last week at the Royal Opera House. The publication said Kim KW was given the award based on the fact that she had “Taken over global television,” and “Social Media with 23 million twitter followers and  18 … More GQ’s Woman of the Year Award… Did Kim Kardashian-West Really Deserve to Win It?

EXCLUSIVE: Birkbeck Student Union Speaks Out

On the 8th July 2014, Flock To The Crown (FTTC) attended the Student Union Council meeting and discovered that Birkbeck College were planning on enforcing some changes to student services. One of these changes included plans to close the 24 hour computer rooms. Here, founder of the campaign and President of Birkbeck’s Law Society, Angela … More EXCLUSIVE: Birkbeck Student Union Speaks Out

Societies and Student Representative Meeting at Birkbeck – Wednesday 11th June

A meeting, organised by the Student Union, took place last Wednesday (11th June) to explore news ways to improve this September’s Fresher’s Fayre and welcoming orientation at Gordon Square. In additional to discussing further improvements and areas that were lacking at last year’s orientation, it was also an opportunity for student representatives and members of … More Societies and Student Representative Meeting at Birkbeck – Wednesday 11th June