Deputy President (Welfare)

A response to 'Why women are hurting the NHS'

Monday 13 January 2014 Deputy President (Welfare)

The other week, a former Imperial Professor, Prof Meiron Thomas, hit the headlines with an article which talked about why having so many women doctors is hurting the NHS.

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RateMash - How to remove your details

Thursday 12 December 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

If you aren't yet aware of RateMash, it is a site which allows users to rate other students at their university to create a ranking of the 'hottest guys and girls'.

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Seven top tips for safe cycling

Thursday 12 December 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

As a relatively new convert to the joys of cycling, I thought it was a good time to share some tips and advice I've found helpful in getting used to cycling around London. 

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Friday 8 November 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

Sexual Health Advice and Guidance (SHAG) week is more than just an excuse for a convenient acronym, it’s an entire programme of activities running next week that focusses on all topics related to sex...

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Calling All International Students

Friday 1 November 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

The Immigration Bill has been gaining a lot of attention in the press lately for its promises to crack down on people who enter the UK illegally – what has been talked about less 

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Dyslexia Awareness

Tuesday 15 October 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week.

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Alt Mingle

Thursday 26 September 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

All I've been talking about for the past week is the Alt Mingle so I thought it deserved its own blog.

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Very Helpful Blog Post

Sunday 22 September 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

By now, you should have received in your welcome packs the very beautiful Very Helpful Handbook - if not, it will be waiting for you in your halls when you arrive and is available to browse online...

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Congratulations and Welcome!

Thursday 15 August 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

This is probably the first year since I was 18 that I’ve really taken notice of the fact that today is results day – school can feel like a bit of a dream after a few years out at university.

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Handover Part One

Thursday 1 August 2013 Deputy President (Welfare)

While I was going through my emails this morning, drinking coffee from my Union-branded mug and wearing my Union-branded polo shirt, it slowly began to dawn on me that my term as Deputy President (...

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