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Royal Holloway will offer all students and staff asymptomatic Covid testing to enable travel home for the holidays.
Egham Museum’s interactive twitter thread gains popularity- a great activity for lockdown!
Charis explores the role gender and race are playing in the 2020 US election.
James Bowers discusses Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton’s recent social activism and the motorsport industry’s reactions.
James Bowers looks at the UK government’s disappointing u-turn on official transgender self-identification.
Renée Lewis discusses the emphasis on African American history over black British history, and how this needs to change.
Emily tells us how we can support UK black-owned businesses, with examples in hair, beauty and fashion.
Thea discusses the harmful mindset towards refugees in the UK.
Brazilian Society told us what diversity means to them.
Thea and Renée discuss white privilege in light of the BLM protests.
Jamie Woods reacts to the BBC’s controversial new impartiality guidelines
Elizabeth Ajao talks about how Britain’s Got Talent doesn’t provide an accepting space for black artistry.
Bridget shares her experience of Ireland’s reaction to “otherness”.
Finn Murphy discusses the representation of transgender people in the media.
Izzy Smith takes a look at the #instavsreality trend and its effect on body positivity.
Jordan looks at the shortcomings of sex education and what could be done to improve it.
Elena and Thea talk about how lingerie is become more inclusive so everyone can feel sexy.
Francesca describes the pressures of hustling during lockdown.
Francesca Benvenutto discusses the growing popularity of TikTok.
Renée gives some advice on how to meet people and make friends given current restrictions.
Simran gives some book recommendations for dark academics.
Thom explores the lack of diversity in Indian film.
Clarissa sheds some light on notable POC composers.
Niamh reviews Grayson Perry’s exhibition at Holbourne Museum.
Our October artist of the month is the talented Shreya Jayanna.
Owen writes about historical appropriation and the Air Force Memorial.
Claudia continues the serial of ‘Editors Try…’
An interview with Royal Holloway’s magazine Our Voices for BAME creatives
Owen Williams records his and Claudia’s journey on the Keto diet, in the first of an Editors Try series.
Jordan interviews members of the LGBT+ society to ask some questions for our students.
Alex Whiteman writes about the allegations made against video game developer Ubisoft, and what we can do to support the victims. We reached out to Ubisoft for comment, but were not able to reach the right person.
Rachael writes about gender diversity in STEM.
Ellie writes about the influence of social media on the American election
Rida writes about the need for diversity in STEM.
Sonia writes her review of Angela Saini’s book
I wake in morning, in the ruins of myself, in a tangle and un- tangle of small destructions, (and greater ones) and these destructions, they run machine-like, calculated, soldier-march their way into the roadwork of my grandfather’s veins I wake in morning, to black tea and all the newspapers, to the stories of Nablus, […]
The twinkling stars became her closest companions. The moon; her confidante. And the blanket of darkness that infinitely stretched high above; her protection. For they restored her faith in the existence of solace and blessed her with silence and safety. She found that the heavy slumber chained the ugly monsters of daylight down, granting her […]
I cannot swim, but I grew up beside the water’s edge. I fell in love by the riverside, feet dangled over the ledge. Then I flew across the ocean; an insurmountable wedge between us. And so now I float on life by the lake, waiting always to find myself awake, not by the water, wherever […]
Reena Bakir and Writing Society offer their advice on breaking the inevitable writer’s block.
Ezra Fiddimore reveals the winners of Orbital’s Flash Fiction Contest.
Two students share their experiences of studying/working abroad as part of their course at RHUL.
Eleanor Clark talks student tours, and her experience on History society’s trip to Athens and Absolute Harmony’s tour to Malta.
So you’ve arrived at Royal Holloway and maybe you’re feeling a bit cheated. University of London? As if; we’re in the middle of Surrey! Even though we’re only 40 minutes away so the big city is very much within reach, there are some gorgeous natural spots and places to visit closer to home too. At […]
FCO Ambassador James Reynolds offers his advice on travelling in the current climate.
As an FCO Ambassador, James Reynolds offers his advice regarding COVID-19 and travel during this difficult time.