Evacuation Confusion Reveals RHUL Emergency Unpreparedness
Royal Holloway’s students deserve better than Wednesday's poorly-executed evacuation. To adequately protect its community members, Royal Holloway must address its emergency unpreparedness and communicate security threats more effectively.
Students evacuated across campus by police responding to a ‘suspicious package’.
An Investigation into Essay Mills
Becca Bashford reports on the implementation of the ‘Ask for Angela’ campaign, designed to protect people from uncomfortable or unsafe situations in pubs and restaurants.
Becca Bashford reports on the incident that occurred in the early hours of Thursday morning, which subsequently caused a police cordon around the Students’ Union’s shop.
Becca Bashford reports on the recent round of NUS cuts, which will lead to a lack of funding for liberation and democracy campaigns.
Samantha Davis discusses the history and the future of the Pride flag and the importance of the new design elements.
A look into the psychology of sexual assault
Francesca Tyer discusses the recent backlash surrounding the spelling of ‘woman’/’women’ with an x or a y.
A look at the Trans-exclusionary laws in the UK and US
Abby King talks to Jake Shepherd, the mind behind a recently popular Bright Idea regarding a guarantor service for students.
Rachel Hains explores the difficulties of being Bisexual in modern society and argues that it is time people remembered the ‘B’ in LGBTQ.
Mahilha Reza looks at how financial privilege impacts students
Maliha Reza writes about the dark side of academic Twitter.
The confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh showed us that men’s anger is more valuable than women’s safety.
In light of the recent police presence on campus, Rachel Hains explores whether or not there is more the university could be doing to make students feel safer.
Orbital’s lifestyle team explore four people’s sexual wants and desires.
Here’s what we should bring into 2019 and what we never want to see again.
Lifestyle editors Chloe Hill and Holly Feeny organised a photo-shoot celebrating women’s workwear with RHUL’s fashion society. Here, Chloe gives a brief overview. Photo credit: Emily Bradbury.
After recently hitting its one-year anniversary, Chloe Hill looks at the rise of Fenty Beauty and how Rihanna transformed it into so much more than just another celebrity collaboration.
Lifestyle editor Chloe Hill discusses RHUL’s procedures for sexual assault and harassment.
Jasmine Cox discusses the representation of diversity and the LGBTQ+ community in some of the most popular and current YA books of the past year.
Michele Theil reviews Musical Theatre Society’s Spring Term Production, Soho Cinders.
Insanity Radio’s Head of Music and resident punk Phoebe Hagan is back with her pick of the artists you should be listening to in 2019.
Tasmin Fatodu gives us her top tips on finding new music in the new year.
Emma Currie reviews Shakespeare Society’s production of Romeo and Juliet.
Hefina Everard talks to Jack Colman, VP of Men’s Football, about their focus on raising awareness and money for the charities, ‘Mind’ and ‘Movember’.
With the birth of a new campaign, Hefina Everard explores more into the newest phase of the ‘This Girl Can’ movement and how it can inspire women here at Royal Holloway.
Hefina Everard tells you why you should try out a Sports Club or Society here at RHUL.
Jeyda Hasip talks with Becca Stewart about everything from feminism to family within Royal Holloway’s Cheerleading teams.
Jeyda Hasip speaks to Remy Henry, President of Men’s Football, about everything from fresher’s nerves to fundraising and found out some interesting things about both the sport and himself.
Alexander Clark examines the positive and negative effects of drones and how they might shape our future.
The Kepler satellite was shut down last week, having operated for 5 years longer than its mission brief. During its lifetime it detected more than 2,500 exoplanets with another 3000 candidates awaiting confirmation, and it will have a profound legacy.
Samantha Davis discusses the recent controversy surrounding the upcoming release of Battlefield V and the #notmybattlefield movement
A look into Deepfake technology and its effects
Catherine Lithgow discusses how specialised doctors are now able to prescribe cannabis-based products to patients who can prove their eligibility.