Tag: royal holloway

UCU Announces 8 Day Strike Affecting 60 Universities

Two days ago the day this article was written the University and College Union announced eight days of strike starting this month, which will affect 60 universities across the country including Royal Holloway. The strike will take action between Monday 25th of November to Wednesday 4th of December. The action has been called in response […]

Review of A Night at the Theatre: A Night of Riotous Fun

Ezra James Fiddimore explains why Royal Holloway’s celebratory evening of theatricality was nothing short of a triumph.

Brexit Party Removes Royal Holloway Video

Several shots of Royal Holloway’s Founders Building appeared in a now-deleted Brexit Party campaign video.

Back Gate To Close Overnight, Following Resident Complaints

Royal Holloway are to resume closing the back gate overnight in September, from 12:30AM to 5AM.

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.

Over 400 Alumni Sign Open Letter to Paul Layzell

Michele Theil reports on the open letter signed by over 400 alumni that address Principal Layzell, his comments surrounding the gender pay gap and the college’s response to UCU strikes.

College Accused of Planting Questions for Principal’s Staff Open Meeting to “Drown Out Questions From UCU Members”

The College Communications team at Royal Holloway have been accused by Royal Holloway UCU of attempting to place questions at the Principal’s next staff open meeting in order to drown out questions from UCU members, Abbie Cheeseman reports.

Royal Holloway Slammed as “Most Hardline University Employer in UK” Over Strikes

Royal Holloway UCU are calling for members to disregard intimidatory College HR advice in advance of UCU pension strikes.

Students Boycott Principal’s Drinks Over “Sexist” Comments

Student Society Presidents’ are calling for fellow students to boycott the Principal’s Student Reception over the comments that Principal Layzell made about the 10.01% gender pay gap, which have been deemed an example of “everyday sexism”.

UCU Strike Action at Royal Holloway

Royal Holloway is one of 61 universities protesting against proposed changes to the USS pensions scheme.