In recent days, the Borough of Poole’s new cycle lanes have been labelled a ‘recipe for disaster’ by Cycling UK. They claim that many of the new lanes around Bournemouth University and the surrounding area have either directed cyclists into oncoming traffic or in the way of pedestrians. Angela Pooley, secretary of Bournemouth Cycling […]
The nominations for the 90th Academy Awards ceremony were announced yesterday with five Bournemouth University graduates receiving a nomination, all for the same category, Visual Effects. The BU nominations are spread out between the five films nominated: Star Wars: The Last Jedi; Kong: Skull Island; War for the Planet of the Apes; Blade Runner 2049 […]
The annual New Media Writing Prize returned to Bournemouth University last night for the eighth consecutive year. The awards night, aiming to look for ‘good story telling pieces of work using multimedia with audience interactivity’, showcased work from global students and journalists. Providing an insight to the ‘innovative, interactive and immersive’ strap line taken on […]
International Students dissatisfied with living costs compared to residents. International student finances are a spoken about a lot. A study carried out by Keele university listing the common problems of international students shows one of the main issues as finance. In order to study in the UK, you must apply for a student tier 4 visa. […]
Due to the responses received from international students concerning their current finance I decided to bring out an advice column with a compilation of their answers and mine. How can this situation be changed? A petition can be created to help ease the burden or international students. The students could send a representative to the […]
I asked two students on their take on the finance on international students and this is what they had to say. Nina Nagel, BU student German-Italian Q: Do you believe UK banks are helping international students with the basic current accounts? Ans: i don’t know if the banks are helping us, as international students we don’t […]
Students at Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus were greeted today by two very special guests to help them tackle exam stress.