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It is Time for a New Narrative for the Black Community

Louisa Daley discusses her experience as a black student and how the curriculum failed to provide a full insight into the nuances of black identity.

SurreyFess Fesses Up: Behind the Confessions with the Admins

Through interviews with the SurreyFess admins, Charlotte West explores the range of challenges they face, from racist hate crimes to overwhelming workloads.

A Month Into Leadership: Sir Keir Starmer QC

Pete Ferguson takes an in depth look at the recently elected leader of the Labour party. Exploring a variety of reactions to his performance so far.

An interview with Lizzie Rodulson – Candidate for President

Peter Ferguson and Rosa Heaton interview Lizzie Rodulson, running for Students’ Union president in Surrey Decides 2020. Voting closes Saturday at 7:00pm.

An interview with Ajay Ajimobi – Candidate for President

Peter Ferguson interviews Ajay Ajimobi, running for Students’ Union president in Surrey Decides 2020. Voting closes Saturday at 7:00pm.

Surrey Decides 2020 – Round Up of Question Time Night One

Megan d’Ardenne provides a detailed summary of Question Time Night One. Where candidates for Support and Community roles were put under the spotlight.

Surrey Decides 2020 – Support and Activity, and Societies Chair Candidates

Candidates have been offered the opportunity to write a short statement for The Stag. Offering a clear and concise breakdown of their ideas & policies.

Surrey Decides 2020: Voice, Community and Union and RAG Chair Candidates

Candidates have been offered the opportunity to write a short statement for The Stag. Offering a clear and concise breakdown of their ideas & policies.

Putting the F into Festival Line Ups

Yasmin Norvill explores current festival lineups and highlights the extreme lack of women filling headline slots, and not for a lack of audience appetite.

A Hoarder’s Quest In Sustainability: Should we combat our love of indulgence for the safety of our planet?

Hannah Gravett talks explains her recent realisation of her consumerist habits. Breaking down her lifestyle and understanding the harm it can cause.

Why Ecuador should be your first solo travel trip

Eve Willis recounts her recent trip to Ecuador and looks at why this South American country is the perfect place to test the waters of solo travelling.

Veganuary: Does it make any difference?

Megan d’Ardenne explores the benefits of Veganuary – from supporting the environmental to improving your health. Could a vegan diet suit you?

The Anti-Vaccination Movement and its Effects on Society

Anthony Balchin explores the origin of the Vaccine and the overall impact the anti-vaccination movement has on humanity and the risks posed.

Conversations With Surrey’s Anonymous Instagram Poet

Rosa Heaton has a discussion with Surrey’s successful instagram poet, known as Perseus. Exploring his inspiration and tips on running a successful account.

The Guildford Election Hustings, the Good, the Bad, and the Really Bad

Irene García and Peter Ferguson break down the recent University of Surrey’s hustings for local election candidates with an in-depth comparison.

Analysing the ITV Prime Minister debate.

With the 12th December rapidly approaching, Michał Smejlis takes an in depth look at the ITV Prime Minister debate. Exploring both candidates successes and faults.

Is Nuclear Fusion an Answer to Our Climate Crisis?

Holly Thompson briefly explains Nuclear Fusion – a potentially ideal power source, with no pollution and an arguably limitless source of fuel.

Guildford’s Climate Strike

Ellen Parry explores the upcoming ‘Strike 4 Guildford Climate’ march and the positive impact similar marches are having on governments internationally.

Why Students Should Celebrate Christmas Early (and How to Do it Best)

From festive flat ideas to local events, Charlotte West provides a festive guide on what Surrey Students can do to get in the holiday spirit!

How the GP Freeze Failed Me

Alone without basic healthcare, medication or advice. Pete Ferguson reveals his experience when The Guildowns Group Practice began refusing new patients.