You Matter a Lot, actually – A Plea About Palestine

You Matter a Lot, actually – A Plea About Palestine

Nour Morsy discusses the ongoing conflict in Palestine, describing the history, current situation and what people around the world can learn.

Guildford Borough Council Elections 2023- this week

Emma Bleeck summarises the parties’ environmental action plans that their representatives voiced at the recent question time evening at Zero Carbon Guildford in preparation for the forthcoming council elections on May the 4th.

Caught by Pizza?: The Story of Andrew and Tristan Tate’s Arrest

News and Politics Editor, Tomi Ogunlewe, gives us a timeline of events regarding the case of the Tate brothers, from their controversial social media presence to their December 2022 arrest.

Live from Surrey: Armstrong

Luka Dehnbostel writes about the interview of Live from Surrey contestants, ‘Armstrong’. An indie rock band with great aspirations to be the biggest band ever.

The Stag supports the UCU Strike action — Here’s Why

Nour Morsy briefly explains what the UCU strikes are about and why The Stag supports this action.

Another Resignation In Downing Street!

Tomi Ogunlewe comments on Liz Truss’ short rule as Prime Minister, with the news of her resignation bringing uncertainty and unexpected change.

Wellbeing Week 2022: what’s going on, the support you can get, and interview with final year student, Rebecca McDonough

Jodie Thompson introduces students to this year’s Wellbeing Week events and support services at University, and offers wellbeing tips via her interview with a final year student.

Let’s talk intersectionality: The SU and Library’s upcoming Student Curator Project

Luana Vasconcelos introduces the upcoming Student Curator Project in which students will recommend books that talk about intersectionality.

Make Your Change (voting October 17-21)

Luana Vasconcelos highlights the Student Union’s ‘Make Your Change’ Campaign, encouraging students to vote for their chosen idea.

Can you sleep out for one night to support young people facing homelessness?

Rosie Willoughby raises awareness about an event hosted by The Amber Foundation charity aimed to support young people suffering homelessness

HM The Queen passes away.

Rosie Willoughby gives us insight on how the news of HM Queen Elizabeth II’s passing has impacted communities around the world.

Spider-Man: No Way Home, A Review and a Chat with a Fellow Fan

Robyn Quick reviews Marvel’s latest blockbuster, Spider-Man: No Way Home, as well as snippets from a chat with fellow fan, Nisha Kang.

Transgender Day Of Remembrance

Robyn Quick reports on the University’s vigil in remembrance of lives lost to transphobic violence, held on campus on 17th November.

COP26: Everything You Need To Know

Ellen Parry reports on this year’s global climate change event COP26, outlining the projects taking place and who will be in attendance.

Offensive Posters Comparing Black History Month Events to Segregation Placed Around University of Surrey Campus

Peter Ferguson reports on the offensive and right-wing adjacent posters seen across the University of Surrey Stag Hill Campus.

Sarah Everard: A Woman’s Reflections

Today Wayne Couzens was sentenced to a life in prison over the murder of Sarah Everard. Betsy Goodfellow shares her thoughts.

Surrey Decides: Question Time Night Three Roundup

Maisie Holcombe and Isobel Kavanagh provide a roundup of the final Question Time covering the Voice Zone and the Presidential debate.

Surrey Decides: Question Time Night Two Roundup

Robyn Quick provides a roundup of Monday’s Question Time covering all areas of the Activity Zone

Surrey Decides: Question Time Night One Roundup

Betsy Goodfellow and Charlotte West provide a roundup of Sunday’s Question Time covering the Community and Support Zone

White Supremacist Posters Spotted at the University of Surrey and in Guildford

White Supremacist posters have been spotted around the University of Surrey and Guildford town centre, Peter Ferguson reports.

Guildford MP Votes Against Extending Free School Meals for Children

Irene García reports on Guildford MP’s vote against the expansion of free school meals.

Surrey Library to Operate at 45% Capacity in Semester One

The University of Surrey’s library reopens with COVID regulations in place, preventing students from spending no more than 12 hours a week to study in the library, Charlotte West reports.

Far-Right Youtuber Allegedly a Former Surrey Lecturer – University Investigates

Irene García and Peter Ferguson report on investigations carried out by the University against a lecturer.

Student Satisfaction Drops at the University of Surrey for the Fifth Year Running

The 2020 National Student Survey revealed that Surrey has dropped in overall student satisfaction for the fifth year running, Charlotte West reports.

EU Students to Lose Home Fee Status

Irene García Mir covers the statement from the UK Government confirming EU students starting 2021/22 will not be eligible for home fees or student finance.

Black Lives Matter: A Joint Statement

‘The Stag’ has united with various student publications around the country to release a joint statement on the Black Lives Matter Campaign.

Guildford Black Lives Matter Protest

James Steel reports first hand on the Guildford Black Lives Matter protest. Exploring the atmosphere and symbolism present at the event.

Surrey Men’s Rugby Demoted from a ‘Club’ to a ‘Sport’ Over Group Misconduct

With recent press coverage of Rugby’s shocking ‘initiations’, Clarisse Fullerton investigates what happened and what action the Students’ Union has taken.

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.

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.

Learning Liberation: What You Need to Know About the Upcoming Elections

Irene Garcia Mir and Peter Ferguson talk through the basics of the new Surrey Decides Liberation Elections and how you can ensure your voice is heard.

What to do about the GP Registration Cap

Sophie Pike chats to our new VP Support Sarah Surget about the recently introduced cap on new patients at the Guildowns Group Medical Centre

The GSA Occupation & Rally: A Breakdown

Peter Ferguson and Irene García Mir discuss the events of the GSA Occupation and explore the reasons behind students anger.

The Referendum Question Time Roundup

Surrey Decides makes a return to campus with the referendum on senior management. Charlotte West breaks down the main points of the debate.

Surrey Students Protest Over Staff Cuts

On Wednesday 6th March, University of Surrey students gathered to protest against the university’s announcement to make staff redundant.

Roundup of Question Time Night 3

Charlotte west and Sophie Pike break down the final night of question time

Roundup of Question Time Night 2

Archie Biltcliffe and Irene Garcia Mir break down Question Time Night 2

Roundup of Question Time Night 1

Louisa Ross-Gower, Yasmin Norvill, Olivia Bicknell and Charlotte West break down the first night of Question Time

Surrey Pride 2019: Celebrate, Educate & Connect

I am excited to announce that Surrey is getting its first Pride event! ‘Pride in Surrey’ will take place on Sat, 10th August in Woking. by Michal Frackowiak

Library Refurbishments to Ease Student Stress

FRESHERS SPECIAL: Irene García Mir talks through the new refurbishments coming to the University of Surrey’s library in 2018.

Freshers’ Week Lineup Announcement 2018

Charlotte West takes a detailed look into 2018’s freshers’ week lineup – with tips on purchasing wristbands and info about the artists performing.

Improved Travel for Surrey Students

Our deputy editor Charlotte West looks into new changes to the way students get around.