Campaigns & Communities News

#RenameRadcliffe

Fri 14 Aug 2020

As a global institution, the University of Warwick has a duty to confront its colonial past and acknowledge the violent colonial legacies of figures that are celebrated on campus. Radcliffe Conference Centre is named after Cyril Radcliffe, the first Chancellor of Warwick University, who was also responsible for drawing up the borders in 1947. The new borders that were imposed led to the death and Read more

 
Campus Pride 2020 July Schedule

Sat 11 Jul 2020

Now a collaborative project between 42 students' unions from across the UK, the Campus Pride 2020 project continues to organise events into July and August.Read more

 
Letter to the Prime Minister on Trans Rights

Tue 07 Jul 2020

The University of Warwick LGBTUA+ Taskforce and Warwick Students' Union have today sent a joint letter to the Prime Minister and the Minister for Women and Equalities in response to concerns that the government may be slowing (or reversing) progress on trans rights in the UK.Read more

 
In Support of the Rent Strike

Thu 02 Jul 2020

The SU has written to the University to demand early contract releases in support of students living in off-campus properties managed by Warwick Accommodation who are currently taking part in a Rent Strike.Read more

 
My experience of taking a postal HIV test kit

Sat 20 Jun 2020

I just ordered my test via freetesting.hiv You can read all about the test kit and associated timeline on their website, but if you’d like to hear a personal experience of using the service, read on.Read more

 
Statement calling for sanitary bins in all toilets

Thu 14 May 2020

If some men menstruate too, why are there no sanitary bins in men’s toilets? This question was at the heart of a paper presented recently to the University’s Social Inclusion Committee by student officers.Read more