Emily Ferguson

Emily Ferguson
Warwick University


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NUS President Shakira Martin gives speech suspiciously similar to The West Wing

She insists this is pure coincidence

Warwick VC demands end to the upcoming strikes

He’s broken rank with the UCU and advised that lecturers demand fresh talks

The upcoming lecturers strike could last for five months, endangering final exams

Plans have been put in place to escalate the strikes

Tuition fees are going to be reduced, but only for certain courses

It’s part of a new ‘value for money’ deal laid out by the government

Warwick History exams to be re-written as topics are dropped from the syllabus

The decision has been made due to the upcoming strikes

Exact plans for four weeks of staff strikes at Warwick released

What exactly are we paying £9000 for again?

Warwick’s most eligible bachelorette 2018 nomination: Jade Windle

She’s super flexible and great with her hands

These five super speedy workouts will get you fit this January

Hello abs

Warwick Careers Advisor cleared of racism claims

She allegedly told students that ‘black people disadvantage themselves’ back in October

The 2022 Commonwealth Games will be coming to Leamington Spa

Lawn bowls will be played at Victoria Park

The Warwick Rowers appeared on Loose Women this morning

Viewers are claiming its sexist and objectifies men

Warwick Uni Library made over £55,000 in fines last year

A huge decrease from £81,000 the year before

Transgender Warwick student receives abuse after going on University Challenge

One user called her a ‘hideous tranny’

Warwick’s Most Eligible Bachelor Nominee 2017: Rory Stoddart

“Your heart can’t help but melt”

Warwick uni is building a new £49 million sports hub

Warwick aims to be the fittest uni in the country

A new £22m student village is going to be built in Canley

Work will start in February 2018

We’ve all been thinking it, so which hot beverage is your uni?

Exeter is so Frappuccino it hurts

A sing-along of Toto’s Africa is happening on the piazza next week

It’s the can’t-miss event of the month

Warwick RAG are bringing First Dates to you

The time has come to find your fairytale romance

What it’s really like living above Kelsey’s

It’s a dream but also an absolute nightmare

Warwick students are now selling ‘Brexit is Shit’ t-shirts inspired by the politics lecture last week

There’s even a £3 discount for Warwick students

Exclusive: A Warwick Politics professor just used a ‘BREXIT IS SHIT’ slide in his lecture

In response to the Daily Mail’s ‘witch hunt for Remainer universities’

Warwick History department are now offering students ‘ket contacts’

Who said Warwick was boring?

This quiz will tell you which Warwick building you are based on your Halloween costume

Anything generic and boring is obviously Humanities

Warwick’s Maddest Fresher nominee: Brandon Smith-Jones

He’s known as “the guy who watches chicken porn”

Fire alarms in Humanities and Oculus buildings interrupt teaching time

Seminars and lectures were disturbed

Corbyn didn’t rule out nationalising Greggs and Wetherspoons at the Young Labour conference

Sausage rolls for the many, not the few

Leamington Spa voted happiest place to live in the UK

Woop woop

Theresa May paid tribute to Warwick student Alexander Paul

He tragically passed away in June of this year

A definitive list of all the slang you need to survive at Warwick

Purple is so much more than your average colour

You’ll no longer pay £314 for a replacement UniRider

Warwick SU victory over Stagecoach

This map shows which uni towns have the most violent and sexual crimes

Liverpool, Newcastle and Belfast were the worst

The mental and emotional stages of a drought

How long until I become a born again virgin?

A lost disposable camera at Houghton festival was reunited with its rightful owner over Facebook

The owner was found in 25 minutes

Third year Warwick History students mistakenly given two hours to sit exam, rather than three

The department were quick to rectify the situation

Warwick University revokes campus protest injunction

Previously, occupation-style protest on campus was prohibited

The full line up for Warwick Summer Festival has been announced

Ontop of Fuse ODG and Blonde….

All the worst things to say to someone who has depression

Telling them to “cheer up” is hardly helpful

The Jug and Jester is to reopen under new management

It will open on May 22nd and be renamed Old Library

Fuse ODG is headlining at Warwick Summer Festival

The festival is on 17th June

The Singing Dentist is coming to Kasbah

Return of the plaque

Princess Anne has officially opened the Oculus building

Her Royal Highness was met by Warwick staff and students

Stagecoach are increasing their bus fares

The Unirider won’t be affected until September

Emergency meeting has been called over jobs row at Warwick Uni

Staff could be dismissed for publishing in the wrong journals or offering controversial opinions

Warwick SU vote to get a new Trans-Officer

They are set to be elected in next year’s Autumn election

Annual Comic Con is in Leam next week

Guests include Christian Wildgoose and Marc Laming

Stop judging me for being a Feminist

It’s not about man-hating, bra-burning lesbians

Warwick’s student council want to abolish the monarchy at the NUS Conference

It is one of four motions they’ve put forward

The Warwick Summer Festival is back

Previous performers include Chase and Status

There was a house fire on Brunswick Street yesterday

Two fire crews were called out

This unbelievable car crash happened in Leam yesterday

The accident took place on Regent’s Place

Naked Attraction are seeking singletons from Leamington Spa

Have you got the balls to bare your bum on TV?

Warwick to get a new Faculty of Arts Building

The new building will replace an existing car park

The cost of the WBS base at the Shard will cost £11 million over ten years

The expenditure comes on top of a £30 million upgrade to WBS buildings

REJOICE! Warwick is finally getting a lecture free Freshers’ week

After years of campaigning, we’re getting a week zero

Warwick’s most eligible bachelorette 2017 nomination: Jenna Haill

You’ll find her in Xananas

Warwick University Challenge student targeted online over her appearance

She received cruel comments about her gender

Doggy destress day returns to Warwick

Nothing beats a cuddle with a puppy

Warwick’s most eligible bachelorette nomination: Alexandra Bevis

She has a love for sausages, currently having 60 in her fridge

Warwick students get behind Alexander Paul in fundraiser event

Bucketing will occur on the piazza today from 10am-6pm

Warwick Uni cancer-patient describes £50,000 crowdfunding for his treatment as a “beautiful thing”

He’s overwhelmed with all of the support he has received

£50,000 target reached for Warwick student’s cancer treatment

Alex dreams of becoming a politician, being hailed as “inspiring” by Theresa May

Snow predicted in Leamington and Coventry this weekend

Temperatures are set to plummet

Warwick professor claims Modafinil could help food addicts lose weight

Apparently it increases dopamine levels and reduces impulses towards food

The new EU Ambassador Tim Barrow is from Leamington Spa

He’s even from Leamington Spa

Students targeted in knifepoint robberies near Cannon Park

It happened on a popular cut-through for University of Warwick students

Stagecoach confirm they will no longer reissue lost Unirider passes

They have decided to take a much stronger stance on the issue

Stagecoach will no longer reissue lost Unirider bus passes

You will have to pay another £301 for a new one

VOTE: Best place to eat after a night out at Warwick

Who will take the crown?

Warwick to continue funding the Leamington Street Marshals

The scheme protects students after nights out

The Warwick Naked Rowers have been banned from YouTube

They were described as “pornographers”

ENTER voted Warwick’s best night out 

Bootsncats came last 

Forget about the John Lewis ad, Kevin the Carrot wins Christmas this year

‘It’s a 24 carrot success’

You don’t have to be old to play bowls

I’m not talking about ten pin bowling either

Apparently there’s a Banksy graffiti in Leamington

It’s on Gloucester Street

VOTE: What’s Warwick’s best night out?

The official ranking list for 2016

Almost half of Warwick students think consent classes are patronising

Yet 38 per cent of you think that they should be compulsory

Warwickshire rated sixth best European travel destination

Lonely Planet likes our “unhurried Heart-of-England rhythms”

Every stage a girl goes through whilst getting ready for a night out

Getting bloated can lead to a total outfit meltdown

Are Warwick’s mental health services really that bad?

We were ranked as one of the worst universities for its mental health services