Eoin Rollins

Eoin Rollins
Bristol University


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Hugh Brady’s dog days are over: Florence + The Machine’s mum announced as Bristol Uni boss

Professor Evelyn Welch becomes Bristol’s first female Vice-Chancellor in its 109-year history

‘I am incredibly nervous’: The Bristol Uni student who has successfully fled Ukraine with his family

Kolia has fled Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, after a harrowing journey following the Russian invasion

Freshers to pay an extra 5 per cent in halls rent despite Bristol Uni recording £66 million surplus

Bristol Uni recently ranked as the third worst uni for social inclusion in the country

BREAKING: Bristol Uni cancels all in-person classes tomorrow after police recommendation

Bristol Uni is canceling all in-person classes and is closing all non-essential buildings after Red Weather Warning

Bristol Uni student dies outside Gravity nightclub during BED Mondays

The circumstances of his death are not believed to be suspicious

A PhD student has raised £63k to sue Bristol Uni for ‘failing to protect’ her against bullying

Raquel Rosario Sánchez claims the uni ‘gaslighted’ her

SWX arsonist jailed for 6 years, wanted to burn down Lakota as well

Owen Marshall was motivated by his fear venues were about to introduce Covid vaccine passports

Bristol Uni makes face masks mandatory for all staff and students indoors

Bristol Uni will employ student marshals to enforce these new rules

REVEALED: The Bristol Uni sports societies boycotting clubs to support Girls Night In

One sports club did not say whether they were boycotting clubs this Wednesday or not

Almost half of Bristol Uni students have been sexually harassed, report finds

Sexual violence was more often than not perpetrated by another student and happened on multiple occasions

Bristol Islamic Society furious after uni clears professor of ‘Islamophobia’ allegations

Islamic Soc says the uni has failed to acknowledge the impact on students

BREAKING: Bristol Uni fires Professor David Miller after 200-day investigation

Miller: “I will be challenging this decision”

Bristol SU gives freshers free condoms and lube as part of new harm reduction packages

The harm reduction packages also include access to mental health and addiction resources

Bristol Uni has run out of accommodation and is sending students to live in Bath

At least it’s Bath and not Newport this time

Bristol Uni wins gold at the Olympics as former student Hannah Mills wins sailing title

The Bristol Uni student becomes the most successful Olympic sailor in history

Digs is demanding students pay extra rent as they self-isolate beyond end of tenancy

Bristol SU has called letting agencies and landlords ‘disgraceful’

All Bristol Uni students can now book their Covid-19 vaccine and here’s how to do it

The moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived

REVEALED: What the Colston statue looks like a year after protesters dumped in harbour

The Colston statue goes on display at M Shed from Friday 4th June

Israeli flag burnt as Pro-Palestine protestors blockade Whiteladies and Park Street

Approximately 50 cars blocked traffic on Whiteladies where an Israeli flag was set alight before moving down to Park Street

Bristol Uni student who helped send over 100 Christmas cards to elderly wins award

‘Gathering 150 personalised messages was tricky with Covid restrictions, but the overwhelmingly positive response from students was incredibly heart-warming’

Bristol Uni: ‘No student will be disadvantaged’ by exam failure after student protest

University apologise following online exam failure one student described as ‘a complete and utter shitshow’

All the wellbeing support available to Bristol Uni students

Here’s a complete breakdown of every wellbeing service the university offer

Staff and student anger as Bristol Uni hires debt collectors to collect unpaid rent

‘Rent Strike Bristol believes that this sets a dangerous precedent and could potentially damage student mental health’

Nine Bristol Uni students ran in the local elections – who won?

Students from Labour, the Conservatives, and the Green Party were running

Marvin Rees wins second term as Bristol mayor

Labour retains Bristol mayoralty despite nationwide losses

More information released in the search for missing Bristol Uni student Olisa Odukwe

GPS has revealed Olisa took a walk in Leigh Woods on Friday and visited the Harbourside area on his bike at 4am on Saturday

Police have been given keys to access and patrol a UoB city centre hall

‘It’s unnecessarily scary when it was only a few people who broke the rules’

Make tuition fee refunds easier for students, Bristol SU demands

‘Stop ignoring students, and stand up for our rights’

Bristol Uni Socialist Students group organise protest tomorrow for tuition fees

This is part of a national movement

Bristol Uni A Capella group, The Bristol Suspensions, wins UK finals

The ‘Pitch Perfect’ group is off to the world championships

Ru Paul’s Drag Race star Miz Cracker joins Bristol mental health podcast

The episode drops on Monday

Hundreds gather on Bristol’s College Green two days after violent protests

Police are not intervening at this time

Bristol SU sanctions feminist society after barring trans woman from event

The head of the society, Women Talk Back, is banned for two years from holding a leadership position

Bristol Uni students are being invited for their first Covid vaccine

One student, with no underlying health conditions, told us ‘Initially I thought it was a scam’

Bristol Uni confirms re-opening of outdoor sports venues in March

You might finally be able to play in the kit you paid for at the start of the year

‘Bristol variant’ of Covid – how to get a surge Covid test

Most student postcodes are affected

Parsons is the greatest bakery in Bristol and no one can tell me otherwise

Forget Pinkmans, forget Bakesmiths and don’t even consider Source Cafe for lunch

Bristol Uni is giving out free drug testing kits

The kits are available from the SU