Gabriel Pogrund

Former Editor, The Tab London

Gabriel Pogrund
London University


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Did you Xi him? Chinese Premier makes surprise visit to UCL

Jinping hadn’t made it to Loop the night before

UCL slips a place to number 10 in Sunday Times University Guide

We’re not being taught very well

BREAKING: Editor applications are open for The Tab London

You should apply

Protesters call time on anti-fees occupation of Senate House

They ‘hoovered’ the rooms and left

Our provost is one of the highest paid VCs in the country

Over four hundred UCL chiefs are on six figure salaries

Icco Blind Date: Rico and Hafiza

The spark just wasn’t there

UCL issue warning after meningitis death

The university earlier announced two reported cases of the disease

Swastika daubed on LGBT+ banner in campus ‘hate crime’

The Metropolitan Police have been informed

Christian Union blasted for inviting crackpot ‘Jews for Jesus’ to canvass on campus

The aim of self-style ‘Messianic Jews’ is converting Jews to Christianity

Union drops security firm G4S for ‘atrocious’ human rights record

They won’t be handling the proceeds of your chai latte anymore

Protesters blast penny-pinching Provost’s £360K salary with “payday party”

Moneybags Michael Arthur has already earned a UCL cleaner’s salary this year

Smug UCL bosses splash out on party….for FINALLY installing halls Wi-Fi

£205-a-week digs have joined the 21st century

Bungling admissions staff send current students, 6th formers, rejects and grads admissions letters in fresh email storm

In case you missed out on that Bellogate thing

UCL grads are third most employable in Britain

And we’re 14th internationally too

UCL announces ‘Olympicopolis’ campus

The brand new Stratford campus will cost £141 million

IoE land-grab means UCL is now 2nd richest uni in Britain

Thousands of new students gain access to buckling Bloomsbury campus

UCLU is not just about pints and paninis…let’s liberate it

Our union isn’t a business

Corrupt Russian billionaire and British royalty on guestlist for dodgy UCL conference

The guest list is terrifying

EXCLUSIVE: Renegade UKIP MP slates ‘thuggery and violence’ of Free Education demo

Douglas Carswell spoke yards away from protesters denouncing ‘racist UKIP’

UCL student’s tuition fees petition backed by Owen Jones and Green Party elite

Russell Brand may be on board too

Now ‘cheap and oppressive’ halls won’t compensate residents for warm water scandal

They’re offering Max Rayne and Ifor Evans freshers a “goodwill” gesture instead…

We SHATTERED the Green Party media blackout

The people spoke, we listened

Pro-Palestine protesters dragged out of talk with Israeli ambassador

Pro-Palestine activists disrupt talk with Israeli Ambassador Daniel Taub despite security operation involving Metropolitan Police and Israeli Embassy

Halls omnishambles sees freshers offered showers on campus

Residents of Ifor Evans and Max Rayne must travel 2 miles for the luxury of warm water

Furious freshers demand action from disgraceful cockroach infested halls

Damning letter levels sensational criticism at Ifor Evans and Max Rayne halls

House of horrors at UCL with second internet meltdown in a month

Halloween nightmare as server outage hits all students

Medics want you banned from Cruciform Hub

You can pay for the study pod and subsidise their degree – but keep out of their way

Now greedy uni bosses sell you rip-off bedding…with a 100% mark-up

Union hacks think UCL is fleecing you

Red alert as local gangs target Ramsay and Astor freshers

Residents receive a terrifying warning from halls

Taxi smashes into Cruciform Building

A silver saloon car speeds away as black cab smashes into UCL Medical School

UCL Tories finally apologise after racist bullying allegations

The society says sorry two weeks after union delivers verdict

CLASS DISMISSED! UCLU General Assembly cancelled

Union’s first major meeting fails to attract even 0.5% of students

From Gaza to Gower Street: meet the student who came from war-torn Strip to UCL

‘You’re delivering babies, watching refugees on one side and dead men wheeled into the morgue on the other’

‘Toxic’ UCL Tories forced to apologise after racist abuse accusations

They were accused of racist bullying, Islamophobia and anti-Semitism.

Labour MP slams UCL over modern day ‘slavery’ at Qatar campus

Shadow International Development Secretary urges uni to act on forced labour and human rights abuses on Gulf campus

UCL bombs out of top 10 in Guardian University League Table

Embarrassment for UCL as university drops out of elite top ten across the UK.

Revolution and Russian aggression: Karyna Balabtako

Gabriel Pogrund talks to the president of UCL’s unofficial Ukrainian society

UCL students cough up £400,000 fee for late books

On average, us students have lost a whopping twenty-five quid each to late book fees

2014 UCLU Spring Elections for Dummies

Gabriel Pogrund walks you through the important bits of this year’s elections

Hunt for Ramsay ‘sausage arsonist’ after ‘malicious’ fire

Intentional fire set in UCL Halls

UCLU Council blasted after blocking proposed £88 weekly stipend for LGBT Officer

UCLU Council takes the heat after refusing to provide part-time funding for LGBT officers

Student drama under threat from costly redevelopment of UCL Bartlett School

On campus, fears grow about the fate of the Garage Theatre

Protesters clash with George Galloway at UCLU debate

George Galloway’s appearance at UCLU Debate Soc ended in students being forcibly removed from site

London’s Pay As You Go Café, ‘Ziferblat’ (and the death of counterculture)

We tried that trendy new café in Shoreditch

The Tab Hits Harrods

If a Harrods Christmas is a bit out of your reach, Gabriel Pogrund has got your budget-friendly Christmas all wrapped up.

Money talks as UCL abandons its values in Qatar

UCL risks getting its fingers burnt in Qatar as it follows the Emir’s chequebook and sets up camp in Doha.

What ever happened to cuts?

Gabriel Pogrund laments our collective apathy

Man with Loudspeaker Tells Students in McDonald’s to Stop Eating ‘Cow Anus’

Mr. Shine badgered late night junk food eaters about the dangers of capitalism

Review: Woyzeck

The Tab reviews the latest production from UCL’s Drama Society, a chilling performance of Woyzeck in the Garage Theatre

The Travails of Tinder

Gabriel Pogrund looks into how the app is affecting our campus.

Anti-Abortionists Offering Cash For Life Outside UCL Halls

Gabriel Pogrund visits the anti-abortion campaigners preying upon Ramsay Hall students and passers by outside the Marie Stopes Centre on Whitfield Street.