Jack Penswick

Jack Penswick
Durham University


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Meet the Models: Durham’s first LGBT+ Fashion Show

Summer is about to get a lot hotter

A payroll malfunction meant some Durham academic staff were not paid in October

This is the second time this has happened

No pitchers, drinking games, or socials: Mildert College bar has reopened with strict new rules

You might want to avoid this one on your next bar crawl

Is Durham University pricing out its students?

‘The university clearly does not care about working-class students, or it would not shut them out’

The Tab Durham: why you should write for us

Why you should join the world’s biggest student publication

Durham University has scrapped plans to introduce 8am lectures

The U-turn comes after negative feedback from students, staff and the national press

Durham Uni hints 8am lecture change might not go ahead after criticism reaches national media

The university has now revealed the changes are ‘provisional’ and ‘not final’

Durham SU president ‘furious’ at Uni’s decision to start lectures at 8am

No students or staff were consulted before the decision was made

Durham University will now start doing lectures that start at 8am

The University also confirmed that it will be splitting up classes from the start of the next academic year

Durham engineers told of error in exam paper with 20 minutes to go, only for there to be no error after all

The Engineering Department has made its second apology this exam season