Madison Peroni

Madison Peroni
Birmingham University


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A list of things all Birmingham students need to do before graduating

Are you really a UoB student if you haven’t been kicked out of the Guild?

UCU marking boycott to affect University of Birmingham students

The boycott has already started

University of Birmingham students are the third most targeted by top employers

Yet another reason why UoB is elite x

On average, female staff at the University of Birmingham are paid 18 per cent less than men

As reported by the 2022 gender pay gap report conducted by the University of Birmingham

It’s official: This is the poshest Uni of Birmingham halls

If you live in these accommodations you’re bound to hear ‘rah where’s my baccy’

This is not a drill, Snobs might be forced to close

RIP to the best cheese room in Brum

Brianna Ghey’s Birmingham vigil ‘interrupted by anti-LGBTQ abuse’

A group of men interrupted the vigil by shouting ‘f*ck LGBT’ amongst other things

Right, where did those huge red boots on my TikTok FYP actually come from?

You’d think they wouldn’t slay but they do

Everything you need to know about the Birmingham vigil for Brianna Ghey

‘No justice, no peace’

University of Birmingham strike confirmed, with 11 days in February and seven in March

There will only be nine teaching days in February

UoB graduate makes iconic Brum themed tees

Valentines day is only a month a way, and we’ve found you the perfect gift for your Selly sneaky link

This is what the famous kids from the classic Christmas movies look like now

Cindy Lou being in Gossip Girl will always shake me to my core

A rapist has been jailed for 18 years after an attack in Selly Oak

The victim has been left ‘grieving the freedom’ that she had before the attack

‘We stand in solidarity with the affected communities’: Joe’s is showing the World Cup

A spokesperson for the Guild of Students explained to The Birmingham Tab why they have decided to show the World Cup, despite it being held in Qatar

DECIDED: The best Selly Oak pub golf route

Warning, you will be hanging the next day

How you can get involved in the biggest strike in Birmingham

The biggest strike will be happening on Wednesday 30th

‘The biggest picket line turnout in a long time’: The first day of strikes at Birmingham Uni

Strike coverage from UoB on Thursday November 24th

A student-friendly guide about why UoB staff are striking this week and next

UCU released a student-friendly guide about the strikes to help educate students

What do students at the University of Birmingham think about the strikes?

Strike will be taking place on November 24th, 25th and 30th

What to do during Christmas time in Birmingham

Don’t waste all your winter weekends at Fab, it’s time to branch out

Venues in the Gay Village are boycotting the World Cup

The boycott against the World Cup games is due to the host country’s, Qatar, treatment of the LGBT community

Birmingham City University is one of the only universities that WON’T be striking

Only three universities in the UK won’t be taking part in the three day strikes this month

Strikes are back this month at the University of Birmingham

Lecturers will be on strike for three days

The pressures of drinking culture at UoB

UoB is known for its nightlife, but this can lead to people feeling the pressure to drink

Meet Didi Okoh, Birmingham student who’s blown up on TikTok for having rare medical condition

‘Helping others with similar conditions makes me happy’

Ways UoB students can actually save money during the cost of living crisis

Better start chugging that vodka before heading to Fab

Birmingham is the sixth best city in the UK for student nights out

We have the second most amount of take-aways, so of course we’re high on the list

Man dies after falling from a car park roof next to the UoB campus

The incident happened at around 10am on October 20th

Birmingham Uni charges students £10 to replace ID cards, but they only cost £1.73 to make

We’ve all lost our student IDs at some point and have dreaded having to pay a tenner for a new one

Meet Harriet, the Birmingham grad who has set up a student-friendly sustainable market place

Harriet and her app, Hazaar, have made sports night a whole lot easier and more sustainable

‘It’s performative’: Birmingham slammed after asking staff to donate to student food bank

The university has a £58m budget surplus

University of Birmingham top 15 in the UK in The Times World University Rankings

UoB ranked at 108 in the overall world rankings

What ‘Little Miss’ character would your halls be

Little Miss daddy’s money

‘A space for all people’: What students thought of Birmingham Pride 2022

‘It felt like the show had been stolen by the interest of public relations and brand exposure’

New Prime Minister Liz Truss cancels a planned visit to Selly Oak

Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng were due to appear in Selly Oak this week but pulled out last minute

I went to a Freshers’ Week night out as a Birmingham second year and here’s how it went

Freshers I am disappointed in you

University of Birmingham student hate-crimed at Birmingham Pride 2022

‘Don’t you dare tell me we don’t need Pride anymore’

The Birmingham Tab is looking for new writers and we want you!

Send us a DM on Instagram to get involved

Calling all freshers: A definitive guide to being a University of Birmingham student

Read this to survive being a student at UoB

Rating all the clubs in Birmingham so you don’t have to waste your time

Freshers stay away from these clubs

2022 UK festivals, ranked by the number of women and non-binary people in their line-ups

Only one festival had more female than male artists

Yordanos Brhane, 19, murdered after saying she did not reciprocate man’s feelings

Her family have said Yordanos had a ‘kind nature’, ‘positive attitude’ and ‘willingness to help people’

Actually useful things uni students can do to help the cost of living crisis

Advice other than just turn your heater off and freeze in winter

25-year-old says she had to be given CPR 30 times after being spiked on a night out

A week later and Tammie-Michelle is still in ‘excruciating pain’

People at Reading are sharing TikToks of their tents getting flooded and it’s chaos

Safe to say I no longer have FOMO

Lily Sullivan, 18, murdered by a 31-year-old man after rejecting his advances

Lily’s family said she ‘was a kind and caring daughter who will be deeply missed by everyone’

Love Island 2022 couples: Predicting who will break up and who will end up married

Ekin-Su and Davide have to get married or I don’t believe in love

13 years since it first aired, here’s what the Modern Family cast are up to now

From podcasts to Tony awards, the Modern Family cast are doing it all

Here’s everything celebrities and influencers have said about Andrew Tate

Your boyfriend supports him, but does your celebrity crush?

Birmingham student ‘catcalled’ and head-butted outside city centre accommodation

Kaz says the experience has made her feel she’s ‘not allowed to live [her] life as a women’

The moment you’ve been waiting for: The final of Birmingham’s BNOC of 2022 is here

Vote for the ultimate BNOC

It’s time for the third and final heat of The Tab Birmingham’s BNOC of the year 2022

We are getting one step closer to finding the ultimate BNOC 2022 of UoB

The time has come to vote in heat two of The Birmingham Tab’s BNOC 2022 competition

The heats are continuing, you know what to do

Stop everything and vote now in heat one of The Tab Birmingham’s BNOC of the year 2022

You cast your nominations for Brum’s biggest BNOC, now it’s time to narrow out it down

The Tab Birmingham’s BNOC nominations of the year 2022 are now OPEN

It’s time to nominate someone who truly is one of the Biggest Names On Campus

Bad Education love lives: Who are the cast dating in real life?

No, Alfie and Miss Gulliver aren’t dating in real life

A girls only club night is coming to Birmingham

The main rule – ‘strictly no men allowed’

These UoB moments shouldn’t be embarrassing, but they really are

Why is walking back from Aldi with full shopping bags mortifying

We spoke to the presidential candidates of the Guild Elections 2022

You’ve read their manifestos, but here are the answers to the questions that UoB students really want to know.

Circo, Aston, Selly: All the Wordles you could make relating to UoB

How many guesses would it take you to get these wordles?

Here are cheapest flights abroad from Birmingham for your reading week holiday

You’re telling me I can get to Spain and back for £16?

Here are the UoB best dressed from the Warwick Invades races

Enough with the Peaky Blinder hats boys…