Ollie Lewis

Ollie Lewis
Edinburgh University


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Edinburgh final years could be graduating without having dissertations marked amid lecturer strikes

‘It smacks of vindictiveness’

Peter Mathieson pledges to ‘investigate’ Edinburgh students involved in pro-trans protests

‘It is my sincere hope that we can put behind us the display of intolerance we witnessed this week’

Gay relationships ‘hurt god’, upcoming speaker at Edinburgh University has claimed

He has also compared abortion to eugenics and euthanasia

Nicola Sturgeon resigns as Scottish First Minister

‘I firmly believe that my successor will lead Scotland to independence’

Edinburgh University students to protest over ‘rape culture’ on campus

Students will gather in Bristo Square at noon on Thursday 9 February

Over 10,000 Scottish students denied university accommodation each year

‘There must be no repeat of the chaotic scenes that we saw in the autumn’

In pictures: Everything we know about the Edinburgh Jenners fire

One firefighter remains in a critical condition

Only least privileged students accepted to study law at Edinburgh University

Some have applauded the university for helping to ‘break poverty cycles’

‘It was a witch hunt’: Alyssa and Meryl on The Traitors and their favourite Edinburgh nights out

The Edinburgh Tab spoke to the show’s Edinburgh-based stars

Pictures show Edinburgh student flats riddled with severe mould

‘As a student, politeness seems to get you nowhere with landlords’

Students mock Edinburgh University for selling £825 signet rings

‘Is Edinburgh University a parody of itself?’

‘Heartbreaking’: Edinburgh students left without help during exam season due to unpaid staff

‘I simply don’t have time to talk to the students’

Edinburgh’s Students’ Union refuses to cancel World Cup screenings after outcry

40 university societies signed an open letter calling for a boycott

42 per cent of Scottish students have experienced accent discrimination, study finds

But students from the North of England are most concerned about their dialect

‘Stop this right now’: Pro-life speaker at Edinburgh University interrupted by students

The planned talk, hosted by Edinburgh’s Life Society, did not go ahead

Scottish Parliament passes emergency rent freeze law

It will apply to private properties and student accommodation

Edinburgh University spends over £17,900 on Principal’s house bills

This is on top of his £342,000 salary

Edinburgh University students living in converted common rooms due to housing shortage

Five fourth-year students are in one ‘dreadful’ room with very little privacy

It’s official: Edinburgh is the most expensive city for students to live

Edi students are also the least likely to work part-time during term

Protesters gather at US Consulate in Edinburgh over abortion ruling

Campaigners warn the American decision will embolden pro-life activists in the UK

Edinburgh Uni invests millions in company that donates to anti-LGBT+ American Republicans

It comes as the university claims to ‘celebrate’ and ‘support’ its LGBT+ community

‘I’ll start cracking your glass jaws,’ Anthony Joshua tells group of Loughborough students

The boxer burst into the flat after the students mocked him from their window

Frustrated Edinburgh University staff privately voted to postpone ‘unfair’ marking boycott

94 per cent of Edinburgh’s UCU members voted to abandon the marking boycott

Protestors block attempted Home Office immigration ‘raid’ on Nicolson Square

Chants of ‘shame on you’ were heard as officers left without detaining anyone

Rwandan government accuses Edinburgh University rector of ‘intentional genocide denial’

The Rwandan government has called Debora Kayembe’s comments ‘hurtful’ and ‘wildly untrue’