The Student

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Thurston Smalley

Thurston is a final year French and politics student from Chertsey, England. He first wrote for his high school newspaper, The Phillipian, in 2009. He began writing for The Student in 2011, became News Editor in 2012, and Editor in Chief in 2015. He currently serves as President.

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Student activists to occupy Main Library overnight
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Urte Macikene, VPS, campaigns for more affordable student housing
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Prime Minister David Cameron accuses top UK universities of not doing enough to close attainment gap for minority students
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Cats may be just as ferocious as lions, Edinburgh researchers find
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University of Edinburgh receives “red” rating for campus free speech
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Study: Edinburgh benefit recipients could lose £270 million to UK cuts
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5p charge leads to major reductions in plastic bag usage
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St John’s Road branded the “most polluted in Scotland”
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One in five Edinburgh children in poverty
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Scottish politicians hail University of Edinburgh’s economic output