Appleton Occupied: students barricade key building in solidarity with striking staff

Student activists have occupied the University of Edinburgh’s Appleton Tower in support of striking Universities and Colleges Union staff. The building was barricaded from the inside on Wednesday morning by OccupiED, a student organisation aimed at supporting staff on strike, and classes were prevented from taking place in the building. Informatics students, who predominantly use […]

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Spring, Sun, and Suspicious Pancakes

Two seasons, both alike in dignity, in fair Edi where we lay our scene From ancient civility pursue new harmony Where the presence of the sun leads one to spring clean From forth the tilted axis of the Earth, two friends A pair of year-cross’d seasons move in and out of phase; Whole months, separated […]