Recent Research and Reports

What kind of feedback can be provided to your SSC?
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Want to provide feedback to your reps or Student-Staff Committee, but not sure what sort of feedback to provide? Check out this handy little guide.

 
Student-Staff Committee EDI and Society Reps
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From 2019/20, we're encouraging Student-Staff Committees to appoint optional EDI and Society Reps.

 
NUSU's Response to the Augar Review

The long-awaited Review of Post-18 Education and Funding, otherwise known as the Augar Review, outlined numerous recommendations for change to the Higher Education sector. Here's our take on what it said.

 
A Case for Change
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Read about how, as a Course Rep, I helped improved the grading for an assignment for me and all my class mates!

 
Non-anonymous Marking
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As non-anonymous marking is introduced, find out how SSCs will have a huge role to play in deciding which assessments are no longer marked anonymously.

 
Shout Out

Shout Out is our campaign to promote the amazing work of our Academic Reps and hear the changes that YOU want to see made on your degree programme, at the Students’ Union or the University!

 
Tuition Fees FAQs
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As a Union, we’re opposed to any increase in tuition fees. We hope that this FAQ will answer the main questions you might have about tuition fees in England.

 
Student Voice Report Published
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Read our latest report into Academic Student Representation at Newcastle University.