National Union of Students


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National Union of Students

A voluntary membership confederation of 600 students’ unions, which encompasses over 95% of higher and further education unions in the UK, and represents the interests of over 7 million students.

Mission
Promote, defend and extend the rights of students, develop and champion students’ unions and provide students a national voice. NUS fights barriers to education and empowers students to shape both a quality learning experience and the world around them, supporting influential, democratic and well-resourced unions, and providing research, representation, training and expert advice for students and students’ unions.
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A statement published on earlier on November 8, 2014, said To our knowledge, Sam and YUSU have come under a lot of pressure from officers within the National Union of Students since some of the
Toni Pearce, president of the National Union of Students said a clampdown was needed, especially for apprentices.
Funded through the National Union of Students Student Green Fund, Stu Brew will be growing its own organic hops at the students' community allotment and the university's Rupert's Wood site in Northumberland.
Funded through the National Union of Students (NUS) Student Green Fund, Stu Brew will be growing its own organic hops at the students' community allotment and the university's Rupert's Wood site in Northumberland.
As the rally began, chants of "NUS, shame on you" could be heard, and National Union of Students (NUS) president Liam Burns appeared on stage in an attempt to quieten parts of the crowd.
The move has reportedly infuriated the National Union of Students (NUS) and other student bodies in the UK, who claimed of "being used as a political football by politicians" in the country.
There were some red flags from the student Labour Party and the National Union of Students officers also turned up to support.
The society, which is supported by the National Union of Students and the RMIT Student Union, stressed it will continue its campaign for Muslim-only prayer rooms, saying it was tired of being given the run around.
But figures from the National Union of Students suggest the figure is actually just under pounds 40,000 for someone studying outside of London.
The UK Home Office and the National Union of Students (NUS) have launched a new web-based toolkit, giving student welfare officers advice and tips on working in partnership with their institution, police and others to reduce crime against students.
But Craig Comrie, the gay officer for Australia's National Union of Students, told the paper he thought the appointment is "a really unfair reaction to the fact that student unions support queer activism and women's activism on campus.
Richard Baker, president of the National Union of Students Scotland, said: "Falsifying qualifications just undermines people who work hard.
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