Northumbria University has been fined after two students were given 100 times too much caffeine in an experiment. Students are usually only subjected to this level when a paper’s due in the next morning.
In protest at a law that allows people to carry concealed weapons on university campuses, Texas students are planning to hang sex toys from their bags. They said they didn’t want to risk not being tooled up.
I visited the University of Loughborough Optical Engineering faculty yesterday.
At first the facilities didn’t convince me of the quality of the course, but when they showed me their laser cutting equipment I finally saw the light.
I went to the University of Nottingham at the weekend to look around the School of Nanotechnology.
It was a lot bigger than I expected.