Benjamin Salmon

ARTICLES BY Benjamin Salmon

Nearly half of Bristol postgraduates experience symptoms of depression

The annual Student Mental Health and Wellbeing Survey, conducted in May 2019, has revealed that 48% of postgraduate students still being taught experience ‘moderate to severe depressive symptoms’.
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University of Bristol successfully divests from fossil fuel companies

The University made the announcement after it pledged to divest in March 2018 and is now calling for an industry-wide commitment.
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Hall bars are to close and be repurposed

Hall bars at the University are to close their doors for the final time, an email sent to first-year students has revealed.
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New SU bar to open in Senate House

A new SU bar and a relaxation space are set to open in the Autumn as part of the Senate House redevelopment.
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Bristol stays red as the country turns blue

Having stayed up throughout the night to see the declarations come in, Epigram's election team reflects on the results for Bristol.
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The Labour campaign for Bristol West: Thangam Debbonaire speaks to Epigram

Thangam Debbonaire, the Labour candidate for Bristol West, has been the MP for the constituency since 2015. Here, she speaks to Epigram on solving Brexit, why student mental health has deteriorated, and why Bristol’s hills are worth it for the calves.
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University adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism in full following protest by Jewish groups

The University of Bristol has adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition for antisemitism in full.
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