I’m sat in a Zoom room waiting for a Creative Director named Tom Brandhorst. He’s worked with Nike and Puma, written tweets as the Old Spice guy, and directed football games with Olivier Giroud and Marco Reus.
On 1-3 December, university staff who belong to the UCU (University and College Union) took industrial action over unresolved disputes concerning pay and the USS (Universities Superannuation Scheme) pension.
After a number of incidents of initiations-gone-wrong in societies, Bristol University and the SU has cracked down on these events through strict regulation. This week, Epigram investigated the effectiveness of the ban on society initiation ceremonies.