UNSOC WEEK – 25th to 27th September 2017

Hi everyone! Are you passionate about Model United Nations (MUN), volunteering, campaigning, speaker events, career support and transferable skills development? The LSE SU UN Society is proud to introduce its UNSOC Welcome Week 2017! We welcome you to join our…

LSEMUN 2018 – 26th to 28th January 2018

LSEMUN is back (yeah, baby!) and we are gearing up to become bigger, better and bolder than ever before. With the coming year, we are aiming to shatter and completely surpass the standards that have been set before us and…

Lionesses Future Uncertain As Mark Sampson Sacked By FA

On September 20th, English Women’s National Team Head Coach Mark Sampson was sacked by the FA following reports of “inappropriate and unacceptable” behaviour in a previous role. Questions about Sampson’s actions arose when it was revealed that Sampson may have…

The Balenciaga Exhibition: A Cultural Journey through Fashion

The Victoria and Albert Museum is currently hosting an exhibition dedicated to the revolutionary work of the fashion designer Cristóbal Balenciaga named Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion. The futuristic designs and extraordinary patterns bedazzle the viewer with the possibility of him or…

Join UNSOC Week!

The LSE SU UN Society is proud to introduce its UNSOC Welcome Week 2017! Are you passionate about Model United Nations (MUN), volunteering, campaigning, speaker events, career support and transferable skills development? We welcome you to join our world: participate…

Why Boris was right

‘Outrageous’, ‘a nationalistic lie’, ‘wrong on every account’. These are just some of the comments discussing the 4000 word article submitted to The Telegraph by the Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson. The piece, titled ‘My vision for a bold, thriving Britain…

LSE Women’s Football: a Fresher’s week Decision you won’t regret.

Whilst we cannot as a Committee guarantee that your first week of the academic year at LSE has been filled with enlightened choices, what we will guarantee is the decision not to join Women’s Football will be the most regrettable…

Welcome Week Kicks Off Another Year

Monday, the 18th of September, marked the official beginning of the academic year at the LSE, kicking off ‘Welcome Week’ for the thousands of undergraduate, postgraduate and General Course students studying at the University this year. Campus crowds reached their…

LSE’s First Female Director Begins Term

The LSE’s 16th Director, Dame Nemat Talaat Shafik, better known by her nickname Minouche, began her term on the 1st of September 2017 and has since completed her third week. Dr Shafik is the LSE’s first permanent female Director and was…

TfL faces strong backlash over Uber ban

In an extraordinary move on Friday, Transport for London (TfL) announced its intention to strip Uber – the wildly popular ride-hailing app – of its private hire operator license. For the 40,000 drivers and 3.5 million users Uber boasts in…