V. S. Wells

Deputy News Editor (2013/14)

Vee has written 40 articles for Nouse

Saudi Arabia sentences blogger for discussing religion

Raif Badawi, a blogger from Saudi Arabia, was arrested in 2012. In July 2013, he was sentenced to seven years…

Close the staff wage gap

The unfair distribution of wages across University staff must be evened out

Student £300 in debt after YUSU blunder

The Chair of the Physics Society was forced to fund an event out of his own pocket thanks to communication problems with YUSU

Review: Stand-up comedy and the Shambles Speakeasy

“Comedy soc delivered a night of mirth worth far more than the entry fee” Vee Wells reviews

Lavigne’s celebration of Japan is lost in translation

Avril Lavigne’s presentation of Japanese culture follows the recent trend of cultural appropriation in pop music

Game Review: 2048

Gabriele Cirulli’s 2048 is an enticing but frustrating experience. V. S. Wells reviews

International students feel unwelcome

NUS survey examines response to proposed new immigration legislation

Almost a third of students volunteer

A new survey by the NUS shows 31 per cent of university students volunteer

Liberating lap dancing

Closing down Upstairs would be hindering people’s right to work

NekNomination trend spreads through York student body

Dozens of York students have posted NekNominate videos on social media

York launches mental health campaign

YUSU rolls out the new “#GoodDay #BadDay” initiative

YUSU On The Move report shows student priorities

Students on campus want better library services and transport links