Union Angry After Suspension of Equalities and Diversity Officer

Royal Holloway has suspended the university union’s equalities and diversity officer. Professor of Economics Jeff Frank, the union’s former branch chairman, was suspended from teaching on April 11, claims the university’s union branch. Royal Holloway’s University and College Union (RHUL – UCU) says it has created a legal fund for the professor following his suspension. RHUL – UCU has posted numerous blog posts about the matter on … Continue reading Union Angry After Suspension of Equalities and Diversity Officer

Islamic State’s Destruction of Cultural Heritage and its Impact on Classical Studies

By Daniel Brady In recent years, Islamic State have gained increased notoriety for abhorrent acts across the globe. More recently, a focus has emerged in regards to the deliberate destruction and theft of cultural heritage across Iraq, Syria and, in parts, Libya. Whilst recording these acts is difficult due to their occurrence within IS controlled areas, it is believed more than than 100 churches, monasteries and … Continue reading Islamic State’s Destruction of Cultural Heritage and its Impact on Classical Studies