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The stagnant state of student politics

Used in countries such as India, Venezuela and Brazil, online voting has long been cited as a potential cure for our ailing voter participation in the UK. Yet if the recent University of Edinburgh Students’ Association elections are anything to go...

How the university tracks and uses student data

On 6 March, the Beneficial Artificial Intelligence Society hosted Simon Chapel at their weekly discussion to talk about student data tracking at the University of Edinburgh. Mr Chapple is the current head of data technology at the university. The...

The Student Newspaper 2016