Tag: Life

Coming To Terms With My Sexuality

Before I came to university, I used to sit at a table in College called the ‘Lesbian Table.’ Not because I was a lesbian, but because they were my friends. That was my first experience with the LGBT community: the...

/ 21st March 2017

Vociferous Voices: The Power of Being ‘The Other’

A home is a place. Home is friends and family. It is a reverie of the past. The feeling like you belong. But for the thousands of international students who travel to university each year, it becomes just that, a...

/ 18th January 2017

Interview With a Student Nurse

For most students, making a nine AM lecture seems like enough of a challenge, but for a student nurse, a twelve hour shift starting at seven in the morning is a regular day’s work. I spoke to second year student...

/ 21st December 2016

7 states every student will go through

  Hunger It does not matter if you’re living in halls or in a house you’ll often find that you can’t go any amount of period without snacking. You will often find yourself scurrying through cupboards before realising you ate...

/ 8th February 2015

Looking ahead and staying ahead in 2015

As we all conclude 2014, one of the most honourable things we can all do as young people striving to progress in life, is to reflect back on our past experiences, achievements and goals we aimed to do over this...

/ 31st December 2014