Aberdeen Marathon With A Twist

Have you ever wanted to see a marathon in a completely different light – quite literally? Well, the perfect opportunity to do so is just around the corner. The Illuminator Night Trail Race on Saturday, October 28th is a half-marathon with a delightful twist. You can run or walk the 15-mile route at Glen Tanar’s ancient … Read More “Aberdeen Marathon With A Twist”

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went to Uni

You’ve slogged your way through secondary school and managed to achieve the necessary grades for your chosen university. Now you’re holding your acceptance letter! Congratulations! You can already picture yourself walking through those wide hallowed halls of knowledge, socialising with your new friends, and finally, wearing that coveted cap and gown ready to walk up the stairs… But wait a minute, … Read More “Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went to Uni”

Mental Health:  Getting help  

Being at university can bring with it many pressures. In addition to coursework challenges and the stress of exams there are often financial strains, relationship difficulties, pressure from family, homesickness and many other demands! It’s completely normal to feel down, stressed and anxious from time to time, and you’re not alone with 78% of students … Read More “Mental Health:  Getting help  “

What You Should Know Before You Move Into Your Student Home…

Moving out of halls and into a house with your best friends can be an exciting time, but there are some things you should know before you do. The chances are that during your time at university, you will hear plenty of landlord/house horror stories, but if you know your rights and look after them, … Read More “What You Should Know Before You Move Into Your Student Home…”