Surviving Fresher’s Week: Handy Tips For New Students

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Entering University can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience for anyone. Ultimately, you are about to embark on a brand new adventure that will bring with it a bag load of independence that you may not be used to. And like many things in life, the hardest part of entering Uni is getting started. Getting … Read More “Surviving Fresher’s Week: Handy Tips For New Students”

Top 6 Motivational Movies for Students

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Life is abundant in challenges and fulfilment and when we find ourselves surfing the tidal waves of life’s demands it often leaves us feeling somewhat deflated. College or university life is no different. The need to juggle your academic work, club commitments, social life and family obligations can sometimes leave you feeling zapped from energy. … Read More “Top 6 Motivational Movies for Students”

Liverpool is Flying the Flag for Safe Nights Out

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Everyone knows Liverpool is the place to be for a memorable night out, but did you know the city is also quite literally flying the flag for keeping revellers safe? For the eighth year running, Liverpool is the proud recipient of the Purple Flag award, which recognises places that provide leading entertainment whilst also prioritising … Read More “Liverpool is Flying the Flag for Safe Nights Out”

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”