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Hello! My name is Basma Karimi, I’m 21 years old, and was born in Bahrain. For those who don’t know, Bahrain is a country in the Middle East. 665 more words



I always knew that university was for me. I knew I would love the student life and everything it involved. However I didn’t anticipate the challenging decision I faced in finding that right course and City. 582 more words


Leeds Metropolitan University PORESO PHD Symposium Call for Papers

I am very excited to announce that we have finalised the Call for Papers for the Leeds Metropolitan University PORESO PhD Symposium. Keep 11th June… 422 more words


Ukraine crisis - reaction from the Leeds Ukrainian community

As the eyes of the world remain on the stand-off between Ukraine and Russia over the small autonomous region of Crimea, a member of the Ukrainian community in Leeds says the only thing that will get the Russians to pull out is “to hit them in the pocket”. 55 more words


Lawyers strike over Legal Aid cuts

More than 1000 criminal lawyers are expected to rally outside Westminster tomorrow to protest against the governments plans to cut legal aid rates.

The strike has led to lawyers and barristers all over the country protesting outside their local courts – including in Leeds. 18 more words


Will a name change make a big difference?

I’ve just read that Leeds Metropolitan University has had a name change approved by the Privy Council and will become Leeds Beckett University. The change has been opposed by some students who think that the £250,000 estimated cost of the change would be better spent on improving facilities. 363 more words

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Dealing with everyday changes.

Re-Silence was the event that showed that taking medication does not have to be the only way to deal with mental health issues.

The exhibition was part of the week-long event ran by Love Arts Leeds which aims to raise awareness about mental health and reduce stigmas attached. 210 more words

Mental Health