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Whats in my Bag.

As most of you know, both Jenny and myself are students. We go into university pretty much everyday for lectures, seminars and library study sessions. Since I’ve been traveling around a lot this last week, I thought I would share with you what I keep in my backpack for university study sessions and to keep on top of work while out an about. 869 more words


"Rip-off of the public": Students and community in strife over bus changes

After a massive shake-up of Newcastle’s public transport system, locals are gathering in protest. Sophie Austin investigates what these changes are doing to university students. 662 more words

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"Hiya! You alright, love?"

The last couple of weeks have just flown by!  I watched the Super Bowl (well, kick-off at least), went on a quick weekend trip to Leeds (nearby city where a friend of mine from OCU lives), got to see a little bit of Manchester, and have been getting into the routine of my classes and everyday life. 792 more words

Study Abroad

My opinion on tuition fee cuts

I am not a politician. Nor am I particularly well versed in the world of finance. However, I am a student who pays tuition fees and a maintenance loan, and has an overdraft and is set to leave university in almost £70,000 worth of debt. 894 more words


I learnt to fly!

After spending Sunday evening playing netball for the first time in two years, I knew I’d wake up in pain. I didn’t expect, however, that I’d be in so much pain I’d have to get myself an emergency GP appointment and buy codeine! 307 more words


How to survive the gym

The easiest answer would be don’t go, but I’ve used that excuse too many times.

So, for me going to the gym for the first time on my own was incredibly scary. 336 more words


I'm sorry, I can't be perfect.

Well, the title is a clickbait (who knew a BuzzFeed contributor could do that :O). But the sentiment that the line from a Simple Plan song still resonates with me. 406 more words

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