Lifestyle

Defeat Homesickness Whilst at Uni

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When preparing to come to university, one thing I never considered was the draining homesickness that I would experience. But everyone does suffer from it in one form or another....

Save the Environment One Eco-Friendly Bag at a Time

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Single use plastic is bad, and I mean very bad. With the media covering the increasing plastic problems as well as the lack of recycling affecting our beautiful planet we have all...

Life experience: My Unique Lessons in Love at my All-girls Catholic School

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For most of us, our memories of sex education that were taught to us at school at age 16 are most likely to be tainted with that feeling of painful awkwardness. We all recall the...

Quick, cheap and satisfying meals for lunchtime

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Here are the best student places to grab some grub, as told by Lori Harper....

From Halls to Doors: The Best Accommodation for the Lazy Student

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Aimee Seddon advises freshers on the best student spots to live in second year....

Monday motivation: How to build a sustainable work ethic the whole semester

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University can be overwhelming. For some, the transition between the holidays and term time can be especially difficult; the first few weeks equating to hours of procrastination...

Gardening for dummies: advice for green-thumbed students

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Lou Siday advises aspiring gardeners on how to maintain an enviable student house-plant collection....

Body hair: the transfeminine experience

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Help transfeminine people by dismantling unnecessary beauty standards....

Affordable elegance: Hotel Du Vin & Bistro

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Newcastle is a culturally rich and diverse city notorious for its party life and cheap drinks, every student’s priority. However, when it comes to high end dining there is a...

Fairytale hideaway: Jesmond Dene House

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Driving up to Jesmond dene house in my taxi on my way to review their dining and accommodation for the Courier, I was left a tad speechless. I couldn’t fathom how I had never...