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Choosing your study abroad destination

Choosing your study abroad destination

One of the most exciting (but also daunting) things about studying abroad is choosing your study abroad destination. The choices you have depend on the partnerships your uni has, which can vary. Seeing a long list of countries and unis can be overwhelming, because it’s like choosing your university all over again! Here are things […]

Summer’s here, but now what?

Summer's here, but now what?

Summer’s here, all of your hard work for the academic year is over and you’re basking in the relief of having no work to do. But, what happens when the novelty of having nothing to do wears off? The summer holiday is hyped up throughout the year as something to majorly look forward to; think […]

5 of the best student blogs you need to follow

How do I make my voice heard in the SU?

There’s thousands of student blogs out there, each with something unique to offer, but here’s 5 of my personal favourites. Disclaimer: this isn’t an ad, they’re really just that good. Tyfy ‘Well duh,’ I hear you say, ‘Of course she thinks her blog is the best’. And, okay, so I’m a little biased – but […]

How to book a holiday without breaking the bank

How to book a holiday without breaking the bank

Although the UK has plenty to offer there’s nothing quite like walking off a plane and having the holiday heat hit you. Filling your summer travelling sounds like a great idea – until you check your finances…here’s a few things to consider to keep costs low! Scour websites The trick to finding cheap flights is […]

Nottingham’s Best Coffee Shops

Coffee on tray

Coffee is a way of life for many students, including me, and coffee shops also provide a great place to study (or procrastinate). Luckily for students in Nottingham, there are so many independent coffee shops to try that arguably have a better atmosphere (and better coffee) than the popular chains. Here are my three favourite […]

3 things first year taught me about mental health

3 things first year taught me about mental health

University can greatly impact your mental health if you don’t keep track of it. Here’s everything first year taught me about mental health. Uni can feel really lonely Even though there’s people everywhere. For the majority of students, the loneliness comes from being the only one of your friends heading off to a new place. […]