Category Archives: Student Lifestyle

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 […]

The key to surviving results period

The key to surviving results period

So, Uni is done. Exams are over. Summer has started. However, you’re still waiting on results. You might be waiting for your degree results or your results for second or first year. Whatever the context, this time can be nerve-wracking for all. I’m going to give you my best advice for surviving results period. Firstly, […]

Hacks for remembering names and faces

Hacks for remembering names and faces

Whether you’re about to start Uni and you’re preparing for a hundred and one Fresher’s ice breakers or you’re just super forgetful, these tips will help get you out of some awkward situations. Picture this: You’re busy minding your own business whilst buying groceries in the on-campus shop, checking items off your shopping list. Cheese, […]

How to enjoy summer on minimal funds

How to enjoy summer on minimal funds

If you don’t fancy a job, or have one that doesn’t pay all that much, summer can be boring. Here are some things you can do that are low cost, or even free. Explore a museum Museums are free, and you can feel a bit more cultured from learning about something new. Museums are constantly […]