10 Things That Will Happen When You Go Home For Christmas

So, one term is down at University, and it is time to pack up and head home for the winter vacation period. A few weeks of stuffing your face with food lies ahead, along with the usual Christmas fun. Then there is also the guilt of not revising, and furthermore, the awkwardness when bumping into old associates. In this article, we take a look at … Continue reading 10 Things That Will Happen When You Go Home For Christmas

16 Struggles All Dissertation Students Can Relate To

After years of education, your final year at University includes the ultimate challenge – the dissertation. A dissertation is a true test of an individual’s knowledge of a given subject area. As the dissertation process lasts for the majority of the academic year, it is inevitable that a series of struggles and hard times are involved. In this article, we show the 16 struggles involved … Continue reading 16 Struggles All Dissertation Students Can Relate To

Every Single Person You’ll Meet at a House Party

House parties are often the highlight of University experiences. Whether the party sees 50 plus people converge in a tiny student flat, 100 people turning up for an ‘intimate’ gathering, or an event that is gatecrashed – where ‘thing’s just get out of hand’ – they are usually a good evening. But after attending enough of these parties, you’ll quickly realise that there is one … Continue reading Every Single Person You’ll Meet at a House Party

9 Struggles of Supermarket Shopping as a Student

As you head to University, you will have to undertake the responsibility of supermarket shopping. Before University, a trip to a supermarket would usually be for snacks, as you sat back and let your parents do the work. Yet soon enough it is time to navigate the realms of the supermarket alone – and you quickly see what a scary world it is out there. … Continue reading 9 Struggles of Supermarket Shopping as a Student

14 Memes That Sum Up The Essay Writing Process Perfectly

We all know how painful the process of writing an essay is. From getting the assignment, to the initial ignorance, to the research, to the rallying, to the despair and finally to the hand in, we’ve all been there. Whether you are ultra-prepared and write an essay well before the deadline, or start the night before its due, you will still go through the same, … Continue reading 14 Memes That Sum Up The Essay Writing Process Perfectly

The 9 Stages of a Regrettable Outfit Choice… As Told By Tracy Beaker

Choosing an outfit for any event can be difficult. So much choice, yet nothing quite feels right. You lie on your bed with a huge wardrobe bulging with clothes in front of you, but nothing works. There is considerable pressure involved with choosing an outfit, as our good friend Tracy Beaker knows only too well. So here, in this article, we show the different stages … Continue reading The 9 Stages of a Regrettable Outfit Choice… As Told By Tracy Beaker

Every Stage of a Group Project at University

Welcome along to another Student Life article! If you have navigated here while in the realms of a Group Project – we salute you. While you may be close to tearing your hair out, at least you’ll be able to enjoy this article. And, if you are reading this while having the luxury of a group project-free life, then spare a thought for those less … Continue reading Every Stage of a Group Project at University

10 Memes About Printers We Can All Relate To

In an age where technology is rampant, it beggars belief that we often still have to print assignments off. And what causes even more questions is the fact that printers seem to choose when they want to work. It is when we need them most, that they often fail us. So, for anyone who has been in a position of depending on a printer, only … Continue reading 10 Memes About Printers We Can All Relate To

13 Things That Will Inevitably Happen During Freshers Week

Freshers Week is often renowned as being the most memorable week of your life. While this may be true in some cases, the reality is that you probably won’t remember much of it. Your University experience wouldn’t be the same without the initiation of Freshers Week. So, in this article we take a look at thirteen things that will certainly happen during Freshers Week!   … Continue reading 13 Things That Will Inevitably Happen During Freshers Week

The 16 Inevitable Stages of a Group Presentation

A group presentation can be a stressful experience – characterised by the unpredictable nature of a group project. To prepare a presentation, teams must put in a lot of hard work, be compatible alongside one another, communicate well, and generally have a positive attitude towards team work… none of which you will find in a group project. So in this article, we take a look … Continue reading The 16 Inevitable Stages of a Group Presentation

The 15 Types of Flatmates You’ll Have at University

The likelihood is that during your University years you will meet more new people than you ever will have done previously. University is a great place to make friends, though you generally get to choose them. However, what isn’t always a choice is who you get landed with in your hall, or a shared flat. We’ve already looked at the different conflicts that will happen … Continue reading The 15 Types of Flatmates You’ll Have at University

15 Annoying Things That Happen When You Try and Study at the Library

You go with good intentions, but so often, the library is not all that it is cracked up to be. While you hope to get some work done, catch up with your notes and engage in stimulating academic debate, the reality is that you will probably end up seeing your friends, talk about how much you have to do, yet not really get much done. … Continue reading 15 Annoying Things That Happen When You Try and Study at the Library