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

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

18 Times Tracy Beaker Summed Up Your Life At University (Part Two)

All these years later, Tracy Beaker continues to impact our lives. While it is a long time since she graced our screens, she still managed to sum up our University experience. Thanks for joining for Part Two. Part One is available here. Let’s continue, read on! 10. When You and Your Best Friend have Different Opinions There will come a time when your friend starts … Continue reading 18 Times Tracy Beaker Summed Up Your Life At University (Part Two)

18 Times Tracy Beaker Summed Up Your Life At University

All millennial’s favourite show growing up was ‘The Story of Tracy Beaker’. Growing up was tough, but for thirty minutes once a week, we would rejoice as we caught up with Tracy and the gang. Throughout the five series, Tracy went from an unruly, adolescent lout to, err, well we enjoyed it anyway. Yet as unbelievable as it may seem, our life at University closely … Continue reading 18 Times Tracy Beaker Summed Up Your Life At University