Lockdown Easing: Students Returning To “Normal” Lives

Photo by: Nathan Dumlao/Unsplash It was recently announced that universities would be able to open their campuses to all students from May 17th. However, as lessons will be done by then, what does the future hold for students with this news? For over a year now, students have been living their university experiences at home … Continue reading Lockdown Easing: Students Returning To “Normal” Lives

Lockdown Easing: Students And The Itch To Spend

Photo by: Alice Pasqual/Unsplash As restrictions begin to ease many of us are taking the opportunity to go out and embrace some freedom for the first time in months. Students particularly will welcome that opportunity, especially when it comes to visiting the shops.  On April 12th, retail and pub gardens officially reopened and naturally for … Continue reading Lockdown Easing: Students And The Itch To Spend

Apply For Student Finance Now

Students are being encouraged to apply for student finance for the next academic year now.  Applicants for student finance is already up 10% compared to last year and 42.6% of 18-year-olds have applied for university by the January deadline. Which is up from 39.5% compared to last year.  Derek Ross, Executive Director, Operations at SLC … Continue reading Apply For Student Finance Now

My View

Oh darling, of course, you’re not in love with yourself.  You’ve only ever seen yourself in the reflection of a mirror,  The harsh lighting, staring up close.  Looking for the imperfections.  Scrutinising a photo someone has taken while you’re mid-conversation.  You’ve never witnessed your face light up when someone makes you laugh.  You've never been … Continue reading My View

The Post Lockdown ‘Lose the pounds’ Phase – Why I’m Refusing To Listen

Looking at me, I don’t think you would assume I ever suffered from an eating disorder. In fact, looking at me and judging me at face value, I would assume you’d think I had it all together - mentally that is. But nobody - absolutely NOBODY - has it all together, in any sense of … Continue reading The Post Lockdown ‘Lose the pounds’ Phase – Why I’m Refusing To Listen