Anxiety, time and I: Refusing to give up happy moments for a deadline
Once again, I have deadlines and feel like I’m running out of time. But, in feeding into my subconscious guilt, am I wasting more time?
Switching on your ‘university brain’
A long break from uni is both a gift and a curse. Finally, we get a moment to breathe, to switch off, and relax. But, this only makes coming back to uni in January harder. Lifestyle discusses the trials and tribulations of switching on your ‘university brain’
“I was barely aware of my own feelings”: Fleeing China’s reign over freedom and thought
Chinese international student Emma reveals the conflicting realities of life in China, from female freedoms to relentless attainment and nationalism
University students suffering from mental health problems at an all-time high
The largest ever mental health poll of universities has revealed that the levels of distress and illness among students in the UK is ‘alarmingly high’, constituting for an ‘urgent call to action’
A squeaky clean take on lifestyle influencers
Cleaning is the newest weapon in the battle against the highly filtered unreality of lifestyle influencers – Sophia Ashby discusses the success of ‘cleanfluencers’ in an age of materialism
LGB students at higher risk of suicide and self-harm
Recent research has revealed that LGB students are 24% more likely to commit self-harm, and 21% more likely to attempt suicide in their lifetime.
Three quarters of people in North West suffer mental health problems alone
Research shows over 75% of people in the North-West would say they’re ‘fine’ even when suffering from a mental health issue
‘We are not banning clapping’, Students’ Union clarifies
Following national media attention, the Students’ Union seeks to clarify the misunderstanding that they’ve voted through a new policy which bans clapping from all Students’ Union events