Northern Lights

The Student Survival Podcast – Episode 32 – Enough is Enough

The Student Survival Podcast – Episode 32 – Enough is Enough

In a very special edition of The Student Survival Podcast, Lucy takes the helm for an honest and frank discussion around sexual harassment and sexual assault with regular friends of the show, Shae and Laura. No Jordan this week, but he’ll be back soon. After the recent news stories on Sarah Everard, a conversation needs […]

 Northern Lights

The Student Survival Podcast – Episode 31: Life After University

The Student Survival Podcast – Episode 31: Life After University

It’s amazing to think that the academic year is almost over, and Jordan and Lucy’s university experience is nearing its end. After three long years of hard work, many breakdowns and three lockdowns, graduation is fast approaching and the prospect of entering the big bad world of adulthood looms over. In this week’s episode, Jordan […]

 Northern Lights

Student Survival Podcast Episode 29 – Working through University

Student Survival Podcast Episode 29 – Working through University

It has been almost a year since Jordan and Lucy talked about working through university. From chatting about long shifts through to those all-important placements on their course. In this week’s episode of The Student Survival Podcast, Jordan and Lucy have a little trip down memory lane and revisit working through university, how their job […]

 Northern Lights

Student Survival Podcast Episode Episode 28 – Loneliness and Lockdowns

Student Survival Podcast Episode Episode 28 – Loneliness and Lockdowns

The U.K. has been in and out of lockdown more than a hokey cokey at a family disco. Staying home can be a frustrating, and, at times, lonely experience. In this week’s episode of The Student Survival Podcast, Jordan and Lucy have a chat about feeling alone in lockdown and how staying at home can […]

 Northern Lights

Student Survival Podcast Episode 26 – Travelling and University

Student Survival Podcast Episode 26 – Travelling and University

As the campus closes for another lockdown, Jordan and Lucy discuss what commuting to university was like back in the day, as well as discussing the continued impact COVID-19 has had on the student life. Also discussing the lumps and bumps of these unprecedented times, keeping themselves sane too. You can listen to the latest […]

 Northern Lights

Student Survival Podcast Episode 23 – It’s Christmas Time

Student Survival Podcast Episode 23 – It’s Christmas Time

Have a holly, jolly Christmas! As the world celebrates Christmas and pass presents around, Jordan and Lucy come together for a merry old time. From ranting about shopping trips to The Grinch and those never-ending Christmas songs. Nothing is off-limits for Christmas! Once you’ve had too much Christmas dinner or lost at Monopoly, give this show […]

 Northern Lights

Student Survival Podcast Episode 21 – Sleep and Relaxation

Student Survival Podcast Episode 21 – Sleep and Relaxation

University can be a stressful time, there is the never-ending assignments and deadlines, the pressure to keep up appearances and maintain a social life and most importantly making sure to relax. In this week’s episode of The Student Survival Podcast, Jordan and Lucy discuss all things sleep and relaxation from learning to switch off from […]

 Northern Lights

Opinion: Is the lack of female Brit nominees a concern?

Opinion:  Is the lack of female Brit nominees a concern?

By Sophie Spain The 2020 Brit Awards have caused some controversy due to the lack of female nominees in the mixed gender categories. Across the four major categories (best group, song of the year, album of the year and best new artist), only three female artists were nominated: Miley Cyrus, Normani and Mabel. This has […]

 Northern Lights

WHATS ON: The National Glass Centre

WHATS ON: The National Glass Centre

We spoke to Laura Reed, the Marketing and Communications coordinator at The National Glass Centre. The Glass Centre are currently running events every day during the February half term and there will be more programmes and events for both adults and children held throughout the year during half term holidays. Each of the workshops are […]

 Northern Lights

Love Island, Where’s the Representation?

Love Island, Where’s the Representation?

ITV’s Love Island is one of TV’s biggest sensations these days, with 4.2 million viewers tuning in to the first episode of the 2019 season across all devices. It’s clearly a phenomenon, but could there be a dark side to this immense popularity? Love Island is a reality show based on finding love, with contestants […]

1 2 3 11