Student Struggling with University Pressure
By Marketing Team

Is there too much pressure to go to university?

July 23, 2019

Every year, school leavers are faced with an important decision: what next? There’s a whole variety of pathways, yet, shockingly, 50% of young people feel pressured to go to uni. A survey of recent school-leavers showed that half of the UK’s 18-24 year olds experienced pressure to pursue further education rather than exploring vocational options. Six out of

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By Marketing Team

How can we reduce the carbon footprint of universities?

July 22, 2019

How many millions of people travel each day to attend their lectures? How much accommodation is built yearly to house the influx of students? And how many physical sources are going to be needed due to the demand for university courses? We’re not eco-warriors, and we’re not here to tell you to cycle to work,

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By Marketing Team

The importance of university libraries

July 18, 2019

Libraries play a fundamental role in enhancing the learning experience, providing students with all the materials and services they need to improve their knowledge. With university fees reaching £9,000 a year, libraries need to focus on students in order to satisfy their needs. Currently, libraries are offering different services aiming to improve the student experience, including a

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By Marketing Team

Summer on a student budget

July 16, 2019

Whilst it’s great to stay productive this summer, the holidays are also a time to take a break, relax from the pressures of uni and have fun! Exotic holidays are appealing, but often out of reach of a typical student budget. However, don’t let your finances stop you from having a fun-filled summer.  There’s plenty of cheap

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