Tag : new year

New Year, Studious Me

10 months ago / 0 comments

With February upon us, most of us have admitted defeat when it comes to New Year’s resolutions. Year in, year out, in an attempt to reinvent our future selves, millions of us declare 1st January as the start of a new beginning. But how important is this? Is the nation’s … Read More

5 ways to stick to your New Year’s resolutions

10 months ago / 0 comments

January can be a strange time of year. It’s a time when the post-Christmas-blues seep in, dry January hits hard, and summer is just too far away to seem real. On the other hand, it’s also a time for reflecting on the previous year and making some new goals for … Read More

New year, new you – new society?

10 months ago / 0 comments

It’s the new year (just about..) and with the new year comes all the talk around pushing the boat out and trying something new. Taking the plunge can be daunting, but since these societies are all newbies too maybe it’ll be a case of problem shared and problem halved? In … Read More

Fashion resolutions

10 months ago / 0 comments

Our writers discuss what they want to change about their style this year and how. Do you ever wake up in the morning and put together an incredible outfit only to get hit by a wave of self-consciousness which makes you take it all back off again? This is something … Read More

From 70’s rock to 80’s disco: what’s coming up in the new year

10 months ago / 0 comments

Isabella Minns talks us through why she’s swapping new year’s resolutions for fashion reflections and a chance to embrace new trends. I am not usually one to make New Year’s resolutions. Most of them have failed miserably within weeks, leading to the familiar deflated feeling as you sit surrounded by … Read More

Have a Truly Healthy New Year

2 years ago / 0 comments

“New Year, New Me”. You adopt a mocking tone when you say it, because deep down, you know the resolutions made now will be forgotten by February. And yet, you still put yourself through it. You still insist that you will go to the gym every day, you will eat … Read More

Kat’s Dry January Diary (or Dry-ary) for Brain Tumour Research

2 years ago / 0 comments

  Name: Kat Age: 23 Studying: Just graduated from an MA in English Literature Occupation: Barmaid LUU Societies: The Gryphon, SwingSoc, Jazz and Blues Drink of choice: Pint of cider in the pub, glass of red wine at home.   Why go dry? My reasons for giving up alcohol for … Read More

New Year, New You?

3 years ago / 0 comments

Why wait until the New Year to be a ‘new you’? New Year’s Eve is something I’ve never been able to get excited about. It’s an evening where people get blind drunk and pledge to change their lives, as if there is some sort of magic in the air at … Read More

New year, new you

4 years ago / 0 comments

It’s an exciting time, this. It’s a new year, a new term, a new start. This time of year is great for updating your outlook, and making some changes for the future. Alas, for me, the whole New Year’s Resolution thing is ruined by the fact that I’m already really … Read More

Blogs | Welcoming 2014 in Germany

5 years ago / 0 comments

From a foodie Christmas to a psychotic January… Not sure how I survived this winter. Welcome to 2014 in Germany. I am currently sat in a poser hipster café attempting to write this blog. I probably seem like I am trying to emulate some kind of self-indulgent edgy blogger combined … Read More