Would you strip to pay your way?

It has become a popular phenomenon, young women selling their bodies in strip clubs and lap dancing bars, not to pay for an expensive drug habit, or to experience the love and desire missing from their lives, but to pay ...
Big-Issue

The Biggest Issue

Every day as you walk through town you will see big issue sellers and nearly everyone will have ignored them. Because we do. Sellers have always been there, the magazine was founded in 1991 so has been part of our lives ...
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Do Something Amazing Today

A few weeks ago I joined another 150 or so Northumbrians in lying down in Domain, one of the easiest ways to help save or improve someone else’s life, we were all giving blood at one of the many donor sessions held acros...
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Internet Sensations

Internet sensations; they have the same life span as your average butterfly.  But as to what makes them, I have a theory and its not pretty.  To be an internet sensation, people have to laugh. I’m not going to lie,...
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How to be more organised

I am always the centre of peoples jokes when they realise exactly how organised I am. I’ve learnt to deal with it and regularly give some great advice to others about how to be more organised. Some take the advice well, ...
Elections

Elections Results

    In a week in early March, 23 candidates fought to be the next Sabbatical Officers of your Students’ Union (not Hunger Games style) by convincing Northumbria students that their passion and their visio...
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Diary of a 3rd year

So the infamous third year has arrived, hello huge workloads, constant pep talks about ‘the future’ and that dreaded ‘D’ word: the dissertation! The time has come to be sensible and set an example as a third and final ye...
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Hot or Not: PDA’s – For

I fully understand why Public Displays of Affection have such a bad reputation. I understand the fact that they can make a passer-by feel awkward or make your friend feel like a third wheel. I also understand that when a...
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Hot or Not: PDA – Against

“Get a room” is a term frequently used at university, so why does no one pay attention to it? Instead, hundreds of people think it is perfectly acceptable to share their passion for each other in broad daylight. Kissing ...