Alzheimers Concept Horizontal

Alzheimer’s

I myself was the first to notice his odd behaviour. Odd was the only way we could describe it then, as we had not considered the disease that could be affecting him. The first incident was when my grandparents were looki...
Cherry BakewellCake3

Recipe: Cherry Bakewell Cake

As soon as people start talking about summer I immediately get excited for the long days, picnics, beach visits, barbecues, the ice-cream van, fish n’ chips and generally not having to go out in wellies and a giant...
Christmas Bells

Diary of a third year revisited

You probably don’t remember me, but I was the stressed out, panicking, nervous wreck who wrote an article at the beginning of the year about all the trials and tribulations I was about to face as a third year student her...
Stressed-student-1e0n26m

How to survive exams

Unfortunately, exam season is getting ever closer. For me and many other students this means weeks of practically living in the library, not getting much sleep and becoming a stressed out wreck. Fortunately, there are pl...
thCAYWORCI

Your guide to musical festivals 2013

It’s that time of year again (finally). The nights are lighter, the clocks have gone forward, the sun is shining (well, sort of), and many of us have an instant craving for sitting in a field wearing wellies AND sunnies ...
book_stack

The Six Faces of Northumbria Library

The uni did such a good job of extending our library and making first floor a bit nicer at the beginning of the year, but around this time it’s still virtually impossible to get a computer between the hours of 9am and 7p...
board-clip-art

Q&A With A Student Trustee

What does it mean to be a trustee? As a student trustee my role is to sit on the board of trustees for the union along with 3 other student trustees, the sabbatical officers and 4 external trustees to ensure that the uni...
northumbria1

Goodbye Northumbria

As last semester draws to an end, for one third of Northumbria students it is the final stretch of University. Many choose not to think about it, but within a few months most of us will be pushed (in some cases shoved) t...