‘The Balkans’: How we made a 3 part Amazon documentary series whilst studying at Durham
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‘The Balkans’: How we made a 3 part Amazon documentary series whilst studying at Durham

For the past 18 months, myself and fellow Durham students have been working on a 3 part documentary series for Amazon Prime Video. As a group, we carried out all elements of production. The series, ‘The Balkans’ has been a long time in the making. The process involved adapting to the scenario and ‘working with what…
Virtual Welfare at John's
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Virtual Welfare at John's

In recent weeks, there has been significant concern about the potential consequences of the coronavirus outbreak upon our physical health and the economy. However, self-isolation can also have huge impacts on mental health, with loneliness, fear, and sadness affecting many. As the newly elected Welfare Events Officer at St…
Part-time jobs at Durham University
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Part-time jobs at Durham University

One of the things I value about Durham is that there is such an emphasis on balancing the many things that university students may be juggling: degree work, socialising, exercise (optional, but ideal), me-time, and the bit I want to talk about in this blog – part-time work. Of course, taking on a job alongside your degree…
Part time jobs at Durham Uni
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Part time jobs at Durham Uni

Hello everyone As a prospective student applying to universities I was really unsure what sort of part-time jobs would be on offer and how common it would be to have a part-time job at uni. Because of this, I really wanted to share with you my experience and that of a few other students to show you what working part-time at…