Cue the Celebrations, Cut the Cost
Student experienceUndergraduate

Cue the Celebrations, Cut the Cost

I’ve known students to put more time into planning their celebrations after, rather than studying for, their exams. Indeed, it may be just this sort of optimism which helps us: with the end in sight, we can just about manage to conquer the contagious communal fear of an exam hall, sit through the standardised opening spiel…
Student life with a food allergy
CollegesStudent experience

Student life with a food allergy

There is no doubt that over the past 20 years, the number of people in the UK living with a food allergy is increasing, and this is especially the case amongst young people. According to Allergy UK, currently, between 6 and 8% of children are thought to have a food allergy, compared with less than 3% of adults. With the rate of…
A day in the life of a Natural Sciences student - Organising DurHack
DepartmentsEventsSocietiesStudent experienceUndergraduate

A day in the life of a Natural Sciences student - Organising DurHack

Being tied to a single subject like Maths or Computer Science never felt quite right to me. Studying Natural Sciences, on the other hand, allows me to select modules across a range of subjects that pique my interest. I’m able to tailor my education to what works for me and to what enables me to make the most of other…