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New Year’s Resolutions
Student experienceUndergraduate

New Year’s Resolutions

The festivities are behind us, the Christmas decorations have been taken down and for many of us it’s time to start thinking about resolutions that we can make for the coming year. I have compiled a list of my resolutions for University this year: Durham Cathedral 1. Explore more of Durham Having lived in Durham for almost two…
The Hogan Lovells and Ashurst Law Ball 2016
EventsStudent experience

The Hogan Lovells and Ashurst Law Ball 2016

A highly anticipated yearly event, I was lucky enough to attend Durham University’s Law Ball for the third time this year. For those unaware of the University’s penchant for exciting and glamorous balls, they’re held throughout the year by various societies, groups and colleges and are a chance to dress up, enjoy a…
Capture the Flag
DepartmentsEventsUndergraduate

Capture the Flag

BAE Systems, a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company organises an event called Capture the Flag across UK universities. The event took place at Durham on Saturday, November 26, 2016. The event comprised of a set of cyber security challenges of different difficulty levels and the task was to solve as many…
Feeling festive?
Durham City

Feeling festive?

Feeling festive and looking for things to do in Durham to get you in the Christmas spirit? Natural Sciences student Sophie has come up with a few suggestions: Oriental Museum Oriental Museum- Christmas Around the World Situated near Van Mildert College, the Oriental museum is a great day out. Admission to the museum is free for…
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…
Student experience

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Seeing all the Christmas lights spring up around town has made me super-hyped for Christmas this year. With all the cheesy Christmas songs constantly stuck in my head, I can’t think of what better way to unleash that festive feeling than by going to as many Student Community Action (SCA) Christmas events as possible! There are…
Interview with Flo from Sweeney Todd
DramaStudent experienceTheatre

Interview with Flo from Sweeney Todd

Psychology student Katy interviewed Flo, a Liberal Arts student, who recently performed in Sweeney Todd, a musical produced by DULOG (Durham University Light Opera and Musical Theatre Group). Read on to find out more about her experience of auditions and performing: Tell us a little bit about yourself I’m Flo, I’m from…
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