Checking In…or Checking Out?

Workload is a load of work – at university level the amount of work is greater than A Level but we’re adults now, aren’t we? We ought to be able to take this kind of strain in our stride now we’re fully functioning 20 year olds – managing our time effectively while eating correctly, socialising, …

The Naked Truth

Choosing between a dark room in the back of a pub filled with naked models in repose behind a waiting canvas and a night of essay writing should be an easy choice. Should. Indeed, if you believe all the propaganda pushed by the nightclub marketing teams and that one very loud member of your family …

To all the Men

  Trigger Warning: Sexual assault Written anonymously by a Leeds Beckett student   To all the men… To all the men who have “innocently” wolf-whistled at me passing by, it was not flattering that you found me attractive. You reduced me to an object, worth nothing more than a decoration to look at. To all …

How and why the Smiths can assist your midlife blues (the facts of life that will eat you alive, spit you out and smoke you).

We are human. It’s who we are, don’t be in denial of those key features that make your vanity spike when confronting the mirror after a heavy night of heartbreak and ale. The one you want, but can’t have, whilst sitting on a hillside desolate as there’s panic on the streets of Leeds, posts a …

Graduated: Keep Calm and Carry On

Written by Ateeqa Riaz   Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do. Since childhood, we are told what to wear, what to eat and what to do. But why is it that as soon as you reach your graduation date, the …