Top 5 Things for Students to do in Summer

Top 5 Things for Students to do in the Summer Holidays Written by Ateeqa Riaz It is that time of year again where the library is crowded and everyone around you is tearing their hair out because of deadlines and revision. On the bright side, this means that summer is approaching! Most students are hoping …

Top 5 Tips for House Hunting

Written By Andrew Moody   How time flies when you are having fun! It may seem like you only just moved in halls, and now you are through the year and your friends are starting to talk about looking for housing. While it can be daunting moving out of halls, or the comfort of your …

5 Tips: How to make the most of the summer break

        Exam period is almost over; graduation is drawing close for final years and for the rest of us it means only one thing – summer break. I know what you’re thinking “yipee” but the summer holidays can soon pass you by and it may be September and the beginning of academic year 2012/13 …

Revise Your Study Venues: 5 New Places to Work

        Out of nowhere it seems exams are here once again. No matter how many we have taken, they are usually a daunting experience that are preceded by copious amounts of stress and late nights! Although at Leeds Met we have two excellent libraries full of helpful staff and endless resources, not everyone …

Top 5 Easter Eggs for a fiver (or there about!)

        It’s getting close to Easter Sunday, and those of you who gave up chocolate for lent might be wondering which fantastic festive treats you should chose to indulge. Here are The Met Online’s picks for Easter eggs that don’t stretch a student budget too far. Lindt Gold Bunny Egg £5.19 Thornton’s …

Top 5 ‘Old School’ Kids Tv

      When I think back to my days as a misguided youth I find myself overcome  with found memories of playing out, birthday parties and school trips. But one thing sticks in my memory more than all those things, watching TV. I built quite a strong relationship with the floor in front of …

Top 5 Retro Video Games

    When I got the opportunity to do this piece I jumped at it. Not because I think retro games need to be celebrated more, truth be told I think the likes of the SNES command a sense of nostalgia far greater than they deserve. Where gaming, for me anyway, really took off was with the …

5 top tips on how to tackle deadlines

    It’s getting to that time of year when deadlines are appearing. Although hand in dates after the Easter break may seem far away, they will come around before you know it. Many students struggle to organise themselves efficiently, choosing to delay starting assignments by going out or spending time with friends in the …