Leeds Beckett University Supports Local Charity by Kicking Off For Their First RAG Week

Leeds Beckett University supports local charity by kicking off for their first RAG Week Written by Rosie Heaton   Students from Leeds Beckett University came together for their first ever RAG week, hosted by the RAG society, in March to raise an impressive £300 for local charity St Gemma’s Hospice!   The money will go …

The Revenant – Review

The Revenant – Review Written by Joe Rafferty The Revenant is a breath taking revenge story that utilises mesmerising visuals, visceral action and impeccable acting, as well as adding an adrenaline shot to the western genre. The film has received considerable acclaim for its efforts and deservedly so. Actor Sean Penn, who is a friend …

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 …

Take a Step Ahead of Osteoporosis!

Take a Step Ahead of Osteoporosis Written by Monia Kittana We probably don’t think much of our bones. Although the risk is considerably high for developing fractures as bone density gradually starts to decrease from the age of 35 onwards. In the UK, 3 million people suffer from osteoporosis and the UK also has the …

The Language of Politics and Fear

The Language of Politics and Fear Written by Declan Mulholland, Chair of Leeds Beckett Labour. One of the most interesting aspects of the discourse surrounding modern day politics is the purposeful use of anodyne words. The death of innocent civilians in conflict is referred to as “collateral damage”. The 2003 invasion of Iraq was referred …

Transform the Living Room

COULD YOU DESIGN A MULTI-PURPOSE SPACE FOR STUDENTS AT LEEDS BECKETT? We are calling for students to submit entries for our open ideas competition to redesign the Living Room at Headingley Campus into a multi-purpose space for students to use however they choose. The Students’ Union exists to support students and as such the room …