A Spring Sunset by Lara Rose

Galleria L’Artiste: “A Spring Sunset” © Lara Rose 2016 I look out of the window to my right,  my slightly closed eyes are dazzled by the light. The sparsely covered branches of  trees, Bear delicate young leaves of pale green. Colours of red and light blue, a playful Van Gogh palette. Golden rays create a …

I’ve had a lot on my plate… | Miss B

*TRIGGER WARNINGS* Eating Disorders and Suicide.   Student Bloggers – Miss B I suppose I should really explain why I’ve been on somewhat of a hiatus… I thoroughly intended to document everything. Everything, as it was happening, to show that no matter how terrible it gets, it’s still possible to come out of it. Well …

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 …

SU Elections

Written by Rebecca Lane With the Leeds Beckett University’s Student Union elections coming up, I thought I’d write a topical post about why voting is important – not just in SU elections, but in any election that could have the potential the effect your everyday life. If you don’t vote, you don’t have a voice, an …

Hula Hooping Society

Hula Hooping Written by Rose Korner Before I came to Leeds to begin my degree, the overflow of ideas and imaginings of what I would be doing seemed endless. My secondary school years had been my happiest, where I made my friends for life. I often asked myself, ‘surely uni would be the same, if …

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 …

Refugees Welcome in Leeds

Refugees Welcome in Leeds Written by Dali Aboul Housn You work, for as long as you can remember, to achieve a goal, to build a life for yourself, to secure a future for you and your family, and in the span of weeks it all comes crumbling down. Your home is torn apart, your family is …