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Hannah Gaffey – A story of hope, resilience and success

An English Language & Linguistics student has managed to achieve the unimaginable. Through her boundless determination and fierce devotion, Hannah Gaffey will continue to pursue her dream of making education […]

What’s the Box Series: Part 2- Peeling the Second Layer: Discovering a new hobby/interest

Hello Everyone! Long time no see, eh? Hope you’re having a wonderful summer; it’s been getting hot and rainy between days and creating ultimate mood-shifters! If you’re on holiday and […]

The devastating fires destroying the Amazon Rainforest

I believe I speak for most of us when we all reacted with utter shock, anger and torment after hearing about the devastating wildfires in the Amazon Rainforest. But the […]

Jamal Khashoggi – Freedom of Speech

Jamal Khashoggi was a former Saudi journalist and dissident who was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Although I have only become familiar with Khashoggi after his death, […]

What’s the Box Series: Part 1- Peeling the First Layer

Hello Everyone! Exam season has finally ended so that means ridding the heat from exam fever and welcoming the summer holiday heat! For all those new here, welcome to the […]

Let’s talk about HIV

It’s pride month so I wanted to take a look at the progress we’ve made and how far our language and attitudes toward HIV/AIDS have come. To do this I’ve […]

What’s the box? Introduction to a New Series!

Welcome to this brand-new series on Features! This is my first ever article for CUB, and I hope to engage readers into my thread of fun experiences, life lessons and […]

Banning Burkas and Burning Bras – What does it mean to be liberated?

The Hijab can mean different things depending on the country and culture, for clarity, when referring to the Hijab I’m talking about a headscarf/head covering, the niqab and burka are […]