All posts tagged magic

The Cauldron: a bar that will have you screaming *Wingardium Mimosa*

Is anyone still heartbroken that their letter to Hogwarts never turned up (or is it just me)? Do you wish you could have learnt herbology with Professor Sprout? Or perhaps […]

Book Review: ‘Browse’ by Henry Hitchings.

What’s better than a book? A bookshop! Bookshops have a special kind of magic: the ability to answer our questions; to transport us to anywhere in any period of time; […]

The Pixar Theory.

Would you believe me if I told you all the films Pixar have produced are part of the same universe? Well it turns out this idea may not be too […]

Be FESTIVAL ready!

It’s festival season and packing the fun, yet functional essentials can be a challenge. Here are some key products to keep you going throughout the hot, sunny day and big […]

TEDx UCL Women: women inspiring women

TEDx UCL Women was hosted at Queen Mary this year and held in the Great Hall in People’s Palace. It was a jam-packed day of inspirational talks, broken up by […]

One Step Back: The Effects of Harry Potter on Adult Literacy

The news that it has been 20 years since the first book in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, was published has been all over […]

On London and Dreams…

This is a slight deviation from our usual reviews and historical articles about the city, but as the semester is drawing to a close (are you panicking? I’m not panicking…) […]

‘You Didn’t Have To’: Interview

“You’ve just gotta throw yourself into stuff” With the New Writers’ Festival drawing near, I sat down and spoke with Sebastião Marques Lopes about his play, You Didn’t Have To, […]

Magic Exists…

It has never been a secret that household herbs are great for you, but they aren’t truly credited of their full potential. Rosmarinus Officinalis in it’s scientific terms, rosemary to […]