All posts tagged QMSU

The Big Bad Arab Wolf.

In Mohammed Bin Salman’s 60 Minutes interview with Norah O’Donnell, the Prince evaded questions about the Kingdom’s commitment to human rights principles by reminding O’Donnell that: “Saudi standards are not […]

Why Self Care Is So Important (Especially at University).

Warning: This post contains material about mental health. People on the internet throw around the term “treat yo’ self” a lot; yet how often do you actually ‘treat yourself’? There […]

REVIEW: Aleem @ O2 Academy Islington, 28/02/18

**** It is never easy for an up-and-coming artist to headline a show, showcasing tracks from their upcoming album, and keep the attention of the crowd throughout. That was the […]

End the boycott of the National Student Survey!

This week, I spoke for the motion to end the boycott of the National Student Survey, or NSS. Here’s why I believe that student council was completely right to vote for the motion. The argument for boycott is as so: the data will […]

Poetry Across Borders

It’s a Monday night, and I’m sitting in a lecture theatre with people spilling from the stairs leading up to the seats. We are students across all years and disciplines, […]

Ha Ha Ha and Half the Population Falls Down

As I sit up in the early hours of Monday morning watching the 2016 TV show, Fleabag, with my laptop on my belly, a melting tub of Ben and Jerry’s […]

Queen Mary’s This Girl Can x Uni Boob Team Event

“Let’s just see how far we get.”  On Monday night, Lina Nielsen spoke to students at Queen Mary’s This Girl Can x Uni Boob Team event; an evening dedicated to […]

The Killer Inside Me: A Chilling Insight into a Warped Mind

I bought this book blind (literally) as it was part of A Blind Date with a Book, a company that hand wraps books from a wide range of genres in […]

Sophie, Ben and Other Problems: A Review

Conor Burke’s Sophie, Ben and Other Problems sees two young people delivering a talk about themselves, their relationship and, not surprisingly, “other problems”. The premise of the play is as […]