All posts tagged University

QM Society Review #1: The Debate Society; ‘Rating the Debating’

  The Society Review Column:  Not sure what societies to join? Afraid you’ll waste your money on a membership you won’t enjoy? Feel like Freshers’ fair does not give you […]

When the Empire Strikes Back: Decolonise the University – Queen Mary

Student mobilization around decolonisation movements at university is becoming increasingly widespread. From the #rhodesmustfall campaign in 2015 to Decolonise Keele Network writing an open letter to their university listing their […]

A Very Victorian Museum

  “Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.”   […]

Fresher’s Starter Pack!

What exactly do you remember from Freshers, or Welcome Week, apart from meeting people, fairs, treasure hunts, health, safety and other inductions? The most exciting bit – Freebies! You still might get […]

What’s the Box Series: Part 4 – Closing the Diary of a Shy Girl

Hi everyone! All set for uni? We too have been counting down the days ever since the holidays began 😉. For all those returning, are you excited to start a […]

Should QMUL teach students mindfulness techniques?

Student mental health and wellbeing is a conversation that is long overdue. Many universities fail to deal with the ever-mounting pressure on today’s students, however, some people are tackling the […]

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 […]

What will September bring?-Horoscopes for the new academic year!

September begins. Students prepare to go back to university and the pressures of studying again hit like a ton of bricks… or a ton of academic journals. So I think […]

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 […]