• How to Avoid Burning Out When Writing an Essay

    As an English and Film student, I’m familiar with the ebb and flow of productivity. Sometimes you can feel totally at the top of your game, with the words pouring out of you and onto the paper. While other days you can feel like ‘low tide’, with thoughts drying up in your head. Getting those words […]

  • My Top Films For Getting Into The Christmas Spirit!

    Are you feeling festive? With 2 assignments due on Monday, I’m not quite there yet either. You can bet though that as soon as I hit submit on that last essay, I’ll be putting on a pair of Christmas pyjamas and cosying up on the couch with a mug of hot chocolate and popping on […]

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  • Gadgets to Make Student Life Just a Little Bit Easier!

    Student life can be quite hectic! With lectures, tutorials, assignments, eating and sleeping to juggle, it really doesn’t feel like there are enough hours in the day! Technology, however, can help to make student life just a little bit easier! With Christmas right around the corner, here are my top affordable gadgets that you (or […]

  • How To Use A Planner To Stay Organised This Semester!

    I don’t know about you, but I am not a naturally organised person. I’m always running late, I’m always forgetting my phone, and my socks are always mismatched. If you ask any of my friends, however, they’ll tell you just how organised I am. That I’ve always done the reading for class, that I’ve always […]

  • Quick & Easy Student Meals!

    My Grandpa always says that “one should eat to live, not live to eat”. I think that I lie somewhere in the middle. While I love to eat good food, I can never be bothered to spend more than twenty minutes making a meal. As a self-proclaimed lazy cook, here are some of my favourite […]

  • A Day in the Life of Online University (English Student Edition)

    Have you ever wondered what a typical day of online university looks like for a fourth-year English & film Student at Dundee? While possibly something of a niche question, you’ve certainly come to the right place to find your answer! While online University might seem like a daunting prospect, I have learnt in the past […]