Alternative Letting Agency for Students

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Have you ever had a bad letting problem? Struggled to understand what and why you are paying high agency fees? So did University of York’s Ryan Hill. During the course of setting up his second year’s accommodation, Ryan had a bad experience with a local student-focused letting agency, and quickly discovered he was not the only student struggling with them. After speaking to numerous students about their experiences, he found the agency had been dictating various aspects such as telling students they must be dressed a certain way if they wanted to be picked up and transported for the property…

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Meditate your exam anxieties away with Anamaya

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Feeling frazzled?! Is meditation the key to surviving exam stress…Studentwire investigates how leading meditation app, Anamaya, could help. Though we can’t deny there’s many positives of student life – the raving, lazy duvet days and having an excuse to eat terrible food for most of the time to name just a few – the stress of exams and mounting deadlines can, at times, get on top of you and seem to annihilate all those positives in one fell swoop. So how can we help to manage our stress levels during those demanding times? Well fear not students, there’s a new…

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Shinobi Controls excels for budding app developers

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Apps are an ever growing way to make your fortune. The diversity and creativity making an app allows is certainly appealing to most. Think you could create a new dating app to rival tinder, or launch another candy crush style craze with an addictive game? Then this article is worth a read. Lets be honest, unless your a tech expert the idea is the easy part. Shinobi Controls wants to lend you a hand, here are three top tools that could make your app dream a reality…Lots of graduates have made their fortunes by developing apps for mobile devices. Are…

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Get ahead in the summer months

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So, it’s summer, finally. You’ve been waiting for the day your exams to finish since, well, forever. As the anticipation or BBQ’s and picnics slowly fades away and the British summer does what it does best – ruin everyone’s lives. You’re miles away from your uni pals and that independent life you once lived so happily, things can seem less than desirable. Here are a few things to bear in mind during the summer months. 1. When your parents say get a job, get one. They’ll hide it behind earning money and responsibility, but lets be honest, they just want…

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How to choose a university course

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Picking a university course is one of the hardest things to do as a student. You are about to spend nine grand a year on a course which you must love because you will spend the rest of your life dedicated to it. And who wants to spend their who life doing something they hate until they are a pensioner?  The reality is, is that it isn’t so easy to pick a course for university. You’re only around seventeen and you feel pressurised to pick the right course but you have no idea where to start when going about this….

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