Shut up Bitch! – Poem

Here at student wire we wanted to mix things up a bit… Rather than give you another article to read whilst exams approach, we’ve got a personally written poem from a student at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance.  Enjoy!   When you constantly feel like you’re drowning And you can’t reach the ground with your feet The mind it becomes overwhelming I can’t speak any word that I think It becomes a blur An overbearing mess Organised chaos by him, by them. Society knows that it’s happening They chose to ignore the scattering We by gender, descriminated and told to…

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Fancy A Fruit Smoothie?

This Wednesday (30th November) from 8am, anyone passing by London Southbank can kick-start their day by claiming one of 3,000 delicious fruit smoothies from Dole Packaged Foods. You can pick up a smoothie from one of the giant ice luges in the shape of each fruit flavour.What better way to get one of your “5-a-day” than grabbing a free smoothie on the way to uni, or seeking out the Dole ice sculptures for a mid-afternoon pick me up?People in search of their smoothie fix will need to head to the giant strawberry, pineapple and raspberry ice sculptures that can be found…

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Latin Art At The South London Gallery

Recently I went to the South London Gallery with my partner as a part of our cultural programme for the weekend. The exhibition featured works by more than 35  Latin American artists including Carlos Amorales, Mariana Castillo Deball and Damian OrtegaFood, Music and FilmEven though the show was a collection of work by Latin American artists, it seemed to me much more global .The presentation included both video, sound and employed food as a material as well as a theme. It fascinated me how we both could engage with it on equal level,my partner being a gamer and a film buff…

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The Perfect Lighting For The Perfect Uni Room

We know that lighting can make a world of difference to a room. And we all know roughly what to look for when hunting out the perfect light. Brightness? Colour? Size? But what about for those of us who are more fashion conscious and want to make more of a statement? A light can do so much more than brighten up a room, it can change it from a room to a home and look great whilst doing so. Here are some things that we look for that can make the world of difference to a room;CharacterLamps come in a…

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Top 5 Things to do In Huddersfield

Huddersfield is a great place but doesn’t always receive the attention it deserves. If you’re planning on heading down, here are 5 things you should definitely check out.Castle HillThis has been by far one of my favourite places and a very popular place to visit in Huddersfield. Castle Hill is located near Newsome village, approximately 10 minutes drive from the centre. The Hill dates back 4000 years and is known for its Victoria Tower. It’s a beautiful place to walk, have a warm drink and simply enjoy the beautiful view. The Victoria Tower is usually open to explore (small admission fee of £1.85)….

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