Things for students to do in summer holidays

It is that time of year again where the library is crowded, and everyone around you is tearing their hair out because of deadlines and revision. However, On the bright side summer is approaching! Most of the students are hoping to enjoy uni free zone and relax in the sun. However, let’s face it, it is only a matter of time before you will get bored of doing nothing. So you might as well do something productive and active. Here are some ideas for you to think about:Find a jobIt is hard to find a job but not impossible. This…

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A Tuffit is for life, not just for Uni

If you haven’t yet heard about the latest must-have in home fitness, prepare to be amazed by the Tuffit by Fit for Keeps.It’s a brand new concept in fitness designed to give you all the benefits of cardio and strength training in one neat little package – no need for the usual treadmills or weight machines, this little beauty does it all. But you could be forgiven for thinking it’s actually a footstool, as the creators behind this exciting invention have deliberately designed it to look like furniture.It’s supported by over 150 programmes that you can access online for free…

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Mindfulness – seeing the world and yourself a bit more clearly

Mindfulness – seeing the world (and yourself) a bit more  clearlyAs a student trying to figure out my place in the world, I find that the amount of pressure to succeed, along with the number of distractions that stand in the way of success seem to rise together. There is pressure to have good grades, but also be available to friends and family and have an exciting life outside of university. As exam season approaches, it can be extremely tough to be a ball of joy with your loved ones, or to let go and have fun when you’re thinking…

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Manchester United – The lost identity

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The last thing I like seeing in Football is managers losing their jobs. In the Premier League we have very much adopted a hire and fire culture and it is hard to watch many a talented manager slip through the nets of clubs due to a board with a trigger finger. In the case of Manchester United however I feel that Louis Van Gaal’s time is up.The team are a shadow of their former selves and seemingly it looks as if the team and manager have run out of ideas. After spending over £300 million and having a squad that…

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On Tuesday night we witnessed a truly professional performance from one of the best teams the world has ever seen. They were sharp, easy on the eye and gave a real sense of satisfaction to the way they play football. Even as an Arsenal fan I was truly humbled that my team I have followed all my life could be on the same pitch as such marvellous opposition. Barcelona have it all. The complete team.An unbeatable front 3 of Messi, Neymar and Suarez (MSN) have notched up a cool 93 goals this season in all competitions. A truly remarkable statistic….

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