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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June 2nd, National Doughnut Day!!

It Friday 2nd June 2017….. Not any normal Friday… This Friday will start the weekend off the right way…. It’s National Doughnut Day!!   Every first Friday in June, people often celebrate the doughnut whilst honouring the Salvation Army Lassies. These are the women that served doughnuts to the soldiers during WW1 in 1938, when this tradition began. Their goal of this fundraiser was to provide the needy through the great depression. Fun Fact: The doughnuts were often cooked in oil in the metal helmets belonging to the soldiers. What better way to admire these beautiful creations than to share…

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Tetley Tea Product Review

If you’re a tea lover, then this is the blog post for you. – With Tetley’s bringing out new tea ranges, you’ve got the best opportunity to widen your tea-taste-buds whilst picking up the health benefits that the teas include.  Get summer ready with Tetley’s new tea! With exciting new flavours for you to try, along come even more health benefits for you!   Tetley were kind enough to send me over a few samples of their new teas. Over a few weeks, me and multiple family members have been reviewing these products ready for you. You might be thinking… How is…

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Roccabox Event, Leeds

May 17th, I was lucky enough to have to opportunity and attended the Roccabox event at John Lewis, Leeds. This event was exploring the collaboration Roccabox have made with Urban Decay and GHD, based aroun d their new limited edition collections. All three organisations created an event box containing products from both brands, with the traditional Roccabox features. With finger food and champagne, we were able to sit back and watch them give demonstrations and information on their new products.   What is Roccabox? “Roccabox is a beauty members club, offering you the chance to trial and test must-have make-up, skincare and…

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How To Make The Library More Bearable

It’s that time of year again. Our coursework deadlines are fast approaching, and exam revision is beginning to take over our lives and leave us drowned in work, stress and tears. How can we possibly make spending time in the library that slightly bit more bearable and motivating? Library days can be long, draining and mentally straining – especially with our alcohol-infused student brains, complimented with the sun that is beginning to come out. What are the best ways to help us keep our heads down whilst dealing with the fact that we could be spending our time at the pub…

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