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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Internet Trolls: Surviving Hell

Internet Trolls

One of the sadder elements of modern living is the exponential growth of cyber bullying and the birth of the online troll. Bullying, while in the past was often performed in the realms of classrooms and playgrounds, now stretches far beyond, invading our homes and personal lives. While in the past, bullies had to at least look their target it the eye, they now have the freedom, access, and the anonymity, to send abuse from the comfort of their own home.Worries over the volume of cyber bullying are compounded by a recent YouGov survey that reveals that as a many…

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Vote for us: UK Blog Awards 2015

The vote is officially open! From now until Monday 1st December, you guys could be ever so lovely and vote for us in the UK Blog Awards 2015. This is the first year that Student Wire has been entered and we have entered under two categories, the Lifestyle category and Young Person Recognition. We would be thrilled to become finalists for either but the Young Person Recognition would be an amazing title to hold with all of the hard voluntary work from all of our student writers, myself included.   Head on over to the entry page by clicking on…

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