What Uni stereotype are you (boys)?

Most people come to Uni as your typical average Joe but it is inevitable that you will fall into one of these stereotypes:”The fresher try hard”You go out of your way to become the alpha male by drinking dirty pints whilst being cheered along to the original ‘I like to drink with….’ Chant.  When asked the inevitable question ‘how many girls have you slept with’ on the first night of freshers, you quadruple the number of girls – classic. You pretend you know nothing about your fit flat mate who’s well out of your league but really you know what car…

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Have you considered an emergency phone?

We’re a generation obsessed with technology. You may not class yourself as a tech lover, but us students use technology everyday. If you’re anything like me, you’ll use it ALL day everyday.There’s never a moment my phone is not in my hand, seriously. I may not constantly be using it, but I like to have it close. Incase of emergency phone call, tweet or snapchat (yes, you can get an emergency snapchat). Now, on a night out is no different. Selfies at pre drinks are a priority over phone battery, snapchatting the hilarious things your friends do in the taxi is…

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Open mic madness at Student Hub

By now you probably think you’ve heard all you need to hear about last week’s Student Hub in The Light, Leeds. No need to worry – I can assure you that there is still plenty more for us to write about.This article focuses on the amazing talent we came across at the open mic session on the Friday afternoon of the hub. At 1pm we transformed the courtyard into the most up and coming music venue around.Jemima Hope Bryan kicked off the afternoon with her earthy vocals and guitar playing, giving us an individual rendition of Megan Trainor’s ‘All About…

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Your health at University (Leeds special)

Registering for a doctors at university may not always feel like a priority but taking the time to fill out a form and find a surgery near you is crucial for your health. The Light Surgery team were on hand last week at the Student Hub to offer advice and ensure all student’s had the vaccinations they need and had registered with a GP. Forms were on offer on the day and the assistance of a GP from the surgery was at hand. Students also had the chance to grab goodie bags with all the usual student treats in them (a…

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Bring on winter!

Sleep-themed articles are pretty common here at Student Wire and we can’t deny that during term time sleep is our most common activity. With this in mind we couldn’t resist sharing our new favourite loungewear brand with you. With winter fast approaching, we all want to be snuggled up inside in our comfiest and cosiest pyjamas.Jimmi Jamms provide stylish, comfortable women’s sleepwear and this year their range is bigger and better than ever. I was lucky enough to be sent the Jimmi Jamms Signature Hoodie and have never known comfort like it. The lightweight fleece keeps you warm and snug all…

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