Join us for the second day of the Hub

Thanks to everyone who joined us yesterday for The Student Hub. We’re here again today and we’ll be telling you all about it! Here’s what’s on today – make sure you make it down to see us!10.30am to 3pm                  Tweet Shop Come to the Tweet Shop and tweet for food, drinks and other freebies. We’ll be announcing what you can tweet for and when throughout the day – just so you don’t miss out. Starbucks, Bagel Nash and Barburrito are just some of those offering treats.Competitions Visit The Light’s social channels (facebook.com/thelightleeds and @thelightleeds on Twitter) to enter the student…

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Sewing success at student hub

If like me – you may not be a dab hand at anything too craft based, sewing may seem rather intimidating. Luckily for me, Fabrication were on hand at The Light’s Student Hub today to give me a few pointers.  Fabrication Crafts Ltd are a Social Enterprise who support micro craft and fashion businesses along with teaching craft skills in house and in the community. They source over 40 artists and designers to fill their Leeds based non-funded organisation. Sewing may not be your thing or bare any appeal to you, but whilst at university it may become something you need to…

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Open for business

Come down to The Student Hub For the next two days, we’re going to be at The Light on the Headrow in the city centre blogging live from The Student Hub. We’ll be learning what the centre has to offer for students and reporting back on everything that’s going on. The best thing is, you can join in too…10.30am to 3pm Tweet Shop – free stuff on offer! Come to the Tweet Shop and tweet for food, drinks and other freebies. We’ll be announcing what you can tweet for and when throughout the day – just so you don’t miss…

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Five reasons you should head to The Student Hub this Thursday and Friday

Freshers’ Week is finally upon us!! Whether you’re new to Leeds or returning after a much deserved summer off, there’s no better place to be this Thursday (24th) and Friday (25th) than The Student Hub at The Light (shopping centre on The Headrow). Here’s the reasons whys… 1 – Free stuff!!The Student Hub will include an exclusive Tweet Shop where you’ll be able to get a whole host of freebies – food, drink and goodies – just by sending a tweet from the Tweet Shop menu. With Bagel Nash bagels, Barburrito burritos and Starbucks coffee available, plus much, much more….

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The First Few Minutes of Loneliness

This article purely targets those going off to live in halls or shared housing. If you are living at home then it may not particularly apply to you. What does the title mean? ‘The First Few Minutes of Loneliness’, well, it’s all about how you deal with those first few moments of feeling lonely when your parents and friends leave after moving you into halls/shared housing and you don’t know what to do with yourself.  This article is important because it’s going to highlight the fact that no matter who you are, you may have a feeling of extreme loneliness…

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