A Year as Editor…

Student Wire is recruiting a new editor; do you think you’ve got what it takes? The industry is a tough place to build yourself and get recognised in. Nowadays, it isn’t about who got what in that degree, but about the experience you have gained along the way, which is where the competition starts. Student Wire is in its sixth year, and is written by students, for students. We are a unique online magazine, which provide lively, relevant and credible features and news about the ups and downs of student life. We offer  elp, advice and tips for students attending…

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Black Mirror Series 4: Review

Black Mirror has been the benchmark for cutting edge television since it first aired in 2011. Writer, Charlie Brooker, uses closed story arcs to depict numerous dystopian scenarios which usually have come about due to technology becoming detrimental to the world we know. But with the divisive series on it’s fourth season, can Black Mirror maintain its appeal?   USS Callister This star-trek inspired comedy-thriller was a truly excellent start to season 4. Despite some absolutely shameless netflix plugging within the opening scenes, this ended up being one of the most exciting, and also one of the funniest, Black Mirror…

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StudentWire’s Ultimate Office Party

Well, what an exciting couple of weeks it’s been! We moved into a brand new, bigger office which meant one thing…we had to host the ultimate office-warming party! From beer pong on the board room table to archery in the office, we made sure ‘FUN’ was key to our party and judging by the sore heads in morning, we definitely achieved this.  Now, hosting a party isn’t the easiest of tasks and we wanted to make sure we had everything covered and this included the decorations. Hurn & Hurn, the unique homeware store, sent us some beautiful LED lights:   …

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Student Wire’s Top 12 Student Blogs

  Here at Student Wire we wanted to research blogs to help us collate a list of our favourites written by students. Taking into consideration the topics and blog themes that vary from technical to fun, we believe these are the top blogs that shed a spotlight of student life across the UK and incorporate elements that help to engage wide audiences. When looking at the blogs it was important to understand who’s writing, and what are they writing about so we get to know them. By also looking at the websites domain authority and moz rank we were able…

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Job vacancy – student magazine editor

We are delighted to announce that we are offering a new paid placement role, for Leeds students, as Student Wire is recruiting a new student editor for the next twelve months. Want to stand out from your peers? Student Wire is the perfect way to do so. With editor of one of the most successful student magazines around under your belt, you’ll be irresistible to future employers. Fantastic for your portfolio you’ll have experience to spare and won’t struggle to impress during interviews for placement etc.  In its fourth year – written for students, by students, Student Wire is a…

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