#StudyHappy 2

#StudyHappy starts again next week on Tuesday 8th May! The event so nice, it’s happening twice! Struggling to study? Stressed out from exams or your dissertation? Fancy playing some retro games or relaxing on a virtual beach? The Student Life team are joining forces with the Library to bring you another week-long #StudyHappy event in…

From script to stage: Speaking at TEDxYouth@BrayfordPool

I stand on a large red dot. In my right hand, a gold clicker shines, whilst in my left are two cue cards containing a condensed version of my script. It was less than 24 hours before that I was studying the six pages of my TEDxYouth talk and wondering if my memory would allow…

6 tips to help you juggle uni, work and the rest of your life

It’s generally understood that uni is what you make it, but the one thing I can guarantee is that you will learn to juggle your life. I would consider myself to be the definition of someone who does too much; with two jobs, a 20 contact hour degree, being a part of two sports teams…

Graduation: 1 year on

Today marks exactly one year since I graduated from the University of Lincoln, in what can only be described as one of the most special days of my life. For many lucky students, this week will be their turn to robe up, walk through the castle grounds, and exit their time as a student with…

Graduate show experience

12th May 2017 – University of Lincoln BA Hons Fashion Show The best part of doing a design-based degree is, in my opinion, seeing your work come to life and witness people’s reactions to it. At The University of Lincoln, we are lucky enough to have the opportunity to showcase our final collections as part…

Do you need a colour fix?

Having always wanted to do a Colour Run, I leapt at the chance to take part in the one that came to Lincoln. The Student Colour Run Lincoln combined a festival-like atmosphere with a 5k run around the uni campus – sounds like fun, right? Well, I can tell you that it most definitely was! It…

BCA Cheerleading Competition 2017

Friday 14th April 2017: BCA University Nationals Cheerleading Competition at Telford. The Lincoln Jets – the University of Lincoln’s cheerleading team compete at all three levels and on Friday 14th April we got the coach to Telford to compete in the British National Championships. It was madness on the coach with everyone doing hair and…

Spectres on Steep Hill

When I filled out my UCAS all those years ago I never realised quite where my degree might take me. Back when I applied for my journalism course I imagined it would be all council meetings and school fetes. And don’t get me wrong, there’s a hell of a lot of those. But last Wednesday I found myself on a dark street corner wondering what I’d gotten myself into.