With the end of the year drawing closer, we have compiled an A-Z of our favourite things that have happened this year – we hope you enjoy looking back at them. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Downing Students! A Australia voted yes to same-sex marriage. (They also stole the ashes from us, but […]Read more >
It’s time to wrap up warm this winter with our 6 fashion essentials for students! 1. Warm coat As temperatures continue to drop, colder air, heavier rain and more snow expected to fall, one item definitely worth investing in this winter is a warm coat. This will make your commute to university a little more […]Read more >
Although ‘tis the season to be jolly, those January exams and fast-approaching coursework deadlines will soon be here! So, whether you’re staying at your student accommodation or heading home for Christmas, you’ll need to find a way to balance your revision with making quality time for yourself, family, friends and/or flatmates. To help you, here’s […]Read more >
If you’re not fond of the cold and find yourself stuck in and bored during the chilly winter months, keep yourself busy with these 6 indoor activities for students to help beat winter boredom… 1. Learn Something New Learn something new alongside your studies during the Christmas break to keep your brain active! Some ideas […]Read more >
It’s that time of year again when we’re required to dig deep into our (perhaps thinning) student loans and give gifts to the people we love. Now whilst the concept of gift giving is something we’re all about (bring on those endorphins), it can difficult for the humble student to find suitable presents for all […]Read more >
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