Better Out Than In

You know that panic that sets in just before reading week? It doesn’t make itself known right away. It begins with slight flutter when you realise that what you thought was Week 3 is actually Week 5. Next comes the gut-wrenching anxiety when you remember the multiple essays you have due within three days of … More Better Out Than In

Why are we Silent?

Nowadays, after watching the news, I can’t help but find myself imaging that we are in the midst of a political furore exacerbated by divisive polemics; witnessing manifest displays of rage and steadfast allegiance from left to right on political issues whereby the loudest opinion wins. Yet, despite all this yelling and opposition upon the … More Why are we Silent?

Groundings: The New Academic Journal from the G.U.U.

Having an article published in an academic journal can bring tremendous benefits to the author. They will see greater recognition in the world of academia, develop their academic writing and research skills and directly contribute to their field of study in a concrete, tangible way. However, undergraduate students often miss out on the benefits mentioned … More Groundings: The New Academic Journal from the G.U.U.

G-YOU’s Pledge: We Will Talk About The Black Dog

Being a student is no mean feat. The pressures we feel pushing on us from the outside are great, be they looming deadlines, the pressures to socialise, wondering “what comes next”, dealing with student loans that barely cover rent never-mind cost of living, and of course the stress of figuring out “who you are” – … More G-YOU’s Pledge: We Will Talk About The Black Dog

Why Queer Eye is the Programme we all NEED in our Lives

I’ll admit I’m late to the party but after finishing Season 2 of Queer Eye I can safely say it is the most life-affirming programme I’ve watched maybe ever. 5 gay men assisting other men from all walks of life, in all aspects of life from fashion to grooming to interior design to food and … More Why Queer Eye is the Programme we all NEED in our Lives