Lifestyle Wellbeing

How to cope with feeling homesick

Coming to university can be terrifying. You’re thrust into a completely new environment, most likely away from your family and friends. Despite being constantly surrounded by people, it can be very easy to feel alone; and that’s okay. Homesickness, despite how irrational it can feel, is very real, however there are definitely ways to deal […]


Period problems: Megan’s menstrual cup review

Lifestyle writer Megan Burton shares her experience of using a menstrual cup for the first time, providing The Student with the lowdown of the cup’s compatibility with student life. Period problems I hate buying period products. I hate the lengthy process of going into Sainsbury’s, trying to subtly pick out a box of tampons, burying […]