Lifestyle Wellbeing

Let the red times flow: a period emoji is finally coming

Unicode announced that they are releasing 59 new emojis this year, including a drop of blood representing periods. The emoji was fought for by Plan International UK, a global children’s charity who ran a survey in 2017 to find out how much shame and stigma still impact girls’ and women’s experiences of having their period […]


The EU student’s guide to Brexit: everything you need to know

With Brexit fast approaching, many EU students in the UK, whether visiting or full-time, are uncertain what the future might hold for them. On 30 March, there will be 14,000 young Europeans on exchange in the UK under the ERASMUS+ programme and 7,000 Brits on exchange in Europe. But, to quote Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide […]