The value of free stuff

Leaving home and going to university is exciting, but it does come with peripheral anxieties. Suddenly you are responsible for daily expenses in a way you may not have been before. This can increase the allure of free stuff and make your eyes more attuned to spotting bargains. Edinburgh has one of the most palpable […]


Mandatory Interruptions Policy to be enacted

The University of Edinburgh has recently made progress to the implementation of a new policy regarding the support and action on students’ mental health. ‘The Mandatory Interruptions’ amendment would allow university officials and staff to essentially pull students out of their studies in severe cases where students are faced with “factors outwith their control, including disability, medical conditions, or mental ill-health.” The current Support for Student Policy gives students […]