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The “new normal”: 2 in 5 students consider quitting uni from high rent fees

New survey data from Save the Student shows growing dissatisfaction with the student rentals market, as 2 in 5 students consider dropping out of university due to the cost of…

How the ‘Sunday Scaries’ walking group tackles student loneliness

Sunday Scaries is an Edinburgh-based, student-led walking group, aiming to create community through the Scottish winter. Founded last year by University of Edinburgh fourth-year students Tara Williams and Evie Raphael,…

How to beat the New Year blues

The new year has always been a tricky time of year: we are officially halfway through the academic year, attempting to keep on top of our New Year’s resolutions, as…

What to do when you’re homesick and feeling low

Winter: comforting but cold, sociable yet lonely, ushered in by the hanging of twinkling lights whilst days are cut short by the deep hues of a black and blue sky.…

What the Beckham documentary tells us about changing approaches to athlete mental health

The new Beckham documentary on Netflix is particularly striking, for one reason. It’s not the montages of legendary free kicks and crosses that reminded us of the incredible playerDavid Beckham…

How to get more offline: a guide to ditching screens

Mobile phones: the technological development which revolutionised the way we work, interact withthe world and consume information and entertainment. Yet, they also pose a risk. The phone has us glued…

Paging Dr. Google: health anxiety and me

Being concerned about your physical health, to a certain degree, is normal, as is not wanting to fall ill. Spending hours every day consumed by sheer, immobilising terror about being…

A Testament To Wild Swimming

This International Women’s Day, I will be celebrating with a sunrise swim at Portobello in order to commemorate the sense of community and solidarity of shared pain which IWD is…