7 Fun Ways to Revise

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It’s that time of year again – it’s revision time! With the exam season upon us, we know you’re all dreading those long revision sessions and those monotonous days in the library. Revising doesn’t need to be boring though – there are plenty of ways to keep things interesting, and even fun (yes, fun!).

In the hope of making the spring less grim for you, we put together a list of seven fun ways to revise.

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How to Cope with Homesickness at University


In our Mental Health and Wellbeing at University survey, we found that 73% of students suffer from homesickness at uni. Going to university is a life-changing event that can be pretty scary and see you waving goodbye to your comfort zone.

Homesickness is something that affects most students, even those who’ve never really been homebirds before. From building a support network of friends to keeping your mum on speed-dial, we’ve looked at the best ways to tackle homesickness, and found it’s all about balance:

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The Student Guide to Staying Well in Winter


The frosty mornings are rolling in, making it even harder to get out of bed in the morning. And while we’re getting excited about snuggly scarves and crossing our fingers for a snow day sometime soon, there’s one thing everyone dreads about winter: the very real possibility of getting a cold. Red runny noses, contagious-sounding coughs, and the outrageous cost of Lemsip are real-life winter struggles.

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