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Things I wish I did during first year

Image: Bryony Wharfe [Danielle Smith | Contributing Writer] Joining university can be a scary choice to make, especially not knowing what to expect or who to meet. We conducted a survey asking first-year University of Hertfordshire what they wish they had done during their first year of university. One student*  said: “I wish I spent less money…

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I want to DJ, where do I start?

This is part 1 of a 3 part series Dean Chapman AKA DC13 | Crush DJ Many people want to be a DJ at some point in their lifetime. Whether you’re a teenager heading into university and wanting to DJ in front of thousands of people, or a parent looking after a family and wanting…


LinkedIn: Dos and Don’ts

Image: Pixabay [Raymond Adekolu | Contributing Writer] Have you ever wondered what to do on LinkedIn, to maximize your success in connecting with others? In what follows, you with discover the five mistakes people make on LinkedIn that are killing their success when connecting with others, and five things that you can adopt to improve…


Grumpy Corner: Fake Pockets

Image: Pixabay [Anonymous writer] Fake pockets or ‘decorative pockets’ as they may be known, is just like putting glitter on a turd, it is what it is, deceit. If you don’t quite feel the gravity of the topic here’s an emotional story to help, make sure you’re sitting down because it’s about to get real….

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The Social Experiment: 24 Hour Charity Radio Show

The Social Experiment are hosting a 24 hour charity show to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Listen in for a chance to win Smirnoff Saturday tickets, exclusive interviews, and much much more! You can listen in at, and donate at Take a look whose listening in! I was just on the site scrolling…

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Music Review: Metronomy – “Old Skool”

[Molly MacKay | Contributing Writer] Metronomy is back after the success of their album Love Letters which was released just over two years ago. They have come back with their latest single “Old Skool” ahead of their new album Summer08, which is expected to debut on the 1st of July. After being BBC Radio 1…

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BoomTown – The Revolution Starts Now

[Bryony Wharfe | Contributing Writer] BoomTown, set up in Hampshire in 2009 as a humble village fair, is now growing rapidly with a strong hold on creativity, colour, expression, freedom and humanity. And that’s all within a magical pop-up city. Each year is a different chapter and this year from 11th-14th of August; it will…

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Three new releases to check out this summer

Image: Pixabay [Katie Noble | Entertainment Editor] So you have finally have time to do a bit of pleasure reading – time to read what YOU want. Ha, I’m joking. Now I’m making the reading lists. Let me introduce you to some fabby new releases that you need to read this summer. Human Acts –…

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