Sheffield is a vegan student’s dream!

Sheffield is the UK’s vegan capital so naturally you’ll find that there are plentiful of solely vegan as well as vegan friendly places that you can explore and try out (without breaking the bank may I add).

Our very own Students’ Union has many food outlets that all cater to a vegan diet by having some exquisite vegan cuisine on offer. But also, there are vegan options at all of the food serving places in the different University buildings. So, as a vegan student you are more than covered by the University for any cravings that you may have. Continue reading

Becoming a music photographer overnight

The title of the post may sound like a complete and utter over-exaggeration and more clickbait than any YouTube video in existence, but it’s true! I became a music photographer overnight and here’s the story of how it all went down, along with the photos to prove it.

So, it all began with the fact that I was an avid music lover and gig goer. Thereby, it only seemed natural for me to get involved with Forge Press’s music section. So, I my diary began to fill up with weekly gigs that I’d end up reviewing for them. And one day I looked at my diary and saw that I had pencilled in Genghar’s gig to review at Bungalows & Bears on the 16th of November of 2016 and that was when the idea of photographing the gig popped into my head. Continue reading

‘So, what do you want to do after Uni?’

I think I can speak for a reasonable number of students when I say that there is one question that we all fear and will take ridiculously extreme measures to avoid answering. Such a question may well be a synonym for the plague, as nothing makes us want to make a run for it quite like being asked ‘What do you want to do after Uni?’ And yes, I know that I probably broke the ‘secret’ student code by stating that question. But, I think it is time that you faced your fears too and tackled this question head on! Continue reading

The broke student guide to having fun at uni for free!

Free Gigs!

Photo credit: Dan West

Photo credit: Dan West

Who doesn’t love a good live gig to sway your hips or bang your head to? Well, if you’re that student then Forge Presents is the perfect place to get your hot fix of the best up and coming artists and bands, and all for free! Forge Presents is part of the Forge Media society. And along with it being a free society, it hosts free gigs that cater to every music genre lover, so there is something for everyone. Now, to get all the latest gig news just simply follow them on Twitter or Facebook or simply check their website. Continue reading