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That's So Gay

(56) Comments | Posted March 11, 2013 | 7:00 PM

Although I am still young myself, there are a number of phrases used by my peers which really grate on me. 'Totes', 'reem' (basically anything from The Only Way is Essex) and student motto 'YOLO' are probably my top three. But there's one phrase that really is like a red...

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Ten Reasons to Visit Northern Ireland

(5) Comments | Posted February 5, 2013 | 6:00 PM

Northern Ireland has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately, but there's so much more to the country than its troubles. Tourism is down in Northern Ireland at the moment, with hotels and tour operators reporting a wave of cancellations from visitors put off by the violence...

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Why Volunteering Abroad Shouldn't Cost the Earth

(5) Comments | Posted October 12, 2012 | 7:00 PM

For many students, spending a period of time volunteering abroad seems like a uniquely attractive prospect. Whether it's a gap year spent working with the poor in Africa or a couple of months in Eastern European orphanages, volunteering is a great way to gain important life skills and do some...

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