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Uni Terminology Explained

  • June 27, 2019

Ever wondered what a certain word at uni meant? Or have you been reading through your course notes and spotted something you weren't sure of? Well we've got a University Term Glossary here for you to browse! A | B |…

The 21 Things Everyone MUST Do In Sheffield

  • May 7, 2019

1. Get Lost for an afternoon at Rare & Racy Tired of the same old, cookie-cutter high street shops? Get a solid dose of the unusual on Devonshire Street, at Rare & Racy. Art, records, books, fanzines, and all manner…

About Sheffield

  • May 7, 2019

Sheffield is the name for the town, city and metropolitan borough in the metropolitan county of South Yorkshire in north-central England, about 160 miles (260km) north of London. Sheffield sits at the base of the Pennine highlands near the place…

Help! I don’t write essays to revise – is that ok?

  • April 4, 2019

If you don’t write essays to revise for essay-based exams, you’re not alone Most guides for exam revision, especially for essay-based GCSEs and A-Levels, recommend writing practice essays. If this fact makes you glance around to see if anyone else is…

Best Coffee Shops for Studying in Sheffield

  • April 4, 2019

Not since the late nineteenth century have coffee houses been such an important centre for communication and study. True, back then it meant groups of intellectuals gathered around, arguing topics and theories – but today’s laptop-toting students and academics are…

Will the Sheffield Property Market Crash Soon?

  • April 4, 2019

With Brexit taking the bulk of the news minutes in the UK, and being blamed for all manner of mayhem and confusion – whether rightly or wrongly – other factors in economic change are often ignored. The housing market is…