Third Year History student at the University of Southampton, Editor of The Wessex Scene and former Features Editor. I also regularly publish writing on my blog. (Emeraldalice.blogspot.com). Self proclaimed music guru. Lover of big ideas and concepts. Hobbies include people watching and travelling. Stephen Fry once acknowledged my existence.
9 things to know about Iceland before you go
What to pack, read and research to make sure you can absorb this unusual country in the best way possible.
My naked experience in Istanbul's oldest hamam
If exploring another city or another country is all about taking yourself out of your comfort zone, getting pummelled to within an inch of my life in a hamam in Istanbul certainly fits the bill.
6 film directors who went to British universities
Here are 6 of the best film directors to come out of British universities.
Students prioritising their future career over clubbing
Due to rising fees and the recent loss of maintenance grants, students are prioritising setting themselves up for a future career.
Kingston Council criticised for poster supposedly promoting unprotected sex
Kingston Council have been accused of indirectly promoting irresponsible practice during sex.
Accio dream job! Pottermore advertises for freelance writers
Bit of a Rita Skeeter? You could be in with a shot.
8 small ways you can save the planet
These are some of the ways you can make your life a little bit greener, save money and contribute to tackling climate change all at the same time.
Students twice as likely to fall out with friends over finance
New research shows that financial problems could get in the way of friendships between young people.
The perks of travelling with a local
If you're lucky enough to know someone who lives in a foreign country, beg them to put you up for a few days and show you around. It'll be worth it, I promise.
Busted Musical 'What I Go To School For' ready to hit theatres
If you grew up in the noughties and you’re still clinging on to the innocent memories of childhood, pre-teen and teenagehood, you are in for a treat.
'50 Shades' style sex promotes better attitudes to consent
BDSM practitioners are also less likely to hold sexist views and believe rape myths.
14 reasons why the 14 second rule is ridiculous
Indian official Rishiraj Singh has been widely mocked after stating that staring at a woman for 14 seconds is illegal.
Should universities introduce sleeping workshops for students?
Universities are taking steps towards student and employee wellbeing, but they need to do more to help improve sleeping habits.
Half of graduates who paid £9,000 tuition fees still live at home
The NUS has conducted a major report that suggests a large number of graduates still live at home.
Ketamine could have health benefits for heavy drinkers
Scientists at UCL are currently testing the effects of ketamine on those with an addiction to alcohol.
Online porn is causing erectile dysfunction and low libidos in young men
Addiction to porn is leading to widespread sexual health problems in otherwise healthy young men.
The internet is (apparently) making students more responsible
They're drinking less and updating LinkedIn at age 17. What has become of the party-loving student stereotype?!
Alton Towers crash victim fights internet trolls following lingerie shoot
Vicky Balch has been accused of 'milking' her fame since her racy photo shoot with her prosthetic leg.