Author Laurie

I'm a #UofStirling Alumni and keen content creator – you can usually catch me snapping photos or filming videos around campus!

10 Easy Ways to Relax as a Student

As a university student, you are probably just about done with this semester by this point. Everyone gets a little (or a lot) stressed out. ‘Just relax’ is probably the most annoying advice imaginable. So, what can you actually do… Continue Reading →

7 ways to be productive and have more time for fun stuff

You’re sitting at your desk, books laid out, laptop open, a mug of tea at the ready. The stage is set, you’re full of bright ideas and good intentions. Almost instantly, the self-inflicted study session sends your brain desperately searching… Continue Reading →

How to stay fit in University

For the vast majority of us, university is the first time we live away from our family. With that new-found freedom to do as we please, without any parental discipline (yes!), it can be easy to slip into Netflix binge… Continue Reading →

Outlander Locations at and around the University of Stirling

Much of the Outlander filming locations can be found at and around the University of Stirling, so from here it’s easy to walk in the footsteps of your favourite heroes and villains!

Graduation – What’s Next?

You’ve made it! You’ve completed your studies, got yourself a degree, and had your graduation photos taken by the loch…so now what? Life after University can be exciting and terrifying in equal measure! Some graduates have a plan, some graduates… Continue Reading →

Power of Youth – Volunteers Week

We’re celebrating the #PowerOfYouth for #VolunteersWeek! Young people aren’t just the leaders of tomorrow. They are changing society for the better, today. Community Volunteer of the Year           This award is designed to recognise the valuable contribution students have made through… Continue Reading →

A student’s guide to UofStirling accommodation

So, you’ve chosen the University of Stirling as your firm choice.  The next task is sorting out your student accommodation. I’m here to help! In this blog I’ll walk you through the entire process of applying for University of Stirling’s Student… Continue Reading →

4 Reasons you need to attend Applicant Day

This is it. You’ve finished your UCAS application, got a handful of offers back and now it’s time to pick where you’re going to study in September. Deciding where you want to go to uni is incredibly exciting. But it… Continue Reading →

18 Irish Translations to Impress your Irish Pals on St Patrick’s Day

Want to impress your Irish pals? Look no further! Here are 18 of our favourite Irish words and phrases, translated just for you nice people. Bang on Right, Accurate, Correct. You are bang on!  Banjaxed Broken. This chair is banjaxed…. Continue Reading →

Taking Care of Your Mental Health at University [STUDENT BLOG]

Student blogger Georgia tells us how she takes care of her mental health while at university.

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