• Education, Access and Menstrual Equity: UoN and Government Efforts in Combatting Period Poverty

    Manjot Sahota The World Bank estimates that over 500 million menstruating people worldwide lack the resources they need to manage their periods. This is a denial of basic human rights for so many across the globe, in both the Global North and South. In a recent survey, Action Aid...
  • Misogyny and Double-Standards in Fangirl Culture

    Ellie Jupp Throughout fandom culture, both stars at the centre of Hollywood, and the fans themselves, have always faced a sexist double-standard in the levels of respect that they receive from the media. From male celebrities being praised while female celebrities are bashed over the same thing, to the...
  • The Glitz and Glamour of The British Fashion Awards 2023

    The British Fashion Awards graced the red carpets on the 4th of December at the Royal Albert Hall, which aimed to recognise those contributing creativity and innovation towards this industry. Whilst the event raised over £1.3 million to support the future growth and success of British Fashion, the awards...
  • Celebrating Christmas Across The Globe

    Emma Burnett In the UK, our Christmas traditions are so ingrained that it is easy to forget that other countries have completely different approaches to the festive season. Emma Burnett explores different Christmas traditions around the globe.  Germany Famous for their festive markets, Germans know how to make a...
  • From Screen to Street: The Impact of TV Fashion on Real-Life Style Trends

    Everything we wear is based on something; we each hold our own styles and aesthetics. From thos
    fashion statements, which in hindsight, we wished had stayed out of the family photo albums. To the
    everyday pieces we wear again and again. This can be an unconscious pull to certain colours,
    fabrics or...
  • Expert Tips and Tricks for Styling Your Winter Wardrobe

    Winter does not mean Boring. The seasons of sunlight and sweat are over. We are entering full force into the season full of frosty air, snow slush and most importantly, Winter Fashion. But has the depressive months of daylight savings and lack of vitamin D forced us to sacrifice...
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    Excessive Social Media Use – A Troubling Addiction Or Just A Bad Habit?

    Marina Vujovic Is social media usage really that addictive? A recent study argued against the addictive nature of excessive social media use, but is it something we should be worried about? Marina Vujovic discusses the negative impacts of social media and whether relying too heavily on its usage can...