• Amazon on Fire – What can we do?

    More than 72,000 fire outbreaks in Brazil have occurred this year – an increase by 84% from 2018 (according to the National Institute for Space Research).  Though the Amazon rainforest feels geographically far from the UK, it remains the heart of the planet. Since July, the deforestation rate was...
  • Review: Student Shopping Night

    October 2nd was a night not to be missed. 6 pm-10 pm, intu Victoria Centre promised to keep us entertained all night and I am glad to say they fulfilled their part of the promise. Hold your horses, everyone, Nottingham had one of its biggest student shopping night at...
  • Publishing: The Online Libraries of the Subscription Super-Highway

    You might think with the amount of media choice out there these days that the past-time of reading is dying, and the publishing industry is slumped to its knees, drowning in a puddle of ink-stained tears and begging for mercy. Well – think again. In the US alone, publishing...
  • Candid Confessions – Part One: Working In A Bookshop

    Impact Arts asks students who have worked in the arts industry about some of their funniest moments. This week the focus is a bookworm’s dream – working in a bookshop, as we ask Larissa Rowan and Jude Palmer to reveal the sordid (and quirky) side of working in a...
  • Let’s make tax fair with a new tax-dodging bill

    Starbucks, Google, Amazon, Apple, Tesco, Vodaphone… I’m sure you’re all familiar with these companies. But what do they have in common? Well in recent weeks they’ve all been in the media spotlight accused of less than admirable tax-dodging activities. The problem On the most basic level, companies who use our infrastructure and...
  • Christmas Wish List #3

    Impact Style brings you another of our contributor’s Christmas wish list’s to lust over! 1) Jeffrey Campbell boots, £155 For me, Christmas is the time to splurge on those good quality items that you can wear all year round, these Jeffrey Campbell cracked leather ankle boots are perfect for that....
  • Drones: The Internet For All

    It’s no secret that drones are taking over the world. Everywhere we look, companies are acquiring drones for connectivity and surveillance. Two-thirds of the world’s population does not yet have Internet access; industry leaders are looking to drones to change these figures around. What are drones? Drones are a...