• University students going out less than what their parents did

    In a recent survey conducted by Nationwide, it concluded that our generation of students go out less than our parents did. Instead, students choose to stay in. The Nationwide FlexStudent Poll surveyed 1,000 current students and 1,000 parental graduates on going out, financial matters, and how students spend their...
  • “I was absolutely f*cked”: The Start of All Good Stories

    It’s safe to say I’ve had a fair few weird nights out since starting uni, and I know I’m not the only one. To make myself feel better, I decided to ask some of my fellow hallmates to tell me about their craziest nights out ever. The answers were,...
  • House Parties: Expectation vs Reality

    For most students, the day will come when it’s finally time to make the move into your first (shared) house. Your very own little kingdom, nestled nicely in a student neighbourhood, just like our lovely Lenton. And so, with this newfound freedom and space of your own, you’ll probably...
  • Watch This If…You Had One Too Many Last Night

    The morning after a big night out could possibly be one of the most painful experiences at university. So Due Date is the perfect movie that’s sure to make you laugh, feel-good, and then hopefully, make that hangover just a little bit better. It’s a familiar scene – it’s nearly closing...
  • NekNominate: Soon To Be History, But A Sign Of Our Times

    ‘NekNominate’ is the latest confirmation of Darwinism offered up by the internet.  To summarise, intelligent mammals have been filming themselves ingesting fermented ethanol as fast as possible, before uploading the footage to that beacon of privacy and rationality, Facebook. As a result, our news feeds have been filled with...
  • Nottingham Experienced: Cocktail Masterclass

    Believe it or not, there’s more to do in Nottingham than lectures, clubbing and societies, and Impact is determined to experience as much of it as possible. From heated political rallies to teeth chattering ghost walks, we’ll be there. This week, Emily took Will along to try a cocktail masterclass.  When...