• Five Final Top Tips for Freshers

    At the start of the week, we brought you an article on how to make the most of Welcome Week. Now that you’ve registered, made new friends and nursed one too many hangovers, Ellen Smithies is giving us a hand to give Five Final Top Tips for Freshers. So...
  • FRESHERS PLAYLIST: We Made It

    The end is upon us. Tomorrow, freshers week is over. However, your first year at Notts has just begun. Time to celebrate some more! To play you out, here’re some picks from Impact Music‘s final Freshers Playlist, ‘We Made It‘… Jamie xx ft. Young Thug, Popcaan – I Know There’s...
  • Planning your Pre’s: 5 best and worst Fresher Drinks

    It’s well into your freshers’ week and you’ve probably grasped that your liver won’t be leaving this experience unscathed (unless you don’t drink, in which case, strong effort). Your biochemical balance may be fucked but your taste buds don’t need to be. Now, let’s ditch the beer goggles and...
  • Book Of The Month: September

    TITLE: After Mrs Rochester AUTHOR: Polly Teale GENRE: Romantic Screenplay PUBLISHER: Nick Hern Books PUBLISHED: 2003 PAGES: 96 Impact Arts goes rogue this month, featuring a play rather than a book for this edition of Book Of The Month. What better way to celebrate all things Bronte than sinking your...
  • Freshers Week and Beyond: 5 Alternatives to Clubbing

    Amidst all the promotion of Crisis, Ocean and the like in freshers week, it can be easy to fall into the trap of thinking Nottingham has nothing to offer students except club nights. Impact is out to prove that isn’t the case, and show freshers that there’s plenty for...
  • Fire Alarm and Evacuation on University Park

    The Portland building on University Park Campus had to be evacuated this morning following a fire alarm. Many were left stranded on the East Drive in the rain as security and the fire department dealt with the situation. Emergency services were called to the scene but as of yet...
  • What I Learned From Crisis

    You’ve just arrived at university, it’s Freshers’ Week and there’s one night everyone is talking about: Crisis. It’s normally every Wednesday and you’ll come to know it as both a great night out and the place where all the sports teams hold their socials, but tonight is a special...