[Or: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Em] The beauty of Durham is that, as unassuming as its pastoral beauty may make it appear, it could never be accused of
For centuries, the character of our area has been dominated by mining. Looking around the county, you can see remnants of the mining past and artefacts such as the safes
Following our visit to the International Commission for Missing Persons, we headed to Srebrenica (see Remembering Srebrenica part 1). The site of Potoćari (the base of the Dutch peacekeepers during
Durham Global Security Institute (DGSI) students, taking either the Masters in Diplomacy, Defence and Development, or the Masters in Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding, visited Bosnia Herzegovina for a full week.
Reasons why I would seriously recommend taking an elective language module by someone who takes French Stage 4 (post A Level) alongside English literature degree at Durham University. Everyone in
Rural Durham You would be forgiven for thinking that Durham is full of steep hills and the only cycling is to and from lectures, but actually County Durham is full
Since undergraduate level, I was a straight-A student. I was also very ambitious with high dreams. I was always dreaming about pursuing my postgraduate studies in the UK. After getting
With over 200 student groups based at Durham Students’ Union, including everything from the Hummus Society to the Assassins Society, it’s no surprise that Durham’s student groups have been taking the national
The Durham Festival of Arts (DFoA) has always sought to showcase the best talent from music and theatre in the Durham student community. This year, there has also been additional focus on
If you love dressing up, getting suited and booted, then Durham is the perfect place for you. The University hosts a huge number of amazing and varied events and balls
You turn eighteen and life seems full of endless roads down which you can wander. For some, however, their life has just two directions. Aaron explores the life of an
When I arrived in Durham back in 2016, I was unsure what to expect: who I would interact with, the doors that would be open to me, or how I
I signed up to volunteer with Durham Otters at the Freshers’ Fair three years ago when i first arrived at Durham, and have rarely missed a session since. I honestly
Durham Festival of the Arts 2018 promises three weeks of music, theatre, photography and masterclasses. I’m the Music Masterclasses Coordinator for the festival, so I’ve spent this year preparing tons of
After winning the UK and Ireland Green Gown Award Finals back in November, we were so excited to be heading to Marseille, France for the International final of the competition!