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Register to Vote – General Election 2017

So Theresa May has called for a ‘snap’ General Election on 8 June 2017. While unexpected, I really believe that his election represents an immediate opportunity for students to have a say. There are certainly a lot of big ticket items for government at the moment! How the country is run, what BREXIT will look like and how public services for...

You shall go to the Ball!

Durham University Student Ball

This was most definitely a night to remember; the dynamic trio that is the Durham University French Society, Hispanic Society and Italian Society all collaborated and organised the most extravagant Ball especially for those of us studying Romance Languages. For those who don’t already know about Durham’s reputation for spectacular Balls, they...

Seeing stars at the new Ogden Centre building

  The Odgen Centre for Fundamental Physics will be officially opened today and to mark the occasion there is a celebration of astronomy which includes a spectacular light show projected on to the new building. I went along to see the show last night and it really is amazing!  The light show is entitled Worlds, Systems & Creations and...

Handy App Building Tips: Creating Durham International Festival of Enterprise App

I am thrilled to be a part of the Durham International festival of Enterprise in Durham from 27 February – 1 March 1st at the Town Hall and Gala theatre in Durham city centre. We are going to have some of the biggest names in the north east speak and deliver workshops about their business, idea generation and yes, financial funding. A key...