On My Bookshelf   Recently updated !

Getting Your Head Around the Brain. Amanda Ellison. Amanda, who works at Durham, has been a great support and tutor to me as well as supervising my dissertation. I found a spelling mistake in this book but haven’t the heart to tell her.   Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency. Douglas Adams. Both hilarious and bizarre, […]


Top Four Places To Visit in Asia

Around the SnowGlobe: Top Four Places to Visit in Asia

Thailand Chaweng Beach, Koh Samui Chaweng Beach, located on the beautiful island of Koh Samui, is surrounded by clear, sparkling blue water and powdery white sand. It is sunny most of the year, and if you are looking for a place to relax, partake in some water sports and party it up while soaking up […]

On Sticks and Balls   Recently updated !

After a cracking start of the year, John Snow athletes have shown what a strong sporting college we are. With most of the Michaelmas Term matches played we have secured some great positions in the leagues. The ladies hockey team have started extremely well this year and are yet undefeated in the league. Recently there […]

Women's Hockey


January By-Election

Open hustings, candidate questions and answers, will be held 6:00pm on Monday 26th January in room D003. This meeting will classify as a JCR Council meeting, may involve the discussion of motions or materials and is therefore incumbent on first years to attend in line with standing order 3.1.1 Those unable to attend must send […]

International Food Fiesta

John Snow and Stephenson Colleges Present: The Inaugural International Food Fiesta and informal ball. Tickets are only £5 from your JCR. With your ticket you get: – A selection of meals representing our diverse cultures from a hot buffet. – Live performances from many talented students. Expect the appearance of Infinity Musical Theatre, Cypriot Society […]


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Stockton Town Focus Group   Recently updated !

Student Focus Group Durham University works very closely with Stockton Borough Council, The Rediscover Stockton Team and the Town Team with regard to student engagement with the town, we would like to invite students to join a focus group to discuss ideas and put forward suggestions of how the University and Town can continue the […]

York Daytrip and St Nicholas Markets

  This is the perfect chance to get your christmas shopping done! On the 6th December we will be going to the City of York, home to the St Nicholas Christmas Markets and attractions of historic interest such as the York Minster. There are also plenty of shops to visit! Coaches leave the College at […]

York Trip

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Student Barometer 2014

  Please check your email inbox for a message from durham@euro.confirmit.com this will carry your unique link to complete the survey. This is your chance to feed back your experience to the University, this is taken seriously in shaping the student experience in coming years.

John Snow Winter Ball

Good Friday Afternoon to you all Snowbies, Just a reminder that there are still tickets on sale for the Snow Ball on Saturday, the 29th of November! TICKET SALES DO END ON WEDNESDAY AT 5PM Just so that you’re aware of what’s going into the ticket – For £45 you’re going to be getting: Drinks […]


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John Snow Charity Acoustic Night

Good Afternoon Snow! This Sunday, the 16th, your JCR will be holding a charity acoustic session for a chance for everyone to showcase their talents and perform, as well as raise money for our supporting college charity. If you would like to perform, its not too late! Contact your JCR Vice President, Kenya Peters, or […]