Why is Pride important?

By: Emily Maybanks Thursday 17th May 2018 saw many people worldwide show their support for the International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOTB). The...

Big success in the water!

by Grethe Tenden Following fantastic earlier successes in the year at both Short and Long-Course individual BUCS, where we placed a record 8th, came the...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 and an insight into men’s mental...

By: Emily Maybanks *DISCLAIMER* - mention of suicide Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 – stress From Monday 14th May through to Friday 18th May 2018, it was...

An insight into studying in Geneva

By: Emily Maybanks The second most populous city in Switzerland, Geneva is arguably perfectly located surrounded by mountains and next to a lake (Lake Geneva)....

Swansea Zine Fest 2018 – an interview with the organisers

By: Emily Maybanks Ahead of Swansea’s first ever Zine Fest on Saturday 19th May 2018, held at Volcano Theatre, I caught up with the organisers...

Top Tips for Securing Your Graduate Job

Guest author, Anthony Lam Now that your university years are finally coming to an end, it’s time to get out into the world and make your...

All things languages

by Emily Maybanks There are almost 7,000 living languages in the world today, and approximately 6% of these languages have millions of speakers. Language is...

Students’ Union AGM report: Tuesday 1st May 2018

The results are in! Tuesday 1st May 2018 saw the Swansea University Students Union AGM. This saw 9 motions being put to vote, which...

Goodbye Swansea

by Emily Maybanks It feels as though I’ve blinked and all of a sudden, I am about to finish my degree at Swansea University and...

Varsity 2018 round-up: Singleton events

by Emily Maybanks Wednesday 25th April 2018 saw Swansea play host to Cardiff in the biggest sporting event of the University calendar – Varsity! Varsity...

We need to talk about Swansea University Accessibility

by Chloe Morgan The university has made a lot of changes over the last few years, including a brand new campus. However, there is still...

A day on Bay: Varsity Edition

by Carys Svendsen ‘We have had a change of tactics and have got our full team together so we hope this time we can take...

Look Up

Creative nonfiction by Emily Maybanks Imagine a bustling town or city centre, with people everywhere. Overhead, there could be the clearest, bluest skies with the...

An interview with writer B.A. Hippsley

By: Emily Maybanks Former Swansea University, B.A. Hippsley is scheduled to have his first novel – Containment – published on 16th May 2018 by the...

Growing Up

A poem by Emily Maybanks

INTERVIEW: Frank Turner on ‘Be More Kind’

by Jake Harvey Frank Turner’s new album ‘Be More Kind’ has finally hit the shelves, and with it comes a refreshed and refined sound from...

FEATURED ARTIST: Tom Grennan

By Jake Causley (Alt-J Show) Injections of soul, indie, and folk styles into the charts have rarely come about in recent times, but Tom Grennan’s...

ALBUM REVIEW: The Search For Everything – John Mayer (2017)

by Jake Causley (ALT-J show, Thursdays 4-6pm) There was only ever going to be one artist I was going to write an album review for....

First Minister Carwyn Jones Resigns

by Megan Thomas First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has just announced his plan to resign in the Autumn. In his speech at the Welsh...

SUNDAY VARSITY ROUND-UP – Archery & Rifle

by Meryl Hanmer Sunday 22nd April saw the first day of multiple competitions for this year’s Varsity competition.  Archery was first to take place in...