UK Eductation UK Students

IB: A Festive Feast?!

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

'Hi! I'm also in the acronym festival known as the IB, haha.' A new Facebook message popped up. 'So, what is the IB like?' So did another. A wa...

Summer Time for High Schoolers

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Summer time celebrates the end of an academic year. It may be a symbolic representation of reunions between old friends, family members, and newly-formed acquaintances, discovery and exploration of a variety of locations, and opportunities to reach our personal potential.

The Sun Also Rises - But Where's My Coffee?

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

The Role of Coffee in Our Daily Lives Reconsidered The sun rises. The sky is blue. The breakfast table is set up. The sunlight is now creeping ...

'Double, Double, Toil and Trouble': The Weird Sisters in Costumes?!

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

When writing the play 'Macbeth', however, Shakespeare did not make the Weird Sisters appear clearly feminine or masculine. An alternate analysis of costuming in Shakespeare explains that instead of simply filling in checklists of gender codes, Shakespeare's characters were dressed in different costume elements that mattered to a variety of degrees.

Memory: The Seamstress

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Freud and Woolf are influential beyond their lifetimes due to the lasting impact of their groundbreaking-thoughts, part of which is based on their observation of the role of memory in individual's everyday living. From the discussions above, it can be concluded that memory is a seamstress who has the freedom to link inter-related aspects of theories together. Therefore, the role of memory is very important in both Freud and Woolf's thinking.

Short-Term Lender Wonga Pulls Student Loans Article After NUS Pressure

PA | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Short-term lender Wonga.com tonight announced it is taking down information on student finances from its website following accusations it was encourag...