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Irritating Uni Phrases Which Make Us Feel Grumpy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education

On the lash with the lads and off to do a TC, total shants, but YOLO. If that grinds on your nerves like fingernails clawing a chalkboard then you'...

The Truth About The 'Uni Lad'

Eve Betts | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Eve Betts

As a female student who has been at university for just over seven months now, I want to look at the issue with fresh eyes; a nineteen year old girl observing and reflecting on her personal experience. Is this report an accurate summary of how lad culture affects students at university?

Is Binge-Drinking A Feminist Issue?

Jessica Abrahams | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK
Jessica Abrahams

Earlier this week, the Cumbria Alcohol and Drug Advisory Service (CADAS) announced their concern about rising levels of binge-drinking amongst young people. Despite the fact that more men than women are admitted to hospital with drinking-related liver disease, CADAS expressed particular concern about young women drinking heavily. And CADAS is not alone.

Does Drink Make a Ladette... or the Lady Drinking it?

Sue Hedges | Posted 19.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Hedges

I have just been watching an item on morning television about British women and the way they drink. New research reveals that British women have topped a European league of binge drinking and are now as likely to overdo it as men.