I’M MOVING OUT!

I’M MOVING OUT!

Hey There! I have been MIA on the blog for most of the summer for lots of different reasons but I’m hoping to stick around from September onwards on a more organised schedule. Why have I been gone? Well… I’m moving! I can’t believe it is finally time for me…

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University | I’m a graduate!

University | I’m a graduate!

Hi Everyone! I’m back! I’ve taken a really long hiatus on this blog just whilst I finish up university. After all the stress of third year and hand-ins I needed some time to figure out a few things and just to breathe. I also definitely lost my blogging mojo and…

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How to be organised at university

How to be organised at university

Coming away to university was a huge shock to my system and I was used to living away from home and keeping myself organised. Uni throws you in at the deep end with lots to do and modules to keep track of as well as a busy social calendar. So…

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Journalism: My First Milestones!

Journalism: My First Milestones!

There is something so amazing about reaching milestones at work. When I started my media and journalism degree I was so nervous. I wasn’t sure if I was making the right move and determined to work hard to find something for me. Now two years later, I’ve started the third…

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TN Hockey meet Alex Danson!

TN Hockey meet Alex Danson!

Yesterday was one of the best days of my year so far. I got an email asking me to do something for my sports internship and I immediately said yes and stuck my cameras on charge. When I woke up that morning I had no idea I was going to…

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Blossoms at the Freshers Ball

Blossoms at the Freshers Ball

Blossoms came to play at the Fresher’s ball!… Our Fresher’s ball this year was absolutely amazing! The media team headed there with our cameras as well as our formal wear and got right in there with the photography and filming. Honestly one of the funniest evenings of my life! We…

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FRESHERS: UV RAVE

FRESHERS: UV RAVE

Saturday night was the start of my role as member of the freshers media team, kicking off with the UV rave! Last night was my first night working for the freshers media team. I told myself to sign up for it two years ago and I finally did! So with…

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The Greatest Day Ever!

The Greatest Day Ever!

We all have exams that seem an upward struggle. A module that just always seems to get in our way and that we can’t wrap our heads around.  For me last year, this was my Shorthand exam. I started the year slightly later than the other first years as there…

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My ‘making an effort’ Uni Makeup

My ‘making an effort’ Uni Makeup

Most days my makeup routine consists of some concealer, mascara and lip balm as I run out the door to make it on time! I like to cycle to uni so a full face of makeup can be a bit much but last Thursday I was going into uni to…

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Stan Calvert Equestrian Competition

Stan Calvert Equestrian Competition

On Thursday, I got the opportunity to go and photograph the Stan Calvert Equestrian Competition. This is the varsity competition between Northumbria and Newcastle University, where both universities compete in many sports against each other for an overall winner. Northumbria have been the overall winner for a few years in…

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ACTIVISM: SEAWORLD AND ORCA FREEDOM. A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE.

ACTIVISM: SEAWORLD AND ORCA FREEDOM. A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE.

As a journalism student, I am studying a module called ‘re-thinking journalism’. This module is teaching us to think about digital activism and how new communication and technological changes are being used to drive political and social changes around the world. We’ve just learned about ‘slacktivism’: “Actions performed via the…

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A New Space

A New Space

If anyone follows me on Instagram, you may have noticed these very recent pictures! I decided with second year coming up I needed a proper desk to work at and a good comfortable chair. Thanks to Ikea I finally have a computer chair that is going to make studying that…

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A Nice Walk Home

A Nice Walk Home

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Exams and the end of first year.

Exams and the end of first year.

Hi there again! I’ve been gone for a bit whilst I’ve been revising for my exams and preparing for the end of my first year studying journalism. Last September I had a huge struggle with my university life. I’d studied law for two years and I hated it, I was…

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