Category: Student voice

Volunteering in Heritage

Volunteering in Heritage

This blogpost is written by Kacey Stonnell. Kacey is a SALC Employability Champion and in this blog post, Kacey will answer the ultimate question of Why Would I Work for Free? When I first started volunteering at an art gallery and a museum in my spare time, my...

30+ Mancunian Slang Terms You Should Know 

30+ Mancunian Slang Terms You Should Know 

If you’re moving to Manchester, the chances are you’ll bump into some Mancunians. Here are some of the most common Manc slang words that you’ll hear at some point during your time in the city (and that I, as a Manchester native, have grown up hearing and using!)....

What NOT to Bring to Uni

What NOT to Bring to Uni

Post written by Georgia Harris Results Day has been and gone, and many prospective first-year students now face the famous ‘big shop’ to stores like IKEA, essential for preparing to live away from home. Hopefully I can save you a bit of space in your car (and money!)...

Small Essentials to Bring to Uni

Small Essentials to Bring to Uni

Post written by Georgia Harris Whether you’ve already started your uni shopping, or you’ve waited to get your results before embarking upon IKEA, don’t forget to get these less obvious items that you might struggle without. First Aid Kit If you move in with a mini...