The NUS is a confederation of students unions which supposedly defends your interests. Ella German thinks it is an expensive waste
In 2014-2015, the University of Essex and the SU between them paid a total of £38,185.78 for us to be part of the NUS. This year they want us to pay £52,000 and the one to follow will be £60,000. With the number of students at Essex increasing year by year so will our fees from the NUS.
By Lauren Dorling
When Hollywood star Anna Kendrick said she looks at her face and thinks, “Oh my God, what’s wrong with me?”, people worldwide sighed in acknowledgement.
It is an all too familiar question. She, like lots of others, suffers from “that face”. Continue reading
GET FIT QUICK? Electrical muscle stimulation in action
By Lois Worrow
On a quest to get fit fast? How does six hours of gym exercise done in 20 minutes sound?
Electrical muscle stimulation does just that, using impulses of electricity to cause the sensation of resistance to work the muscles much harder than in traditional exercise.