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Articles tagged with: Drinking

How to create the perfect study den

How to create the perfect study den

By Sj.Cliff | Mon, 12 Jan 2015 15:30

Exams are nearly upon us, and while you may feel like grabbing a duvet and hiding we think NOW is the perfect time to create a revision den. All the...

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T’is the season of over indulgence!

T’is the season of over indulgence!

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:30

Around this time of year, we all deserve to treat ourselves. The cold weather combined with the good-will of Christmas (that’s just around the corner!) leads us all to eat...

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10 signs you know it’s Christmas time (in November)!

10 signs you know it’s Christmas time (in November)!

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:31

Christmas is only 6 weekends away – not like you could really forget with the barrage of Christmassy things that we face as early as October. Just in...

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Birmingham student area enforces breathalysing tests

Birmingham student area enforces breathalysing tests

By Editor | Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:51

Students who plan on pre-drinking in the Birmingham student area of Selly Oak may have to think twice before downing a second shot of tequila as breathalysing tests might be being introduced...

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The Secret Life of Students – exploitative or reflective?

The Secret Life of Students – exploitative or reflective?

By Editor | Fri, 04 Jul 2014 13:01

Last night, Channel 4 aired the first in a new series of fly on the wall documentaries that seeks to document the private lives of a selection of students. With these university undergrads allowing the...

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The 5 stages of getting your degree results

The 5 stages of getting your degree results

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:33

Good luck and congratulations all rolled into one for the graduates of 2014!   DENIAL – You’re kidding… It isn't results time yet is it? Really? Like,...

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Seven uni’s to try and stamp out binge drinking

Seven uni’s to try and stamp out binge drinking

By Sj.Cliff | Mon, 02 Jun 2014 12:39

Seven universities have joined a pilot scheme started by the NUS ad the Home Office, aimed at cutting alcohol based initiations and pub crawls. The NUS Alcohol Impact scheme will...

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Pregnancy is parent’s biggest university fear.

Pregnancy is parent’s biggest university fear.

By Sj.Cliff | Fri, 09 May 2014 12:34

Daughters falling pregnant and sons fathering a child are a parent’s biggest fear when their teenagers leave home for university – according to the latest poll. The survey,...

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Wanting to shape up? Then you’re going to have to start staying in.

Wanting to shape up? Then you’re going to have to start staying in.

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:03

The only thing better than a night out at the union is the takeaway on the way home – but have you ever thought about what those pints, chips and fry-ups are...

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The Student Guide Cocktail Bar: Valentine’s strawberry daiquiri

The Student Guide Cocktail Bar: Valentine’s strawberry daiquiri

By TheStudentGuide | Mon, 11 Feb 2013 11:17

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, our cocktail of the month will leave you completely enamoured (with it at least!) Whatever you make of Valentine’s Day, one...

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Student drinking games: Hi Bob

Student drinking games: Hi Bob

By TheStudentGuide | Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:59

Drinking games are a student staple the world over. Intended to break the ice and encourage bonding (through everybody looking, sounding and generally acting silly), they are the ultimate in...

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The Student Guide Cocktail Bar: the Kalimotxo de Estudiante

The Student Guide Cocktail Bar: the Kalimotxo de Estudiante

By TheStudentGuide | Tue, 29 Jan 2013 10:34

So those pennies are getting tight, but we still wanna have a good time, right? Welcome to The Student Guide Cocktail Bar, come on in. Drinking on a budget can...

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Walk of shame or stride of pride?

Walk of shame or stride of pride?

By Catherine Holdsworth | Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:25

If you’re at university, then there’s one sight you’ll be very familiar with... ... the bleary-eyed student inappropriately dressed for the time of...

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The best drunk scenes in film

The best drunk scenes in film

By TheStudentGuide | Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:19

To celebrate the release of Smashed on December 14, we take a look at some of the funniest moments committed to the big screen. Getting drunk and making a fool of yourself is far different...

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The burden of karma

The burden of karma

By Catherine Holdsworth | Mon, 03 Dec 2012 13:39

Being single at uni can be so much fun but living free and easy brings consequences; karma is a bitch and once bitten, twice shy! My girlfriends and...

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Delicious winter warmers

Delicious winter warmers

By TheStudentGuide | Wed, 07 Nov 2012 16:55

Some super tasty hot toddies to get you warm through those winter months – the alcohol version. Mulled wine Photograph: kellylovescupcakes on Flickr Here at The Student Guide, we count...

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Fresher fails

Fresher fails

By TheStudentGuide | Wed, 19 Sep 2012 17:40

Freshers’ is upon us - all manner of shame awaits you. We all remember Freshers', that most glamorous of times – we ate and drank in sophisticated...

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