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Advice

7 Easy Acts of Kindness

Kindness begins with thoughtfulness, empathy and intent to make someone else happy. In today’s ‘head-in-smartphone’ culture we can easily forget the importance of actively being kind to one another, and especially initiating random acts of kindness which may inspire others to pay it forward and so on. Here are Multimedia

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Current students

7 of the best Halloween movies

Scary movie season is upon us and nothing is quite as fun as setting up a movie marathon on Halloween night! So we’ve put together the top 7 classic Halloween movies perfect for horror-enthusiasts! Halloween (2018) Watch the 2018 sequel to the original Halloween (1978).  A slasher film, following a

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Accommodation

How to find your accommodation during Clearing

Searching for a place to live when going to uni can be stressful, even more so if you didn’t get the grades you were hoping for or changed your mind on the uni / course you want to study and found yourself in Clearing. However, finding and applying for accommodation

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Real student stories

It’s All Kicking Off: The Rise of Womens Football at Newman

Written by Newman student Sarah Christie The England Women’s National team are ranked third in the world by FIFA and are currently battling their way through the knockout stages of the 2019 Women’s World Cup, being held in France. Women’s football has grown tremendously over the last ten years, with

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Fun things to do in Birmingham

10 free places to visit in Birmingham

With Birmingham being the second city of the UK, there’s so much to do. But, sometimes you want to be able to go to fun places that don’t cost a fortune. Early Childhood Education and Care student Anmbrin wanted to share 10 free places that you can visit in Birmingham.

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Advice

7 tips to help you make the most out of a UCAS Exhibition

June UCAS Exhibition season is upon us and Newman University will be attending events in Staffordshire, Liverpool, Cambridge, Bedfordshire, Sheffield and Birmingham. These are ideal opportunities for you to come and speak with staff to find out more about the exciting opportunities that are on offer here at Newman! To

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