Category - Features

Features

The North-South Divide

 
 
Gravy guzzling Northerner? Or stick-your-pinky-out Southerner? Alex Chapman discusses the ongoing feud between students either side of Watford...

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Picture This!

 
Kieran Davey investigates the popularity of the photo craze that is dominating social media in ‘Picture This!’

It was the photo that...

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Communication Problems

With the image of heads buried in their hand-held screens surrounding us, Andy Love examines the way smart phones have changed our social interactions in...

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#OCDPROBLEMS

Toby Mott discusses Channel 4’s ‘Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners’ and the perception of OCD as a cute quirk. 
“Obsessive Compulsive...

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The Battle of Banter

The term ‘banter’ is pretty friendly.  Or at least, it used to be. Once upon a time, it meant an amicable ‘rib-digging’ between two leisurely...

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Blurred Lines

 
Blurred Lines:  the best-selling single of 2013, number one in fourteen countries and the fastest selling song in digital history. Why then has a...

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Cardiff at Christmas

The Christmas holidays. Most students start counting down the days to this frenzy of seasonal television, Baileys and pyjamas as legitimate daywear in...

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Girl Meets Porn

Aimee-Lee Abraham examines the myths of pornography and the impact the industry is having on society and the student psyche. 

This season, a housemate...

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Flying Without Wings?

It’s hard to resist a caffeine buzz to pull you through the daylong consequence of the night before; who wouldn’t want ‘wings when you need them’? A...

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The Modern Family

Chloe May discusses the rise of the ‘YouTube Family’ and questions whether you can really make a career out of filming your day-to-day life.

Home videos:...

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Ali Article Marathon

 
Our features writer and half-marathon participant, Ali Corless gives Quench his account of his impressive physical and mental journey.
It is now 10 days...

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