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Fantastic Beasts and where to cash them in

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There is no denying what a complete and utter phenomenon J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter is. To quote Minerva McGonagall, “This boy will be famous. There won’t be a child in our world who doesn’t know his name.” She wasn’t wrong. […]

World

The Dangers of Voluntourism

We’ve all heard the same old story of that one guy who on his ‘gap yar’ went abroad to some ‘impoverished’ country (probably in Africa) to volunteer their services by building a school or something of the sort. They posted […]

University

What’s the deal with Drive?

It’s no secret that Microsoft Word is the corporate giant of word processing software, and it’s easy to see why. With a built-in spellcheck and thesaurus, endless fonts, and a whole host of other functions, there are few things that […]

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Make the most out of Moodle

We live in a time where we are constantly hearing about the effects of global warming. Even as certain governments claim it to be a hoax, or fake news, we can’t escape the signs that we are deeply affecting the […]

Sport

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Is an all-star Premier League game viable in this day and age? We think so

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Could London have an NFL team?

Is there going to be a possibility of an NFL team in London? How popular is it here? What are the positives and negatives of having an American sports team in the UK? And more importantly, could it work? These […]