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    International Food & Culture Festival 2017

    The University of Huddersfield’s International Food & Culture Festival was held on 1st November and will go down as one of the highlights of the semester. Societies representing 120 nations from all corners of the globe showcased what their countries had to offer in terms of cuisine and entertainment. The event was a sell-out and had over 700 people attending. When the crowd entered the expanded lecture halls of the Oastler building, they were greeted by a warm, buzzing atmosphere. The sides of the room were draped in flags from all over the world which, coupled with the variety of clothing on display, made for a kaleidoscopic scene. Whether it…

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    3 ways to internationalise your uni experience

    With thousands of international students and an incredibly diverse campus, it is hard to miss the fantastic cultural atmosphere at The University of Huddersfield. Getting involved in this culture will make your experience here much more colourful and diverse, something that the lecture theatre can’t prepare you for. From food festivals to samba dances, the international societies are the gateway to Huddersfield’s global community. Welcoming all students, no matter where you are from, the societies enable you to get involved and learn all about different cultures. Aside from the super intense study, university life is incredibly vibrant and with the country becoming more globalised – now is the time to…

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    Review – Bouncers @ Theatre Royal, Wakefield

    First performed 37 years ago in 1977, Bouncers is still relevant today. Multi award winning writer John Godber has created a masterpiece with Bouncers, using his own knowledge and experience of the 80s nightlife of the Wakefield areas. Whether you are from that era or you are younger and currently clubbing your way through Saturday nights, Bouncers will be hilarious. Many members of the audience will have a reminiscence of those good old days, whereas the young’uns glance to their mates and think “we do that!” Or maybe they’ll shake their heads in horror as they imagine their parents back in the day… The bouncers – Ralph, Les, Judd and…