Tag: students

  • Review of Withington, Manchester (Uncovered Magazine)

    Review of Withington, Manchester (Uncovered Magazine)

    WITHINGTON IS the cute village three miles south of the city centre, also known as “posh Fallowfield” and the village where you could end up if you fall asleep on the Magic Bus on the way home. The name of the village has Saxon origins: ‘Withy-ton’ , meaning ‘marshy town’ suggests the place may have […]

  • Ten Things Students Do Instead Of Revise In The 2000s

    Ten Things Students Do Instead Of Revise In The 2000s

    GRANTED, THE FOLLOWING list of “Ten Things Students Do Instead Of Revise” has not been compiled scientifically. Nor is it based on the universal experience of scholars. Although I do write from a good few years of experience which is enough for a blog. Like this one, Culturegloss! So, if you’re aged between 16 and […]

  • A-Level and GCSE Media Studies: More Useful Than Old English?

    A-Level and GCSE Media Studies: More Useful Than Old English?

    A-LEVEL MEDIA STUDIES students always get it in the neck from the UK press. It’s a time-honoured tradition of idiocy by the mainstream media. They’re continually branded every exam results season, by sneering old-schoolers in charge of various dying media platforms and their equally old-schooled parents as a ‘Mickey Mouse subject’. Prove them wrong – […]