Saturday, February 24, 2018

Full Story: Generation Game

by Cormac Hourigan In 2017, the relationship between young people and politics is complicated Waking up to Brexit and President Trump shook our generation into rethinking...

Full Story: Rocking for a Better World

by Alena Yakushova At gigs organised for charity, we find people brought together by music to help those in need As right-wing extremism is gaining popularity...

Full Story: The Gayest Parliament in the World

by Matt Farnham Scotland seems to be taking big steps towards inclusivity, but just how far has the nation come? It’s Scotland. It’s 1999. The passing...

Full Story: Label Lovers

by Stephanie Abbot Sexuality: a one-stop shop or more of a pick-and-mix? A man sits in a bar nervously waiting on his date to arrive. A...

Full Story: Kicksmarter

by Noemi Distefano How to fund your way to the front of the crowd Coolest-cooler. Exploding Kittens. Pono Music. Oculus Rift. Fidget Cub. Kingdom Death. Launched by...

Full Story: Cover Boys

by Robin Gillie Forget about stubble, it's all about the five o'clock eyeshadow as more men reach for rouge over razors Peer into the dark corners...

Full Story: Travelling in a Fragmented World

by Nadine Schwizer Not all barriers are physical when it comes to travel in 2017 We supposedly live in a globalised world, where movement between different...

Here’s More: Music as Medicine

by Alena Yakushova “Music is really powerful.” Set on a mission to write a feature on ‘charity gigs’, I ended up speaking with some very inspirational...

Full Story: World at Your Fingertips

by Lauren Rooney Travel plans can now be made with a few swipes across your touchscreen as everything you need is in the palm of...

Full Story: Secret Diary of a Social Media Girl

by Chloe Henderson A life hooked on ‘likes’: looking at the world through the glaring screen of anxiety. My name is Chloe and I’m a social...

Full Story: Clean Eating

by Vanessa Taaffe The healthy eating trend that has spiralised out of control Remember when baobab, acai, cacao and quinoa were things we’d mispronounce at a...

Full Story: From Eating Disorder to Food Blogger

by Vanessa Taaffe One day before Hilary Elliot marks the four year anniversary of her admission to hospital for anorexia, she joins SURGE for lunch,...

Full Story: Skilled in Action

by Andrew Hamilton As higher education is squeezed year on year, how can students give themselves the extra edge they need? University can be a rough...

Full Story: Employ a New Look

by Stuart Mackenzie What should you wear to get the job? It’s no secret that preparing for a job interview is challenging. To be a well-suited...