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"28.03.2017 18:07:00" epigram.org.uk An interview with Joe Fox The voice you know, the name you may not have heard… yet. Epigram speaks to Joe Fox. Benjamin Salkind speaks to ASAP Rocky's star student Joe Fox about life post-At Long Last A$AP and his upcoming debut.
"28.03.2017 17:09:00" epigram.org.uk Hospitality @ Motion, 4/03 South West record company Hospitality sit at the top of the drum and bass food chain. Bristol born-n-bred Hospitalitydnb returned to Motion Bristol for their biggest night yet. Catch them again on June 10th for their annual Hospitality Bristol BBQ XL!
"28.03.2017 11:27:32" epigram.org.uk Students launch men's mental health campaign Student Olivia Huxtable has launched men's mental health campaign Be ManKind. Olivia writes about what inspired her to do this. Students have launched a wonderful men's mental health campaign. Check it out below!
"28.03.2017 09:56:23" epigram.org.uk Students want Wills Memorial Building renamed over slavery links - Bristol students have started a petition to rename one of the city's most famous buildings over its current name's historic links to the slave trade Could one of the city's most famous landmarks lose its name?
"27.03.2017 17:00:00" epigram.org.uk Coconut, Chickpea and Spinach Vegan Curry - Jane Cowie explains why Indian food, with its wealth of flavours, spices and colours, is among the best cuisines in the world. She also shares her take an a vegan curry, demonstrating how versatile this delectable cuisine is. Jane Cowie explains why Indian food is so dear to her heart, and offers a vegan curry that you can experiment with if you are keen for a healthy, tasty and inexpensive dinner tonight!
"27.03.2017 15:38:38" epigram.org.uk How to get on with your neighbours - Love thy neighbour? Epigram Living provides some tips and tricks for getting on with your neighbours. It goes without saying … Love thy neighbour? Epigram shares its top tips for getting on with the people next door!
"27.03.2017 11:14:02" epigram.org.uk MP: Uni's social mobility scheme is a 'mockery' - The University's Bristol Scholars scheme was branded a 'mockery' by a Bristol MP in the House of Commons last week. Bristol MP criticises Uni's presentation of Bristol Scholars scheme following offers for private school students
"27.03.2017 09:35:59" epigram.org.uk Response: Nudity and Feminism - Max Lewthwaite responds to an article recently published by Epigram Style which argued that Emma Watson's recent photoshoot for Vanity Fair was empowering. "I fundamentally disagree with Watson's method. She has not shown the possibility of choice, of an alternative to objectification. She does nothing to subvert the cultural emphasis on women's appearance, which is grossly unequal to men."
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"26.03.2017 11:25:32" epigram.org.uk 'Be bold and be expressive': art therapy and a creative approach to mental wellbeing - As Epigram's #14Conversations draws to a close, Hannah Gauntlett illuminates the increasingly popular practice of art therapy, and reveals how our creativity could be the key to alleviating mental ill-health. 'Art can help to express those feelings which are perhaps inexpressible through other media'
We look at the growing phenomenon of art therapy, and the benefits it could have for all of us...
"25.03.2017 18:46:38" Timeline Photos We're nearing the end of our #14Conversations campaign, our Day 13 podcast comes from Margarita:
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"25.03.2017 18:43:06" youtube.com VARSITY TEAM MATES - Basketball Team We interviewed Diane, Adelaide and Noelia for their upcoming Varsity Basketball match. Video by: James Bachmann, Jack Clayton Ahead of tomorrow's Varsity 2017: Basketball clash, here are some of the Bristol girls on their team mates...
"25.03.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk Trespass Against Us review - a surprisingly slow burner Hot off the back of the truly awful Assassin's Creed, Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson team up once again. They … Find out why Gleeson and Fassbender fail us again.
"25.03.2017 12:42:13" Hilary Benn MP goes #OnTheRecord With only a day left in our #14Conversations campaign, ex-Shadow Foreign Secretary Hilary Benn MP urges you all to donate and get involved.
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"25.03.2017 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk Ski slope style - With the ski trip fast approaching, Hannah Worthington provides some slope style inspo. We are currently in the midst of ski … With the ski trip fast approaching, Hannah Worthington provides some slope style inspo
"24.03.2017 20:40:39" epigram.org.uk Jeremy Corbyn on Bristol student voter apathy: 'we're on it' - Jeremy Corbyn tells Epigram that Labour are 'on it' in terms of engaging with students and winning them over ahead of May's Metro mayoral elections We spoke to Jeremy Corbyn about his plans to engage Bristol students...
"24.03.2017 19:10:12" epigram.org.uk Puzzles - issue 312 solutions - Solutions to the puzzles in issue 312 (13 March) Scratch your head no longer - solutions to the puzzles in the latest issue are now online:
"24.03.2017 19:00:27" epigram.org.uk Bristol falter as UWE dominate Varsity Darts - Bristol's Varsity darts team struggled as they were comprehensively beaten 7-1 by UWE last night at Walkabout in Bristol City … A bad night for Bristol #WeAreBristol
"24.03.2017 17:30:00" epigram.org.uk In defence of: the golden oldies - Chloë Moloney launches a passionate defence of old music and vintage tunes. As we prepared to leave for Bristol on … Chloë Moloney mounts a passionate defence of vintage tunes and the 'glittering gems of the swinging sixties'.
"24.03.2017 16:51:22" epigram.org.uk Varsity 2017: Bristol and UWE to face off under the lights at Fortress Dingle - Later this evening, Coombe Dingle will host the highly anticipated Varsity matches in both American Football and Lacrosse, which for the first time in Varsity history have been combined to create a fantastic evening of sport under the floodlights. While Coombe Dingle will see a feast of sporting action tonight under the floodlights for the third instalment of this year's Varsity as Rory Macnair previews... #wearebristol
"24.03.2017 16:31:59" Timeline Photos We're nearing the end of our #14Conversations campaign, our Day 12 podcast comes from Izzy:
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"24.03.2017 15:45:00" epigram.org.uk There's no place like home: rediscovering the UK - Sunny days are few and far between during the English summer… Alice Oliver helps you make the most of them. … Desperate for a spontaneous day trip? You may not need to go a far afield as you think...
"23.03.2017 20:36:08" epigram.org.uk Varsity 2017: UoB boat club clinch the first Varsity 2017 points for Bristol - On Saturday 18th March, the University of Bristol battled UWE in the 22nd annual Boat Race between the two. For the second year in a row, Bristol took home the blade, providing them with the perfect start to this year's Varsity Series. The University of Bristol Boat Club brought home the first Varsity points of 2017 for Bristol on Saturday but they were made to work very hard for it...
"23.03.2017 18:51:36" epigram.org.uk Steel Family Robinson: A Jailbreak Journey - You may have been aware of Jailbreak, the RAG charity event where students try to get as far away from Bristol as possible without spending... Jailbreak is a great money-raiser for charity, but how did the actual journeys go down? One team, Steel Family Robinson, shares a timeline of their hitchhiking travels to Vienna
"23.03.2017 17:10:24" Timeline Photos In lieu of our panel discussion with Off The Record, our Day 11 podcast of #14Conversations comes from Lucia:
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"23.03.2017 15:45:17" We are Live from our #OnTheRecord for Off The Record (Bristol) panel discussion. If you're watching online comment any questions you have for our panel and we'll do our best to get them answered. https://www.facebook.com/events/265101623937091/?ti=icl
"23.03.2017 15:31:00" epigram.org.uk Beauty and the Beast review - truly a tale as old as time - It's finally here – the release of the latest and highly anticipated Disney remake, Beauty and the Beast. But was it … Is it the movie magic we've been all waiting for? Ashley Yonga reviews Beauty and the Beast.
"23.03.2017 15:15:47" epigram.org.uk Epigram's travel editors bring you Europe at its very best. - In need of direction for planning your summer travels ? Look no further… Edie – Paris Jardin de la Vallée … Tried and tested. Epigram's Travel Editors share their travel hotspots with you.
"23.03.2017 14:45:33" OnTheRecord Panel Discussion OnTheRecord Panel Discussion We invite you to our panel discussion #OnTheRecord.
Thursday 23rd March, 15:30-17:00, Merchant Venturers Building Room 1.11A // suggested £2 // all money raised will go to Off The Record.
With some very special guests, the aim of this panel discussion Keep an eye out for our Facebook Live of our #OnTheRecord for Off The Record (Bristol) panel discussion. We'll be live from 3.30, but if you want to come down to the event and make a donation the details are here:
"23.03.2017 12:40:00" epigram.org.uk Top 10 Bristol Coffee Shops - Joe Gorecki reviews the best coffee spots in Bristol. While it's easy to see coffee as just a liquid … Desperate for a caffeine fix? Joe Gorecki reviews the best coffee shops in Bristol!
"23.03.2017 11:31:43" epigram.org.uk Let's play darts! Bristol Varsity Darts 2017 - Stand up if you love the darts! Walking in a Bristol Wonderland? It might not be the Ally Pally, but … The most boozy night of Varsity. Tonight, 7pm at Walkabout.
"23.03.2017 10:00:00" epigram.org.uk FUZE: Funkytown - Epigram Style had the pleasure of attending a FUZE show last weekend, a sell out event celebrating fashion, music and … Epigram Style had the pleasure of attending a FUZE show last weekend, a sell-out event celebrating fashion, music and dance all in the name of charity.
"22.03.2017 20:17:00" epigram.org.uk A mini guide to interrailing Kate Baker shares the essentials on how to interrail. Interrailing is an amazing adventure that gives you a real sense of freedom. We are … Need help planning your next interrailing trip? Look no further and read Epigram Travel's article.
"22.03.2017 19:49:21" epigram.org.uk How to Cook the Perfect Steak - Helena Brown shares her wisdom on how to cook the perfect steak, if you're feeling like treating yourself for dinner... or want to show off your skills for date night. Helena Brown shares her knowledge on how to prepare that tasty steak, for when you're feeling like a treat! http://epigram.org.uk/lead-article/2017/03/cook-perfect-steak
"22.03.2017 17:00:00" epigram.org.uk Page not found - Epigram 'gripping and distinctly different'
Check Epigram Arts review on Kilter theatre's brilliant 'Invincible' - unzipping the potential of synthetic biology.
"22.03.2017 16:37:07" OnTheRecord Panel Discussion OnTheRecord Panel Discussion We invite you to our panel discussion #OnTheRecord.
Thursday 23rd March, 15:30-17:00, Merchant Venturers Building Room 1.11A // suggested £2 // all money raised will go to Off The Record.
With some very special guests, the aim of this panel discussion Tomorrow, as part of our ongoing #14Conversations campaign, we are holding a panel discussion on mental health! We hope to continue our #Conversations to de-stigmatise poor mental health and raise more money for Off The Record (Bristol) - Check it out
"22.03.2017 15:33:10" epigram.org.uk Law Ball so bad students demand their money back - Bristol Law Club (UBLC) hosted an ball last night with the slogan 'An invitation you cannot refuse…', but those who bought a ticket are wishing they had. Awkward…
"22.03.2017 13:54:19" epigram.org.uk Nu-Forms: An Austrian DnB haven. - Chloe Narey tells us why you should head to Austria for nu-forms of entertainment Spring is upon us and with … Can't see past that looming dissertation deadline? Epigram travel are here to remind you that festival season is just around the corner...
"22.03.2017 12:11:54" Timeline Photos It's Day 10 of our #14Conservations campaign, in our latest podcast we speak to Jess:
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"21.03.2017 16:23:05" Timeline Photos We've reached Day 9 of our #14Conservations campaign, in our latest podcast we speak to Amy:
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"21.03.2017 14:50:31" Nicky Morgan goes #OnTheRecord In light of our #14Conversations campaign, we caught up with Nicky Morgan to find out why she thinks it's important to look after our mental health.
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"21.03.2017 09:03:02" Timeline Photos Follow EpigramPaper on Snapchat today as Bristol #StudentsRevoltAgainstAssault and share their stories of sexism and sexual assault at uni.
"20.03.2017 18:14:30" epigram.org.uk What has Art got to do with...Biochemistry? - Izzie Prankerd dives into the weird and wonderful world of biochemistry, revealing some of the subject's links with the visual arts. From cadavers to chromosomes, Epigram Arts dissect some of the weird and wonderful encounters between art and biochemistry...
"20.03.2017 17:17:01" Timeline Photos Follow EpigramPaper on Snapchat today as Bristol #StudentsRevoltAgainstAssault and share their stories of sexism and sexual assault at uni.
"20.03.2017 16:02:30" Timeline Photos In Day 8 of our #14Conservations campaign we speak to Sam, hear the podcast here:
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"20.03.2017 15:34:30" epigram.org.uk The cat café lowdown: purrfect or paws for thought? - Initially opened to much excitement from giddy cat lovers, and perhaps also accompanied with the odd moan from reluctant boyfriends … Heard about the new cat café on Denmark Street? We decided to pay a visit.
"20.03.2017 14:39:02" epigram.org.uk Want to get a little closer to the moon? Well now you can (kind of) - As part of the celebrations welcoming in the university's new chancellor Sir Paul Nurse, the University will have a 23ft giant … We're over the moon about the latest installation at Wills Memorial.
"20.03.2017 12:35:01" epigram.org.uk All Hail Queen BTP - Ellen Jones celebrates our very own, and favourite, Boston Tea Party, and tells us why it really is the Queen of the Cafe's in Bristol. Ellen Jones expresses her absolute love for BTP, and why it's can be safely crowned queen of Bristol cafe's. http://epigram.org.uk/lead-article/2017/03/hail-queen-btp
"20.03.2017 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk The best travel Instagram accounts that everyone should follow In need of some travel inspiration? Joyce Khoh shares the top travel Instagram accounts we should all follow right now. Being an avid … Here are the top travel Instagram accounts to follow right now!
"19.03.2017 16:47:08" epigram.org.uk Bristol named best place to live in UK - The Sunday Times Best Places to Live Guide has named Bristol as the UK's finest city to live in, describing it as 'cool, classy, and supremely creative'. Good choice Bristol students! You live in the UK's best city
"19.03.2017 16:10:27" epigram.org.uk A letter to 50-year-old me - Chloë Moloney looks to the future, writing a letter to her 50-year-old self. Chloë Moloney writes to her future self for Epigram Letters.
"19.03.2017 14:00:00" Norman Lamb MP goes #OnTheRecord We're very grateful to Norman Lamb for endorsing the #14conversations campaign. If you haven't donated yet, you can do so here: https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/epigram
"19.03.2017 13:17:44" Timeline Photos Follow us on SnapChat! For our interactive articles (first one running tomorrow focusing on sexual assault on campus) and coverage from all sections of our paper.
"19.03.2017 12:03:39" Timeline Photos Day 7 of our #14Conservations campaign is here! Today's conversation is with Evy:
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"19.03.2017 10:30:00" epigram.org.uk Is a university degree still enough? Are employers demanding more than just a 2:1? Ruby Cardona investigates. Is it still a guarantee that your degree will … Is that 2:1 you're about to scrape enough?
"19.03.2017 09:30:00" epigram.org.uk FUZE kicks off performance weekend with a sell-out show - A team of roughly 80 university students have raised almost £10,000 for charity Bristol Refugee Rights after their first sell-out performance last night. Stuck for plans today? FUZE Bristol impressed a full audience last night and still has a few tickets left...✨
"18.03.2017 21:30:01" epigram.org.uk University of Bristol's history as the 'Oxbridge reject' Ed Southgate looks into how Bristol became the alternative to Oxbridge and how this still affects student life. It's not like we're bitter or anything...
"18.03.2017 20:30:01" epigram.org.uk Students Respond to Mass Surveillance Dan Harris asks Bristol students how they feel about being watched... They could be watching now...
"18.03.2017 16:51:07" Timeline Photos The 2017 Varsity series is now underway, and we previewed it on this week's Epicast...
"18.03.2017 16:36:30" epigram.org.uk Nudity and Feminism: what's the problem? - Following the recent controversy regarding that Vanity Fair shoot, Olivia Cooke gives her take on the compatibility of feminism and … Following the recent controversy regarding that Vanity Fair shoot, Olivia Cooke gives her take on the compatibility of feminism and nudity
"18.03.2017 16:30:00" epigram.org.uk Does Brexit mark a critical moment for language degrees? Alfred Davies looks at the issues that Brexit could cause for aspiring linguists. Could Brexit disrupt your degree?
"18.03.2017 16:12:14" epigram.org.uk Record turnout as Bristol elects new SU Officers - A record breaking 7,400 Bristol students had their say in Bristol SU's elections – over one and a half thousand more than the previous record. Over 7,000 of you cast votes this week, but who did you elect?
"18.03.2017 15:42:21" epigram.us14.list-manage.com Epigram newsletter Epigram newsletter Email Forms Click here to sign up for our fortnightly digital newsletter - bringing you the best of student news in Bristol and for all the information on how to write for us!!
"18.03.2017 12:02:07" Timeline Photos It's Day 6 of our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read of our latest conversation with Jessica:
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"17.03.2017 20:01:41" epigram.org.uk LIVE: Bristol SU Election Results - This year has seen record breaking voter turnout from University of Bristol students for Bristol SU's elections. Around 7400 of … Here's the list of all your winners from the SU elections!
"17.03.2017 19:19:55" epigram.org.uk LIVE: Bristol SU Election Results - This year has seen record breaking voter turnout from University of Bristol students for Bristol SU's elections. Around 7400 of … The Epigram team is in Bristol SU tonight live blogging the SU election results! Keep up to date with us on Twitter using the hashtag #SUelection
"17.03.2017 18:00:02" epigram.org.uk Boat Race kicks off Varsity 2017 - It's that time of year! Varsity series 2017 starts tomorrow as the annual boat race will open this year's series. … Varsity 2017 begins tomorrow! Get yourself down to the Harbourside to support the University of Bristol Boat Club #WeAreBristol
"17.03.2017 17:31:38" epigram.org.uk Bristol and UWE ready their weapons for the 22nd annual Varsity battle - Varsity 2017 kicked off with the annual fundraiser Ignit10n yesterday and the SU's Sport and Student Development Officer John House talks about what makes Varsity one of the best sporting events of the year. Bristol will be hoping to retain their trophy in this year's Varsity but as John House says, there is much more to the series than bragging rights...
"17.03.2017 15:00:01" epigram.org.uk Movie Memories - À bout de souffle (Breathless) - On this day in 1960, Breathless (originally À bout de souffle) was released and shortly became one of the most influential films of … On this day in 1960, Breathless was released to pioneer the New Wave movie movement. Charlie Gearon gets all nostalgic to tell us of the prolific impact of this slick cinema classic.
This is the first in a new series of Film&TV features focusing on Film
"17.03.2017 13:17:19" Timeline Photos Here's the fifth article in our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read of our latest conversation here :)
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"16.03.2017 19:00:00" epigram.org.uk Is contemporary art a waste of time? - Online Editor Helena Raymond-Hayling shares her thoughts on why contemporary art is for everyone. In 2013 I found myself in … Epigram Arts decides if Duchamp taking the piss.
"16.03.2017 15:48:09" Timeline Photos Here's the fourth article in our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read of our latest conversation here :)
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"16.03.2017 12:59:39" epigram.org.uk Being on a budget does not have to be boring: Central America on the cheap - Anna Juliet Stephens teaches us the savvy ways of travel: workaway, last minute volunteering and Making Friends. Travelling around Latin America … Desperate to travel this summer despite that that questionable bank balance? Anna Juliet Stephens could solve your problem...
"16.03.2017 11:35:00" epigram.org.uk PantoSoc's 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' at the Pegg Theatre: 'fits of laughter [...] mishaps a-plenty' - Cameron Scheijde gives his thoughts on PantoSoc's easter show, a pantomime romp through the world of 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe'. PantoSoc's latest show 'as landed, but is it all faun and games? Epigram Arts wrap up warm for 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' at the Pegg Theatre...
"15.03.2017 15:35:46" epigram.org.uk Meet the candidates... Undergraduate Education Officer - Our second 'meet the candidates' piece shows you the candidates running for Undergraduate Education Officer, and why they think you should vote for them… And the next category is... Undergrad Education Officer! Find out more about the people you're voting for
"15.03.2017 14:30:00" epigram.org.uk Meet the candidates...Union Affairs and Student Living Officers - In the second of our three 'meet the candidates' pieces, check out the men and women running to be your Union … Best thing about being at Bristol? Favourite night out? Meet the candidates...
"15.03.2017 13:30:00" epigram.org.uk Food for thought? Review: Bristol Vegan Food Festival - Sasha Semple attends Bristol's Vegan Food Festival and reviews her fantastic experience with us. Sasha Semple records her fantastic and enlightening experience of Bristol's Vegan Food Festival at Motion last week.
"15.03.2017 11:59:02" Timeline Photos Let's keep the conversation going! Here's the third article in our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read at the link below :)
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"15.03.2017 09:30:00" epigram.org.uk New York state of mind - Sometimes in a massive city like New York it's hard to decide what to do. Deputy Editor Edie Essex Barrett … Looking for some cheap and alternative things to do in the Big Apple? Deputy Epigram Travel editor shares some ideas.
"15.03.2017 08:28:37" Student Problems
"14.03.2017 22:17:44" epigram.org.uk Meet the candidates... Sport & Student Development and ELA Officers - Check out the men and women running to be your Sport & Student Development Officer and Equality, Liberation and Access Officer... Best thing about being at Bristol? Favourite night out? Meet the candidates...
"14.03.2017 20:00:32" epigram.org.uk Toppling 'The Indian Comedian' and empowering BME characters: Epigram Arts in conversation with the cast of 'Dinner Time' - Sophia Marshall talks white-washing, women and whimsy with the cast of Dinner Time, a BME-led production from Bristol Improv. Bristol Improv leave Epigram Arts with food for thought on BME comedy - and give us a glimpse of their upcoming show - Dinner Time.
"14.03.2017 18:32:51" epigram.org.uk The impact of Varsity in the community - With Varsity fast approaching, now seems a good time to reflect on the successes of last year's series and how … There's more to Varsity than you think
"14.03.2017 17:55:41" epigram.org.uk Laura Marling's Semper Femina: Women through the female gaze. Late last month, Deputy Music Editor Ellen Kemp took an excursion out to Goldsmith's University in London for a press … Did you hear Ellen Kemp and Caitlin Butler discuss the fabulous new Laura Marling album this morning on Burst Radio - Bristol University Radio Station? Read the review of Semper Femina here!
"14.03.2017 17:02:42" OnTheRecord Panel Discussion OnTheRecord Panel Discussion We invite you to our panel discussion #OnTheRecord.
Thursday 23rd March, 15:30-17:00, Merchant Venturers Building Room 1.11A // £2 entry // all money raised will go to Off The Record.
With some very special guests, the aim of this panel discussion is
"14.03.2017 15:00:07" Timeline Photos Our second article in our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read at the link below :)
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"14.03.2017 14:05:17" epigram.org.uk Trust me, I'm a Sugardaddy Caroline Lamb looks into the increasing number of Sugardaddies for students. Would you get a Sugardaddy to pay for uni?
"14.03.2017 13:00:08" epigram.org.uk Patriots Day review - a slick flick but too close for comfort? - Patriots Day covers the bombings at the Boston marathon in 2013, but did it achieve what it set out to do? Max … It documents the tragedy of the Boston Marathon, but has it come too soon? Max Langer reviews Patriots Day
"14.03.2017 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk 2017 Spring Jackets - Dump that tired-looking winter coat and invest in a new spring jacket. Although it may not feel like it on … Dump that tired-looking winter coat and invest in a new spring jacket.
"14.03.2017 11:00:00" Marvin Rees goes #OnTheRecord We think Off The Record are a great charity - but don't take our word for it. Here's Bristol Mayor Marvin Rees on why you should get involved with the #14Conversations campaign.
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"13.03.2017 17:24:01" Timeline Photos Our first article in our #14Conservations campaign! Have a read at the link below :)
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"13.03.2017 12:15:36" theguardian.com Using Snapchat to give a voice to sexual abuse survivors Hindustan Times mobile editor Yusuf Omar explains how the newspaper is making use of the world's fastest growing social network *Epigram are looking for some students to take part in a Snapchat project that brings attention to sexism, sexual harassment and sexual abuse and how common it unfortunately is at university.*
It will be taking place this Thursday,16th March, if you
"13.03.2017 11:16:16" epigram.org.uk Epigram is recruiting for its 2017-18 Business Team - Join the team behind Bristol's best student publication. The perfect sounding board for careers in business and media, and an awesome … Applications for Epigram's business team for next year close tonight. It's a great platform for careers in finance, advertising, communication or marketing so don't miss out!
"13.03.2017 10:02:09" epigram.org.uk Government talks getting tough on essay writing websites - Students who submit essays they have purchased from others could be criminalised, according to new proposals considered by the Department of Education. Could serious plagiarism soon be landing you a criminal record?!
"13.03.2017 09:40:30" epigram.org.uk What is #14Conversations? From March 13th every day for two weeks, we will be posting a new piece of content about people's first experience of having a conversation about their mental health. Our #14Conversations campaign starts today!
Look out for our campaign content on starting a conversation about mental health everyday for the next two weeks.
Find all the information you'll need about #14Conversations in the article below :)
"12.03.2017 19:01:33" epigram.org.uk Biggest Ignit10n event yet set to kick off Varsity series - The annual charity fundraiser Ignit10n is set to mark the start of the Varsity series, with UWE's sports teams joining the challenge for the first time. Varsity kicks off this week with the Tour de Burrito, 10,000 kick ups and 10 hours of continuous diving catches, it has to be Ignit10n....
"12.03.2017 18:32:16" epigram.org.uk 'Everyone realises that art's a bit of a weird thing to do': Interview with artist and gallery director Karanjit Panesar - Alina Young talks to local artist and co-director of the East Bristol Contemporary gallery about his career in the arts, his work, and the broader artistic community within Bristol. Epigram Arts talk artistic inspiration and the state of the arts in Bristol with artist and East Bristol Contemporary co-director Karanjit Panesar...
"12.03.2017 15:39:41" epigram.org.uk CLIC UNDRESSED: A raunchy performance from the medical student body - The crème de la crème of Bristol medical students performed a sold-out strip show at the O2 last night to raise money for the charity CLIC Sargent. Is it too late to change course...?
"12.03.2017 12:39:35" epigram.org.uk Standing up to anti-semetism shouldn't be based on certain conditions - Rebecca Filer and Hannah Rose call for support for Jewish students regardless of their political opinions. Despite the atrocities of … Why must there be a caveat to standing alongside Jewish students asking for solidarity when tackling antisemitism?
"12.03.2017 11:26:49" epigram.org.uk The Best Film fiasco - a reminder of the Oscars we'd rather forget - That's right – we still haven't let it go. Now the mixed-up Oscar dust has finally settled, it's time to whip … That's right: we're not letting it go. The lines between winner and loser were so bizarrely blurred on the night of the Oscars, and it's only now we can reflect on the Best Film fiasco without curling toes.
"11.03.2017 18:13:25" epigram.org.uk Students condemn fast-track degree proposal - Bristol students have been reacting to new government proposals which could see students paying £14,000 per year for a fast-tracked two-year programme 'It'll be the next thing people 'have' to do if they want to be a high achiever.'
What do you think of the 2-year-degree proposals?
"11.03.2017 18:08:05" epigram.org.uk LGBTQI-Art - February was LGBT history month in the UK - Hannah Wakefield explores art in and around the LGBT+ community. Epigram Arts explores queer art and literature and why it's absent from our curricula
"11.03.2017 15:21:53" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: Studiospace's 'It Stays on Your Conscience' @ The White Theatre - Jessica Smith and Sylvia Cogher discuss the tough themes in Studiospace's It Stays on Your Conscience. 'Dynamic switch[ing] between elation and despair'... Epigram Arts review Studiospace Bristol's 'It Stays on Your Consience'
"11.03.2017 15:16:00" epigram.org.uk Twink Peaks preview - the show that can get away with chaos Charlie Gearon previews the return of Twin Peaks, but will it ever be as good as its first series way back … Charlie Gearon previews the return of Twin Peaks, but what else has it possibly got to give?
"11.03.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk Student Counselling Service: Let others know Head of Student Counselling, Jackie Head, writes about the importance of opening up to others. Head of Student Counselling, Jackie Head, writes about the importance of opening up to others.
"11.03.2017 12:24:00" epigram.org.uk Nicky Morgan: 'Students must push back on post-Brexit hate crimes' - Conservative MP and Former Education Secretary Nicky Morgan talks to Epigram about sexism at university, mental health and how Brexit will affect … Former Education Secretary Nicky Morgan talks about sexism at university, mental health and how Brexit will affect students
"11.03.2017 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk Filmme Fatale - female roles at all time high With the last year being an all time high in roles for women, Jessica Cripps looks at the successes of … ♀Following the worldwide celebration of International Women's Day, Jessica Cripps takes a look over a year of progress in terms of the abundance of female roles in film.♀
"11.03.2017 09:00:04" epigram.org.uk All the gallery's a stage: new installation 'The Stage' at the Arnolfini - Jordan Barker deconstructs the Arnolfini's new installation piece, 'The Stage', an innovative new sculpture and performance space which interrogates the fundamental relationship between artwork and viewer. '[An] opportunity to erase the gap between artwork, performance space, and audience' — Epigram Arts on new interactive installation 'The Stage' at the Arnolfini.
"10.03.2017 21:57:50" epigram.org.uk Puzzles - issue 311 solutions - Solutions to the puzzles in issue 311 (27 February) Solutions for the last issue are now online
"10.03.2017 19:58:21" epigram.org.uk Response: political apathy in young people - Responding to a recent Comment article, Ellie Chesshire argues that political apathy in young people stems from education rather than the world of politics itself. Ellie Chesshire responds to a recent Epigram Comment article, arguing that a lack of education explains political apathy in young people.
"10.03.2017 19:04:01" epigram.org.uk Three little words with The Wailers - Luke Unger has a warble with Anton Barret Jr. of legendary reggae sound machine The Wailers as they prepare for … Luke Unger has three little words with Anton Barret Jr. of legendary reggae sound machine The Wailers about life and music post-Bob Marley.
"10.03.2017 19:01:01" epigram.org.uk Beauty and the Beast Preview - a tale not too old for time - Did Emma Watson make the right choice for turning down La La Land? What have we got to look forward to in … What new delights can we expect from a timeless story? Ashley Yonga takes us through a new adventure led by Emma Watson. Was it worth losing La La Land for Beauty and the Beast?
"10.03.2017 18:00:00" epigram.org.uk Stranger Things trailer - a sneak peak of stranger times - The Stranger Things Season Two trailer has arrived! Jasmine Silk takes a look at what's to come for the highly … Even Stranger things to come? Jasmine Silk gives us a sneak preview of the Stranger Things trailer.
"10.03.2017 18:00:00" epigram.org.uk The Food I couldn't live without: Lentils - Jake Barwood explains why he simply could not live without lentils, and offers a fabulous recipe you can try your hand at! Jake Barwood, our beloved Student Cook of the year tells us why he simply can't imagine a life without the simple, nutritious, luscious lentils.
"10.03.2017 16:37:54" epigram.org.uk Fences review - can stage plays work on screen? - As well as a Pulitzer-prize for its original play, Fences has recently earned its weight in gold with four recent Oscar nominations and … Viola Davis gave the performance of a lifetime in this fantastic play adapted for film. But will it ever truly leave the stage? James Turnbull reviews
"10.03.2017 15:09:06" epigram.org.uk No, George Freeman, benefits aren't only for 'really disabled people' Isabel Kilborn comments the remarks made by the Director of Policy, George Freeman, in regards to benefits only deserved by... One student comments on the remarks made by the Director of Policy, George Freeman, in regards to benefits only being deserved by 'really disabled people'.
"10.03.2017 11:30:00" epigram.org.uk Prince Harry speaks out on the detrimental effect pride has on seeking mental health support Prince Harry has spoken out about the barrier pride can prove in seeking mental health support. Prince Harry has spoken out about the barrier pride can prove in seeking mental health support.
"10.03.2017 10:50:09" #14Conversations
"09.03.2017 19:58:54" epigram.org.uk Having a parent with bipolar disorder An anonymous student talks about their experience having a father with Bipolar Disorder. An anonymous student talks about their experience having a father with Bipolar Disorder.
"09.03.2017 16:44:30" epigram.org.uk What has Art got to do with...Neuroscience? - Emma Isle explores the fascinating intersections between visual art and neuroscience, from ink-stained synapses to art as therapy. Why grey matter may matter in art...
"09.03.2017 16:00:02" epigram.org.uk Embroidery Edit - There is no way to escape the fact that embroidery is one of the hottest fashion trends this spring. What … Embroidery is one of the hottest trends this spring, check out our trend edit
"09.03.2017 15:36:29" epigram.org.uk Get ready to rumble: Bristol Fight Night - 'Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee'. The famous words uttered by none other than our very own University … Are you ready to rumble?? Get your tickets for tomorrow's Fight Night...
"09.03.2017 11:43:15" epigram.org.uk Bristol, you are wrong to award celebs honorary degrees - Last month, the university awarded notable names such as Matt Lucas honorary degrees in recognition of their achievements in their respective fields. Lily Hammond unpicks whether this practice has a place in the academic world. Matt Lucas didn't even finish his degree at Bristol, so why, asks Lily Hammond, are people like him being recognised by the university?
"09.03.2017 10:49:00" epigram.org.uk University of Bristol subjects ranked world-class by international league table - The recently released QS World University Rankings by Subject have confirmed that 29 subjects taught at the University of Bristol are highly rated within the world's top 100. We're apparently 41st in the world overall... Finally some good results to report to the parents?!
"08.03.2017 17:52:00" epigram.org.uk Epijams, Vol. 4: International Women's Day It's crazy to think that men seemingly have a monopoly on the music industry when you take a look at … Happy #InternationalWomensDay 2017! Celebrate with our fantastic new playlist of great female artists from around the world, old and new. What would you have added? Let us know in the comments!
"08.03.2017 13:45:01" mixcloud.com Epigram Music on Burst, vol3 Listen to Epigram Music on Burst, vol3 by maladjustedmisfit Yesterday, in early celebration of International Women's Day, Ellen Kemp presented a special edition of the Epigram Music Show on Burst Radio - Bristol University Radio Station.
"08.03.2017 11:24:34" epigram.org.uk Bristol Uni to divest from carbon intensive sectors following Fossil Free Society campaign - The University of Bristol has declared that it will divest its endowment funds from carbon intensive sectors of the fossil … Fossil Free campaign success as Uni announce 'bold' divestment plan
"07.03.2017 19:47:57" epigram.org.uk Bristol risks 'reputational hit' and funding following Lords TEF vote - Epigram reports on Bristol's TEF forum, which took place the day after the House of Lords voted to de-link tuition fees from the TEF. Now that there might be no link between TEF and raised tuition fees, does Bristol still think it's a good idea...?
"07.03.2017 18:30:00" epigram.org.uk Stornoway @ Colston Hall, 28/02 In a delightfully intimate show at Colston Hall, Stornoway plough through a substantial catalogue of music that the band have … Folk quartet Stornoway bid a fond farewell to Bristolian fans at Colston Hall.
"07.03.2017 17:18:36" epigram.org.uk Lords obstruct Government tuition fee rises - Government dealt major blow in plans for Higher Education reform, as House of Lords passes amendment to de-link tuition fees from the TEF. A victory for the NSS Boycott?
"07.03.2017 14:18:59" epigram.org.uk A sermon to hall life at Bristol - Whether it be Wills Hall or Manor Hall, Lucky Dube celebrates life and culture in his sermon to Bristol's halls. … Whether it be Wills or Badock, Lucky Dube is back again with a sermon on our beloved halls.
"07.03.2017 12:00:26" epigram.org.uk PwC: The opportunity of a lifetime - Sponsored Content from PwC Your career is just that; yours. You choose it. You live it. You make it happen. … Are you interested in a career in professional services and want to stay in Bristol after graduation? Our sponsors PwC can help if so!
"06.03.2017 19:04:43" epigram.org.uk Recipe: Peanut Butter Granola - Hannah Keele declares her love for nut butters, and offers her recipe to make your very own peanut butter granola. Are you crazy for nut butter, but simply can't justify spending all your extra cash on a mere jar of the stuff? Hannah Keele offers her recipe to make your own nut butter, and a granola dish using the nut butter too! Price savvy and utterly
"06.03.2017 18:41:00" epigram.org.uk An interview with Newton Faulkner - In an interview with folk-pop troubadour Newton Faulkner, Will Deasy is devastated to discover that the once ginger-dreadlocked fellow is now … Will Deasy meets the ginger (and, shockingly, no-longer dreadlocked) song-man Newton Faulkner about his new progression into soul. Guess it's goodbye Newton Folk-ner...
"06.03.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk A review of Vintage Weigh and Pay - Online Style Editor, Alex Boulton, reviews the latest innovation in vintage shopping. First founded in 2016, Vintage Weigh and Pay … Epigram style reviews the latest innovation in vintage shopping
"06.03.2017 12:30:01" epigram.org.uk Recipe: Mug Blueberry Pancakes - Hannah Keele offers you a delicious recipe of blueberry pancakes- quick, easy and mouth-wateringly good! Everyone loves pancakes for breakfast … Are you still craving pancakes, despite the fact that pancake day has been and gone? Hannah Keele offers her easy and delicious recipe of Blueberry Pancakes that can be whipped up in a mug!
"06.03.2017 09:30:00" epigram.org.uk Language and misrepresentation within the LGBT+ community - Nikki Peach covers the Young People's Festival of Ideas and tell us more about LGBT+ issues. In light of LGBT+ history month, … 'Only 17% of a young audience had been taught about LGBT+ rights in PSCHE lessons at school.' Nikki Peach finds out more about LGBT+ issues.
"05.03.2017 21:00:00" epigram.org.uk Are Asian student communities also victims of UoB racism? Ruby Cardona looks into whether there's a divide between UK and Asian students. Ruby Cardona speaks to Asian Bristol students to hear their stories.
"05.03.2017 19:27:42" epigram.org.uk Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week: 'Look I said NO!' Hannah Worthington speaks to a student for whom this week is every week. Hannah Worthington speaks to a student survivor of sexual assault.
"05.03.2017 18:21:08" epigram.org.uk Social media responds: uni's widening participation scheme - Readers of Epigram often never hesitate to respond to some of the articles published, with criticism and praise (probably) in equal measure. Take a look at what Facebook had to say to some of our most popular articles from the past few weeks. Take a look at what social media had to say to Epigram's recent revelation that UoB gave a third of its Bristol Scholars offers to students from private schools...
"05.03.2017 18:00:00" epigram.org.uk Student-led Charity 'Just Eat It' Striving to Success - Ellie Donnell speaks to us about the student led charity 'Just Eat It' who continue their war on Food Waste: … Ellie Donnell reflects on the success of the student-led charity 'Just Eat It', and how you can get involved in combating the issue of food waste!
"05.03.2017 15:14:02" epigram.org.uk Colonialism and art - the empire bites back - This year is the 70th anniversary of the India's independence from the British Empire. In honor of this, the writers at … Epigram Arts writers delve into art and literature which responds to the brutality of colonialism, 70 years on from Indian independence.
"05.03.2017 13:05:00" epigram.org.uk Bristol Top Spot : Nutmeg - Online Living editor, Lucy Thompson reviews Nutmeg , the Indian restaurant at the heart of Clifton village. Nutmeg is the … Lucy Thompson reviews Nutmeg, the new Indian restaurant in Clifton Village
"05.03.2017 12:23:02" epigram.org.uk FUZE 2017 Models: MEET THE GIRLS Meet the 13 gorgeous girls chosen to grace the FUZE catwalk this year. Gina Degtyareva chats to each model about their style, favourite places to shop and fun facts about themselves. Meet some of Uni's most good looking girls!
"05.03.2017 12:08:01" epigram.org.uk Bristol Student is Crowned 'Student Cook of the Year' - Ellie Donnell celebrates our very own Jake Barwood's success of being being Student Cook of the Year! Bristol student, Jake … Ellie Donnell celebrates Bristol Student, Jake Barwood's success of being crowned Student Cook of the Year! Watch this Space. http://epigram.org.uk/food/2017/03/bristol-student-crowned-student-cook-year
"05.03.2017 11:48:55" epigram.org.uk Why are Bristol students protesting against Trump? - Anna Hart explains why University of Bristol students should protest against Trump's actions. Standing in the rain at Bristol's College … Anna Hart explains why Bristol University students should care about what Trump is doing in the U.S.
"05.03.2017 11:21:57" epigram.org.uk Epiquiz 2- Do you remember the fortnight's Bristol news? - The latest instalment of our fortnightly trivia test is here! From gold medals to culinary delights, how much have you been paying to Bristol happenings? Try your hand (and your memory) at our news roundup quiz. Can you get 5/5?
"04.03.2017 17:36:29" epigram.org.uk Bristol alumnus Andrew Pozzi wins gold in Belgrade - Bristol alumnus Andy Pozzi has won the 60m hurdles gold medal competing at the European Indoor Championships in Belgrade. It was a golden Friday for one Bristol graduate at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade as Will Davidson reports...
"04.03.2017 15:00:00" epigram.org.uk John McDonnell: 'this generation that's coming up now is extremely radical' - On the 16th of February, during his visit to Bristol, Epigram spoke to Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell about mental health, young people making a … Shadow Chancellor and Corbyn ally John McDonnell tells Epigram he'll 'turn it around'
"04.03.2017 13:00:00" epigram.org.uk The three big trends of London Fashion Week - As LFW drew to a close last week, I have a look at the defining trends of the London collections … As LFW drew to a close last week, take a look at the defining trends of the London collections that you will certainly want to add to your wardrobe
"04.03.2017 11:40:00" epigram.org.uk 'Junkyard' at the Bristol Old Vic: 'a story of community, solidarity and friendship' - Jordan Barker reviews 'Junkyard', the critically acclaimed musical now showing at the Bristol Old Vic. Our thoughts on Junkyard, the wonderful new coming of age musical by Harry Potter and the Cursed Child writer Jack Thorne, currently playing at Bristol Old Vic
"04.03.2017 10:49:00" epigram.org.uk Clock Opera @ The Louisiana, 23/02 Shimmery synths, contemplative pop soundscapes and a plethora of nostalgically intimate lyrics: London four-piece Clock Opera seem to have got … Wake up in the morning feeling like P Diddy? No, not that kind of tick tock! It's the sweet symphonic sounds of Clock Opera!
"04.03.2017 10:43:38" Timeline Photos The latest Epicast is here! Monopoly, Bristol scholars and a moderately good shouting match...
"03.03.2017 14:51:32" epigram.org.uk Burning Man Festival: a place where we can all bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles - There are a few places left where you can find a sanctuary of love and freedom, if you can get there. Burning Man Festival is one such place. Need an escape? Alice Mennell tells us about the otherworldly joys of Burning Man Festival
"03.03.2017 13:18:56" epigram.org.uk Epigram's Blind Date (Owen and Jacob) - Epigram Living has sent singletons Owen and Jacob to a board game cafe to find love… What were your first … For our second edition of Epigram Blind Date Owen Atkinson and Jacob Powell head to a board game cafe!
"03.03.2017 11:26:00" epigram.org.uk Bristol Dance Society reaps awards at national competitions - Last weekend, the UoB Dance Society returned from two national competitions having won an outstanding number of awards. The competition team … Congratulations dancers
"02.03.2017 19:00:02" epigram.org.uk Censorship: The red light vs. the plight for tolerance - Jessica Cripps questions whether or not Bristol really deserves its red rating for censorship. Censorship has been a hot topic … Jessica Cripps questions whether or not it's such a bad thing that the university received a 'red' rating for censorship from Spiked!
"02.03.2017 18:56:54" epigram.org.uk Eternal – support a Bristol-based, student-made Star Wars fan film - Tim Bustin talks to us about a fan film he is currently working on with a Bristol film school, in … ⭐More Star Wars related content: what's not to love?! Tim Bustin tells us all about his up-and-coming Bristol based Fan Film, Eternal.
Support their work and donate to their Kickstarter page detailed in the article!⭐
"02.03.2017 17:00:10" epigram.org.uk 'White Rabbit Red Rabbit' at The Room Above: 'a surprise, a triumph, a protest, a celebration' - Avital Carno gives us her thoughts on White Rabbit Red Rabbit, the intriguing and unpredictable play by Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour, brought … Epigram Arts reviews The Room Above's latest play, the intriguing and unpredictable 'White Rabbit Red Rabbit' by Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour...
"02.03.2017 16:00:00" epigram.org.uk Why Uber can change your life - Living's Deputy Editor Saskia Hume lays down the case for making Uber the number one app on your smartphone It's … Saskia Hume lays down the case for Uber as the number one app on your smart phone
"02.03.2017 14:33:02" epigram.org.uk Modern Baseball @ Bierkeller, 13/02 Modern Baseball – not a divergent of the glitzy American copy of rounders – are an electrically intense and independent rock band. Will it be a home round or a foul swing for Modern Baseball at Bristol Bierkeller?
"02.03.2017 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk A sit down with VS PINK - Epigram Style sits down with Izzy and Seun, Campus representatives for VS PINK, to find out more! What do you … Epigram Style sits down with Izzy and Seun, Campus representatives for VS PINK at Bristol University, to find out more!
"01.03.2017 18:06:01" epigram.org.uk RUN @ Motion, 11/02 Reece Webster sprinted into Motion to see a whole host of drum and bass legends do their thing at RUN. Reece Webster reviews DnB haven RUN's most recent venture at Motion Bristol.
"01.03.2017 18:04:30" epigram.org.uk BREAKING: Faeces on the road outside the ASS Library - This afternoon, a pipe adjacent to the ASS (Arts and Social Sciences) library burst on Tyndall Avenue, covering the road … BREAKING straight from the ASS crack: sewage pipe bursts outside library
"01.03.2017 11:38:07" epigram.org.uk Bristol's top alternative study spaces - Epigram's Living Team explore's Bristol's best work spots for those more relaxing study days February's a strange time in the … Struggling to find a space in the ASS? Epigram Living explores Bristol's alternative study spaces
"01.03.2017 10:29:18" epigram.org.uk New Zealand: the love of my life is out there after all - Evy Tang tells us all there is to know about taking on New Zealand: solo. Monday 23rd January: Guangzhou, China … Evy Tang gives us the low down on taking on New Zealand solo...
"28.02.2017 17:44:19" epigram.org.uk 'Politics matters and nothing matters more than politics' Adele Momoko Fraser speaks to Lecturer in Political Theory, Dr Jonathan Floyd on the point of politics degrees. Dr Jonathan Floyd tells Epigram why he thinks Politics is the most important subject.
"28.02.2017 16:12:01" epigram.org.uk Living with a Binge Eating Disorder For Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Elle Carter-Esdale talks about her experience with Binge Eating Disorder. For Eating Disorders Awareness Week, one student talks about their struggle with Binge Eating Disorder.
"28.02.2017 12:06:00" epigram.org.uk How to host the ultimate student dinner party - Letter's Editor Claire Hargreaves shares her top tips on holding the perfect evening soirée-student style Dinner parties: hardly the first … Claire Hargreaves shares her top tips on hosting the perfect dinner party - student style
"28.02.2017 11:06:00" epigram.org.uk Epigram Wellbeing presents...a feel good playlist! Epigram Wellbeing has created its first pick-me-up playlist, full of songs all about feeling good and being positive! Epigram Wellbeing has put together a little pick-me-up playlist, full of songs all about feeling good and being positive! Give it a listen below :)
"27.02.2017 20:33:45" epigram.org.uk Bristol first-year releases critically acclaimed short film - Sam Jones, first-year English and Theatre Studies student at the University of Bristol, has today released his award-winning short film Lifeline Lifeline is out now, from 'one of the most promising filmmakers under 25'...
"27.02.2017 18:34:36" epigram.org.uk Special report- Statistics reveal the extent of black students' Bristol struggles - Black applicants to Bristol are half as likely to accept an offer as their white counterparts...and then half as likely to graduate with a first if they do Black applicants half as likely to accept Bristol offer as white counterparts... and half as likely to get a first if they do...
The shocking statistics behind Bristol's attainment gap problem
"27.02.2017 15:44:43" epigram.org.uk Varsity 2017: 'Embrace the Rivalry' - Each year students from the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England (UWE) go head to … 'Embrace the Rivalry' and buy your tickets for Varsity 2017
"27.02.2017 14:47:00" epigram.org.uk The Five Types of Tinder Message - Epigram Living delves deep and discovers the finest conversation starters Bristol boys have to offer Ah, Tinder. What could be … From complimentary to creepy , Epigram Living presents you Bristol's 'finest' Tinder messages.
"27.02.2017 12:14:08" epigram.org.uk Epigram is recruiting for its 2017-18 Business Team - Join the team behind Bristol's best student publication. The perfect sounding board for careers in business and media, and an awesome … We are recruiting for next year's business team! Applications close Monday 13 March
"27.02.2017 11:35:39" epigram.org.uk Watch this - BFI funded, award-winning short film by Bristol student Phoebe Graham previews the public release of LIFELINE, the award-winning short film written and directed by Bristol student, Sam Jones. … As the world talks of the winners and La La Losers of last night's Oscars, Phoebe Graham looks ahead to a new generation of filmmakers.
Today marks the release of LIFELINE, a BFI funded short film, written and directed by Bristol student Sam Jones. Take
"27.02.2017 00:10:04" epigram.org.uk Oscars 2017: Leo's advice to nominees - With the Oscars just a few minutes away, Jessica Cripps give us last year's Best Actor winner Leo DiCaprio's advice … With merely minutes to go, take a look over Leo DiCap's advice to the knee-knocking nominees while you watch this year's Oscars.
"26.02.2017 20:25:27" epigram.org.uk LIVE BLOG — The Oscars 2017 - The biggest night in Hollywood is upon us, and Epigram will be taking you through it every step of the … It's finally here and we're raring to go - join us as we live-blog the #Oscars this evening @EpigramPaper on Twitter. We hope you're as excited as we are!
"26.02.2017 18:20:03" epigram.org.uk Puzzles - issue 310 solutions - Solutions to the puzzles in issue 310 (13 February) Scratch your head no longer, for the solutions to last issue's puzzles are now online!
"26.02.2017 18:00:02" epigram.org.uk A tribute to... Alexa Chung - Miranda Smith writes a tribute to Alexa Chung, British fashion model, television presenter and It-girl. Possibly the most over-written article … A tribute to Alexa Chung, British fashion model, television presenter and It girl.
"26.02.2017 17:21:12" epigram.org.uk Uni's widening participation scheme gives a third of offers to private schools - New Bristol Scholar scheme, which gives some students contextualised offers, gives a third of all places to students from independent schools TOMORROW'S FRONT PAGE, TODAY: Is this equal opportunity?
"26.02.2017 16:51:00" epigram.org.uk Three students raise over £1,500 for Mind...using the power of Britney Spears? Isabel Kilborn, Ben Baker and Owen Atkinson decided they should shave their heads, but don't worry, it was for a good cause. Three students raise over £1,500 for Mind...using the power of Britney Spears?
"26.02.2017 14:30:00" epigram.org.uk Explore the world with UBES! - Alasdair Robertson from the University of Bristol Expeditions Society shares past adventures and future opportunities available to UoB students. How can you seize travel opportunities as a UoB student? Alasdair Robertson shares the incredible global adventures of the Expeditions Society
"26.02.2017 13:27:55" epigram.org.uk Stokes Croft's finest photographers: Second Look's 'Change' exhibition @ Hamilton House - Ruby Rowan Gleeson heads to Stokes Croft for a fine display by local volunteer-lead photographic group Second Look. This week sees … Epigram Arts ' highlights from Second Look 's 'Change' exhibition at Hamilton House
Closing 1st March - its a must-see!
"26.02.2017 12:42:22" Epigram's 2017 Multimedia Launch Party Epigram's 2017 Multimedia Launch Party With the unveiling of our new app and updated website we invite you to join us at our 2017 Multimedia Launch Party.
Come check out our new digital features and learn about how you can get involved with Epigram.
Happy hour drinks all night long!!
See Join us Tuesday for Happy Hour drinks all night long at the Brass Pig and then after party fun at Lola Lo to celebrate our new Multimedia features!!
"26.02.2017 11:50:53" epigram.org.uk LGBT History Month: Mental heath in the LGBT+ community For LGBT History Month, Matthew George Frederick looks at the worryingly poor mental health in the LGBT+ community. For LGBT History Month, one student looks at the worrying mental health in the LGBT+ community.
"25.02.2017 19:18:00" epigram.org.uk Moonlight review - cinema at its most empathetic Ahead of this weekend's Oscars, Jacob Povey reviews the favourite for Best Picture, the immensely moving film Moonlight. Above all other … And here it is. With 24 hours left before the Oscars finally reach their climax, could Moonlight sneak through to win Best Picture? Jacob Povey reviews.
"25.02.2017 18:00:02" epigram.org.uk FUZE 2017 Models: MEET THE BOYS - Meet 11 of Bristol Uni's most good looking guys set to grace the FUZE catwalk this year. Gina Degtyareva chats to each model about their … Bummed out by the rain? We've got some eye candy to cheer you up!
"25.02.2017 17:13:00" epigram.org.uk Epiflix and Chill - Episode 9: Legion In the next installment of Epiflix and Chill, Liam Holmes tell us whether the unconventional new X-men series Legion is … Welcome to number nine! Liam Holmes tells us all about his pick of Netflix for this week, Legion.
"25.02.2017 16:10:01" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: WOMAN Exhibition @ Hamilton House - Avital Carno gives her thoughts on WOMAN: 'a social and artistic project, where different artists discuss and share ideas about … 'Mixed in with expressions of confinement and violation were images of sisterhood, motherhood and hope...'
See what Epigram Arts thought of WOMAN, a social and artistic project at Hamilton House.
"25.02.2017 15:09:01" epigram.org.uk All about Affleck - Hollywood's choice of narrative - The world of Hollywood is gasping with the thrill of the awards season, but it doesn't come without its controversy. … He's the hottest contender for Best Actor, but is it morally sound to prize Casey Affleck with the Oscar accolade?
"25.02.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: 'The Dead of Night in the Middle of Nowhere' @ The Room Above - Online Arts Editor Helena Raymond-Hayling gives her two pence on the full nine yards of Riddlestick Theatre's production of The … 'fiery enthusiasm and ferocious spirit...'
Straight from the horses mouth - Epigram Arts gives their thoughts on Riddlestick Theatre's production of 'The Dead of Night in the Middle of Nowhere' at The Room
"25.02.2017 13:02:01" epigram.org.uk 20th Century Women review - an unconventional family living through a unique moment in history - Amidst all the Oscars hype, a few gems were left to the side. Oscar Illingworth reviews 20th Century Women, one of the … ♀One for the ladies. Oscar Illingworth reviews 20th Century Women, the poignant drama that sadly slid away from the Oscars♀
"25.02.2017 10:48:54" epigram.org.uk Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood - on the mixing and matching of a musical mind in film Hand in hand with the Watershed's interdisciplinary season celebrating all things filmic and musical, regular Film & TV writer, Charlie Gearon, celebrates … The many sides and scores of Jonny Greenwood, as told by Charlie Gearon. Don't miss the Watershed's screenings of all his creations!
"25.02.2017 10:18:50" epigram.org.uk Abortion: the students' persepctive Epigram speaks to Bristol students for their take on the Trump executive order.
"24.02.2017 17:55:00" epigram.org.uk Drake: a modern day Ezra Pound? Asher Breuer-Weil has seemingly done the impossible and unthinkable: compared the Modernist poet Ezra Pound to, er… Drake. Asher Breuer-Weil makes some rather astute observations about two of the largest cultural giants of their respective times.
"24.02.2017 12:26:13" epigram.org.uk Dear Fresher - In a mini-series of open letters discussing the turbulent experience of being a fresher, Chloe Moloney tells her story of … Chloe Moloney writes an open letter
"23.02.2017 22:34:11" epigram.org.uk Your guide to the results of the Annual Members Meeting - The Student's Union Annual Members Meeting, where students vote on policies to be taken up by Bristol's SU, took place … Missed 2017's AMM? Read Scarlett Sherriff's summary on Epigram ✅
"23.02.2017 18:21:06" epigram.org.uk Fifty Shades Darker review - even worse than you expected - Fifty Shades Darker, but not dark enough? Charlie Harrison reviews the sequel to the franchise you wish had never started. Goodness gracious me. Fifty Shades Darker is not very good. Not only … Forget the Oscars - this is the one we've all been waiting for. Charlie Harrison reviews Fifty Shades Darker, but is it fifty shades too far?
"23.02.2017 16:56:48" epigram.org.uk In conversation with Tegan and Sara Taylor Swift squad member Sara Quin of sister-sister electropop duo Tegan and Sara calls Epigram's Alexia Kirov from their Cophenhagen show. Canadian sister-sister duo Tegan and Sara were kind enough to give Alexia Kirov a call for a good ol' natter about everything from pop to politics.
"23.02.2017 14:36:03" epigram.org.uk The most surprising snubs of the Oscars 2017 - In the wake of the awards that are lingering on the lips of all self-proclaimed film buffs, Tim Bustin gives us a … ✨The nominations that never were. The glory lost to La La Land. All salvaged in this testimony to the outcasts: the snubbed films of this year's Oscars✨
"23.02.2017 11:32:45" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: 'Othello' @ The Tobacco Factory - Louis Harnett O'Meara reviews the hotly anticipated production of Shakespeare's tragedy Othello, which is playing at Bristol's Tobacco Factory. In dim lighting … '[a] world where words twist keener, deeper, and crueler, than knives...'
Epigram Arts reviews the outstanding modernised production of Othello at Tobacco Factory Theatres.
"22.02.2017 19:15:01" epigram.org.uk LIVE BLOG - BRIT Awards 2017 Join Epigram's Online Music Editor and pop music aficionado Georgia Marsh as she live blogs all the performances, prizes and pathetically bad jokes. Follow @EpigramPaper on Twitter to see our editors' live reactions to the 2017 BRIT Awards.
"22.02.2017 16:28:29" epigram.org.uk Sing! review - the feel-good blockbuster that drops plot for charm Sarah Covill reviews Sing!, the pitch-perfect animation that leaves viewers smiling from ear to ear. It is difficult to welcome Garth Jennings' third … Sarah Covill reviews Sing, the pitch-perfect picture that trebles the talent of TV reality show
"21.02.2017 17:00:04" epigram.org.uk Epiquiz 1- Have you been paying attention to Bristol news? - Abandoned food? Untimely mentions of dictators? Put your knowledge of Bristol goings-on to the test in the first of our new fortnightly Epiquizzes... Think you know everything that's happened in Bristol recently? Prove it in our first Epiquiz!
"21.02.2017 16:00:02" epigram.org.uk Can fashion ever be truly feminist? - Feminism is back in fashion, but are the two truly compatible? In the current volatile climate, women's rights are high … Feminism is back in fashion, but are the two truly compatible?
"21.02.2017 14:46:07" youtube.com Hug a Tory Epigram spent an evening with the elusive Conservative society to see if they could find any common ground Epigram spent an evening with the elusive Conservative society to see if they could find any common ground.
"21.02.2017 12:00:34" epigram.org.uk It's never too late to drink wine in Copenhagen with the girls - Valentines day may have been and gone but is it ever too late to celebrate single life with the girls? … In need of a weekend away with a pal? Sarah Williams tells us why Copenhagan may be the perfect escape from the February drizzle and the deadlines.
"21.02.2017 12:00:05" epigram.org.uk 5 Kitchen Hacks for… Cooking With Eggs - Erin Beesley helps us out by offering us some top tips on how to make the perfect eggs: in a … Eggs are one of the most versatile foods out there: but do you know the secret to make the perfect poached, scrambled or boiled? Erin Beesley shares her top tips!
"20.02.2017 20:15:07" epigram.org.uk Dear Ryanair - Anna Lezard shares a heartfelt excerpt into her troubled relationship with Ryanair. We love cheap travel providers, but sometimes our relationships with them can be fraught - Anna Lezard shares her up-and-down affair with Ryanair
"20.02.2017 19:27:30" epigram.org.uk Confessions of a fresher - An anonymous student writes a letter about the darker sides of freshers' year life – those that people are often reluctant to … An anonymous fresher gets something off their chest
"20.02.2017 18:00:02" epigram.org.uk The food I couldn't live without… Pop Tarts - Erin Beesely explains why the toaster pastries proves to be the food she simply cannot live without. I was first … Who doesn't get those pop tart cravings? Erin Beesley notes the reasons why this tempting treat is sure to satisfy you morning, evening or night.
"20.02.2017 15:30:00" epigram.org.uk Is travelling alone such a lonely prospect? - Holidays seem like uniquely social endeavours, but can you still enjoy them by yourself? Jessica Cripps shares her solo adventure … Stuck for a travelling buddy? Jessica Cripps shows you don't need a plus one to have fun on holiday
"20.02.2017 14:00:02" epigram.org.uk New phone case, who dis? - As we're well and truly past exams and starting the last stretch of TB2 what better way to treat yourself … As we're well and truly past exams and starting the last stretch of TB2 what better way to treat yourself than pimping out your phone?
"20.02.2017 12:00:04" epigram.org.uk Sensational Sushi - Jane Cowie shares her experience of a sushi cooking class, and advises all of you out there to give it … Jane Cowie shares her experience of a Japanese Cookery Class, and offers a couple of easy recipes so you can try your hand at the art of sushi making!
"20.02.2017 11:19:00" epigram.org.uk Fact File: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Wellbeing Editor, Tianna Graham, and Ed Southgate write a fact file on two of the most common eating disorders, anorexia and bulimia. Wellbeing offers the second mental health fact file. This one is on the eating disorders anorexia nervosa and bulimia.
"20.02.2017 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk Student Counselling Service: Be active Head of Student Counselling, Jackie Head, writes about the wonders being active can do for your mental wellbeing. Head of Student Counselling, Jackie Head, writes about the importance of staying active in maintaining and improving your mental wellbeing
"19.02.2017 19:42:37" epigram.org.uk Are science degrees really better? Adele Momoko Fraser asks what it is that students value when it comes to choosing their degree. 'The question for students to consider is whether this emphasis on science subjects by the government, and the decrease in applications for OSSAH subjects is in the student population's best interests.'
"19.02.2017 17:43:56" epigram.org.uk Delicious Dahl for Dinner - Having difficulty deciding on dinner? Look no further, Em Shinta Lampard offers her recipe of a delectable dahl that will … Can't make up your mind about what to make for dinner? Look no further. Em Shinta Lampard offers you her super easy, healthy and versatile dahl dish! http://epigram.org.uk/food/2017/02/delicious-dahl-dinner
"19.02.2017 12:50:09" Timeline Photos Congratulations to all the winners of our Valentine's Day Competition!
"17.02.2017 17:45:39" youtube.com John Wick: Chapter 2 review (with Epigram) - Movies at Timmy Time John Wick: Chapter 2 has hit cinemas, as well as punched, kicked and stabbed cinemas with a pencil. Here's my thoughts on the visceral, beautifully shot sequ... Introducing the newest addition of digital technology to reach Epigram Film&TV.
The epilogue to the written review, if you will...our FIRST EVER EpiVlog.
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EpiVlog Episode 1 - Tim Bustin's review of John Wick: Chapter 2. No
"17.02.2017 13:03:00" epigram.org.uk Manchester by the Sea review - a triumph of subtlety - No – it's not set in Manchester and yes – Casey Affleck is Ben Affleck's brother. Clement Jochem reviews the culmination … In the midst of a #LaLaLand backlash, will Manchester By The Sea come out on top at the Oscars? Clement Jochem reviews this tragic tale.
"17.02.2017 12:33:00" epigram.org.uk What's not to love about Jamie Oliver? - Clemmie Bailey declares her love for the Naked Chef, and explains why he's come to be our Nation's Favourite. As … Clemmie Bailey tells us why Jamie has risen to fame in the way that he has, and why the Naked Chef has captured our hearts. http://epigram.org.uk/food/2017/02/whats-not-love-jamie-oliver
"17.02.2017 11:55:01" epigram.org.uk LGBT History Month: Coming out - it doesn't get better, it gets amazing For LGBT History Month, Deanna MH talks about her experience with coming out. For LGBT History Month, one student talks about their experience with coming out and its impact on their mental health and wellbeing.
"17.02.2017 10:54:41" poll.fbapp.io Name the pliosaur that goes on display at the Bristol Museum & Art Gallery! The world's only example of a new species of pliosaur (Pliosaurus carpenteri) Take Science & Tech's poll to name Bristol's newest dinosaur!
"17.02.2017 09:03:53" Timeline Photos Tag your Single Friends below and Like Epigram on Facebook to be in with a Chance of Winning.. YOYO BURGER
"16.02.2017 17:04:01" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: 'Art in Medicine' @Bristol SU - Scarlett Sherriff ponders the wonder of medicine and its artistic manifestations at this year's Art and Medicine exhibition. Beneath the … Epigram Arts checks out the stunning exhibition put on by Art in Medicine Bristol over the weekend exploring the world in which medical professionals work through art.
"16.02.2017 15:34:00" epigram.org.uk Todd Terje @ Motion, 10/02 Like Marmite, jazz and Trump, opinion on Scandinavian house pioneer Todd Terje divides. Is Todd Terje Mario Kart music or a muscle of the Nordic disco scene? Georgia Marsh went to his sold-out show at Motion Bristol to decide.
"16.02.2017 15:00:09" epigram.org.uk Lion Review - a roaring success? - The film that recently earned Dev Patel a BAFTA, Lucy Thompson reviews Lion. Lion tells the heart-wrenching true story of 5-year … Nominated for a sizeable six academy awards, will Lion live up to its roaring expectation? Lucy Thompson reviews.
"16.02.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk A tribute to… Alexandra Shulman - Deputy Style Editor, Mary Richardson, writes a tribute to Alexandra Shulman, Editor in Chief of British Vogue. I was asked … Deputy Style Editor, Mary Richardson, writes a tribute to Alexandra Shulman, Editor-in-Chief of British Vogue.
"16.02.2017 13:19:09" epigram.org.uk The Magic of Meryl - the heart-stealing heroine on and off screen - Despite being labelled as an 'overrated' actress by He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, Lizzie Holmes pays tribute to one of the world's most acclaimed stars, Meryl … After the infamous accusation of being 'overrated' Lizzie Holmes defends the career of one of the most revered actresses of our time. We're all mad for Meryl here!
"16.02.2017 11:10:00" epigram.org.uk Sampha - Process - Propelled to fame by his associations with SBTRKT and Jamie xx at the beginning of this decade, Sampha has kept … Ahead of his show at O2 Academy Bristol in March, Liam Curran reviews the long-awaited debut from the magical South Londoner Sampha.
"16.02.2017 10:02:51" Timeline Photos Tag your Single Friends below and Like Epigram on Facebook to be in with a Chance of Winning.. Flavalanche Frozen Yogurt & Bubble Tea - Bristol
"15.02.2017 19:00:00" epigram.org.uk I, Daniel Blake - too honest for the Oscars? - Now known as Outstanding British Film at the BAFTAs, Jessica Cripps discusses I, Daniel Blake's controversial exclusion from the Oscars. … ❓I, Daniel Blake - the BAFTA award winning picture, or the Oscar prediction that never was.
Jessica Cripps discusses the Outstanding British Film's recent exclusion from the Hollywood ceremony.❓
"15.02.2017 18:30:00" epigram.org.uk Apple Tree Yard review - a dangerous affair - Olivia Cooke reviews the BBC adaption of Apple Tree Yard, a thrilling exploration of infidelity and sexuality. Louise Doughty's scintillating best-selling … While you mull over the potential symbolism of the apple, Olivia Cooke reviews BBC thriller, Apple Tree Yard.
"15.02.2017 17:55:02" epigram.org.uk On the bright side….the library service think it's a fine time to stop fines - Jessica Cripps explains how it's not all doom and gloom in the University of Bristol libraries. In news that made … Jessica Cripps looks at the bright side with new library fines policy.
"15.02.2017 17:34:00" epigram.org.uk Bristolian Love Stories - Three love stories from three Bristolians Damsel in distress This tale is about a damsel in distress. Newly single, our … Valentine's day might be over but here are three love stories from three Bristolians!
"15.02.2017 16:30:01" epigram.org.uk Epigram Predicts: The Oscars 2017 - There is only one awards ceremony left this season, and all of the big dogs have come out to play. Our … The one you've all been waiting for. Epigram's Oscar predictions, as debated by Tom Besley and Ella Kemp.
"15.02.2017 15:32:01" epigram.org.uk Two Door Cinema Club @ O2 Academy Bristol, 07/02 In a blast from their (quite recent) past, Adam Cross and Megan Williams relive their teenage indie dreams. Irish indie rock idols Two Door Cinema Club send a seasoned crowd at O2 Academy Bristol into a frenzy.
"15.02.2017 14:27:10" epigram.org.uk Video: Who needs First Dates when there's Burst Dates? - How do you think you would do on First Dates? Well eight Bristol students found out when they signed up … 'Will they be tuned to the same station or are they on different wavelengths completely?'
See how 8 students get on in the first episode of Burst Dates, from Burst Radio - Bristol University Radio Station
"15.02.2017 11:47:14" epigram.org.uk Am I my mental illness? Wellbeing Online Editor, Flora Doble, considers what part her mental illness plays in her identity. The Wellbeing Online Editor considers what part her mental illness plays in her identity.
"15.02.2017 09:52:44" Timeline Photos Tag your Single Friends below and Like Epigram on Facebook to be in with a Chance of Winning.. The Tea Birds
"14.02.2017 20:33:00" epigram.org.uk The Men's Lacrosse first team make history - The Lacrosse Men's first team sealed their first ever league title on Wednesday 1st February with a narrow 11-7 victory … University of Bristol Lacrosse Men's first team had a chance to make club history recently....
"14.02.2017 19:54:00" epigram.org.uk Chrissie Wellington and Chris Jolly awarded with honorary Bristol degrees - On Wednesday 15th February, the university is awarding honorary degrees to athlete Chrissie Wellington and Chris Jolly in the Wills … Honorary Bristol degrees are being awarded tomorrow to amazing people
"14.02.2017 19:00:01" epigram.org.uk Toni Erdmann review – German laughter and life mixed meaningfully with melancholy Jacob Povey reviews this wonderfully originally, funny and moving father-daughter masterpiece. The word tragicomedy is probably overused, but its descriptive … A film that baffles and bemuses, but brings out the best in everyone. Jacob Povey reviews the hilariously wholesome Toni Erdmann
"14.02.2017 18:45:01" epigram.org.uk Epigram's Blind Date - Did Editor- in- Chief Ben Parr and Izzy Sheldon's blind date go according to plan at No.15 Stokes Croft? What … We present our new series of Blind Date - the first featuring Editor-in-Chief Ben Parr and Izzy Sheldon at No.15 Stokes Croft!
"14.02.2017 17:57:35" epigram.org.uk Bristol's American students talk Trump's Muslim ban - Epigram reached out to some of the University's American students to find out their thoughts on Trump himself and the controversial immigration ban We caught up with some of Bristol's American students to get their thoughts...
"14.02.2017 17:34:00" epigram.org.uk Epijams, Vol. 3: Lurv Songs It's that time of year again! Awkward-looking men shuffling down the street with a bouquet bigger than their head, screenings … Love is in the air! And what's that sound? It can only be the third edition of the Epijams playlist, in which we bring to you a collection of our favourite love songs in honour of February 14th to get you in the mood for a night of passion/crying,
"14.02.2017 16:14:10" epigram.org.uk The Lego Batman Movie review - is it time to lego of the franchise? The fans cried for more and the franchise responded. Tom Besley reviews the hybrid you never knew you needed, The Lego … ✊It looks like Lego can build anything, even a film franchise. Tom Besley reviews The Lego Batman Movie: a film to be enjoyed by all.✊
"14.02.2017 15:18:44" epigram.org.uk Bristol's first Arts Faculty Careers week - Epigram sat down with Martina Beleva, Arts Faculty Rep and the brains behind the University's first ever Arts Faculty Careers … Next week hails Bristol's first ever Arts Faculty Careers week. Why have Arts students had to wait this long?
"14.02.2017 10:02:15" Timeline Photos Tag your Single Friends below and Like Epigram on Facebook to be in with a Chance of Winning... Be At One Bristol
"14.02.2017 10:00:06" epigram.org.uk Single? Try the University's new dating app - Bored of the predictable disappointment of Tinder, but the idea of signing up for Serious Dating Sites™ like Match.com terrifies … Don't fret singletons, there's apparently hope for you too on this Valentine's Day, with the University's new dating app.
"14.02.2017 09:00:07" epigram.org.uk Valentines, verse and vaginas: Epigram Arts' top love poems - With Valentine's Day upon us, the writers at Epigram Arts present an anthology of their favourite 'romantic'—and 'not-so-romantic'—love poems. Catullus … The writers of Epigram Arts sink their teeth into some love poetry: lusty, lyrical and outright lewd.
"13.02.2017 21:30:01" epigram.org.uk A divided city: from ghettoization to gentrification Albie Swingler looks into Bristol's race relations, from the 1960s to the present day. 'Can we as clearly see the racial divisions that exist within the city today?'
"13.02.2017 20:00:03" epigram.org.uk Puzzles - issue 309 solutions - Solutions to the puzzles in issue 309 (30 January) You can now check your solutions to last issue's puzzles
"13.02.2017 18:46:01" epigram.org.uk Just Jack's 11th Birthday @ Motion, 04/02 To think of the best of Bristol, one would think of Just Jack. The house music institution has been throwing … Tech-heads: beware! This review of Just Jack - House Music's 11th birthday extravaganza contains, what some may see as, scathing blasphemy in referral to one of the jewels of the UK's clubbing scene.
"13.02.2017 17:00:09" epigram.org.uk Taking the NSS: the problem with online surveys Kingsley Foster takes a closer look at the problems with online surveys like the NSS amidst worries that the NSS will … Should we be so quick to accept the results of online surveys?
"13.02.2017 16:49:30" The Epigram Ball The Epigram Ball Epigram cordially invites you to our Annual Ball in celebration of another successful year as Bristol's Number 1 Independent Student Newspaper!
The evening will consist of a Glass of Prosecco on arrival, followed by an exquisite Three Course Meal.
"13.02.2017 15:57:47" epigram.org.uk BAFTAs 2017 - brilliantly predictable and bountifully political - It was everything we had come to expect. Predictable, political and packed with glamour. Jessica Cripps rounds up the 2017 … ✨Who needs to catch up on the ceremony using that TV licence you don't have when Jessica Cripps is here to round up the BAFTAs for us?✨
"13.02.2017 14:51:58" epigram.org.uk What is the point of Valentines Day? - Serena Sekhon hates Valentine's day. Here's why. 'I'd rather be alone than spend it with a fuckboy' – anonymous. I … "In the course of my three-year relationship, I haven't celebrated Valentine's Day once."
Serena Sekhon shares why she hates Valentine's Day.
"13.02.2017 10:50:17" epigram.org.uk LGBT+ History Month- 50 years since homosexuality decriminalised - February hails the arrival of LGBT+ History month, four weeks worth of events which this year coincide with the 50th anniversary of decriminalisation. LGBT+ History Month is well underway but there are still loads of events for you to get involved with...
"13.02.2017 10:39:27" epigram.org.uk THURSDAY: Bristol RAG Battle of the Bands @ Mr Wolf's This Thursday 16th February from 8.30pm, five bands go head-to-head in the name of charity. This Thursday, six budding bands clash for your cash in the name of charity - it's Bristol RAG's Battle of the Bands!
"13.02.2017 10:00:18" Timeline Photos Tag your Single Friends below and Like Epigram on Facebook to be in with a Chance of Winning...
"12.02.2017 21:00:04" epigram.org.uk LIVE BLOG - 2017 BAFTA awards - The 2017 BAFTAs are knocking on our doorsteps and turning on our TVs. Tune in from 9pm or follow us … The time has come! Keep up-tp-date with the BAFTA extravaganza with our LIVE BLOG.
See all of our treats and tweets on @EpigramPaper
"12.02.2017 19:38:31" epigram.org.uk Lecturers in 'gagging' row over NSS boycott - Senior management at the University of Bristol have become embroiled in a row with lecturers over the SU-backed National Student Survey (NSS) boycott. Lecturer describes move as 'authoritarian'...
Read tomorrow's front page today!
"12.02.2017 19:25:37" media.giphy.com gph.is ✨It's not just Another Day of Sun-day...it's also the BAFTAs tonight!
Give our Film & TV team a follow on @EpigramPaper or @EpigramFilm as they will be live tweeting everything you need to know about Britain's dish of the film awards.✨
"12.02.2017 19:09:15" soundcloud.com Epicast 7- 'Hitler had the right idea...' Malik Ouzia, Ben Parr, Johnny Thalassites & Scarlett Sherriff talk lecturer gagging, explosive chemicals and Valentine's Day Check out this week's Epicast ahead of the release of the new issue!
"12.02.2017 18:31:04" Timeline Photos
"12.02.2017 16:53:00" epigram.org.uk St Paul and the Broken Bones @ Colston Hall, 02/02 Did the self-anoited saint Paul Janeway's septet St Paul and the Broken Bones have the pipes and enough soulful sounds … Soulful septet St. Paul and The Broken Bones hit Colston Hall last week. Harry Bowden-Ford judges their exceptional ability to wow the crowd.
"12.02.2017 13:18:29" epigram.org.uk There's a whole world out there so why not turn your travels into a volunteering project you won't forget? - Last year's Epigram editor Sarah Newey shares her experiences of volunteering in Tanzania… When I graduated last summer, I wasn't … Stuck for summer travelling plans? Last year's Epigram editor Sarah Newey loved her time volunteering in Tanzania.
"12.02.2017 11:21:00" epigram.org.uk News got you down? Wellbeing Editor, Tianna Graham, looks at the negative effects rolling news can have on your mental health. The Wellbeing Editor looks at the negative effects rolling news can have on your mental health.
"11.02.2017 18:20:03" epigram.org.uk Discovering Korfball: To me, to you - Each fortnight Epigram Sport features one of the university's less well-known sports. This week Nick Main tells us everything you … Korrrrr blimey University of Bristol Korfball are on fire!
"11.02.2017 18:00:09" epigram.org.uk A sermon to the friendzoned - Lucky Dube discusses the nobility of the 'friendzone' ahead of Valentine's Day. The feast of St Valentine of Terni, which … Stuck in the 'friendzone'? Lucky Dube provides some words of comfort.
"11.02.2017 15:46:49" epigram.org.uk 'Bristol is Global' competition launches to tackle homelessness - Deputy News Editor Amy Finch reports the launch of Bristol is Global, which this year focuses on homelessness... This year's Bristol is Global competition sets out to tackle homelessness...
"11.02.2017 12:57:06" epigram.org.uk First Dates is looking for singles in Bristol! - The Channel 4 program First Dates has announced that it will be coming to Bristol to look for singles willing … Stuck for Valentine's plans?
"11.02.2017 11:06:07" epigram.org.uk Not just any old firework display, this was a South African special Is this February drizzle getting you down? Why not read about Ellie Chessire's New Year's antics in Cape Town… Ellie Chesshire tells us why Cape Town is the place to see in 2017
"10.02.2017 19:40:46" epigram.org.uk A Holocaust Survivor tells Bristol his story Harry Bribring, a survivor of the Holocaust, talks to Bristol History Society about his experiences in Vienna during WWII. 'The audience fell completely silent'
"10.02.2017 18:32:00" epigram.org.uk Man up and move on? Liam Brown discusses the mantra 'man up' and how it is unhelpful for men struggling with their mental wellbeing. 'Man up? Exactly what kind of command is that?' asks Liam Brown.
"10.02.2017 16:47:51" epigram.org.uk Student rent strikes are the most promising step towards compassionate populism - Through protests against ever-increasing tuition fees, cuts to maintenance grants, and avaricious rent-hikes, the 99 per cent can unite to … Louis Penkett urges you to stand up and join the student rent strike, against a background of increasing economic difficulties for students.
"10.02.2017 16:00:06" epigram.org.uk Get involved with fashion in Bristol - Get more involved with fashion at Bristol with our handy guide. 1.Go to Lou Lou's Vintage Fair Lou Lou's offers … Get more involved with fashion at Bristol with our handy guide
"10.02.2017 14:00:12" epigram.org.uk Bristol's top five date spots - With Valentine's Day fast approaching , Serena Sekhon hits us with Bristol's top five date spots. Hausbar Hidden under a restaurant at … Serena Sekhon rounds up Bristol's best date spots ahead of Valentine's Day!
"10.02.2017 12:32:42" Epigram's 2017 Multimedia Launch Party Epigram's 2017 Multimedia Launch Party With the unveiling of our new app and updated website we invite you to join us at our 2017 Multimedia Launch Party.
Come check out our new digital features and learn about how you can get involved with Epigram.
Happy hour drinks all night long!!
"10.02.2017 12:20:08" epigram.org.uk TONIGHT: Factory Floor @ Bristol Aquarium! Stuck for plans tonight? Head down to Bristol Aquarium for a unique gig experience as production-pair Factory Floor play the … Factory Floor play an unmissable gig tonight at Bristol Aquarium.
"10.02.2017 10:57:00" mixcloud.com Epigram Music on Burst, vol1 The first installment of Epigram Music's weekly show on Burst Radio, discussing some of the new music and music news from the last week. Deputy Editor Caitlin Butler and Deputy Music Editor Ellen Kemp got out of bed early on Tuesday morning to bring you the Epigram Music Radio Show - only on Burst Radio - Bristol University Radio Station.
"10.02.2017 10:27:00" epigram.org.uk Why I stopped doing drugs An anonymous student talks about the negative effects drugs had on their mental wellbeing. An anonymous student talks about the negative effects drugs had on their mental wellbeing.
"09.02.2017 20:02:29" epigram.org.uk Will Dean: Building a 21st century tribe - Will Dean, the founder and CEO of Tough Mudder, visited Bristol as part of the Richmond Lecture series, and we … We spoke to Will Dean, the founder and CEO of Tough Mudder
"09.02.2017 18:52:00" epigram.org.uk Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes - Modern Ruin Hardcore punk quartet Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes are back with a vengeance on their new album Modern Ruin. What's all that ruckus? It's only Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes' new album.
"09.02.2017 14:16:33" epigram.org.uk What has Physics got to do with Art? - Helena Raymond-Hayling, Online Arts Editor and third-year physicist, explores how physics and its principles have influenced visual art. In the world … Abstract expressionist or algebraic expressions? Epigram takes a look what physics has in common with art.
"09.02.2017 13:42:35" epigram.org.uk I'm black and Bristol loves me: a response to Chanté Joseph - Lucky Dube writes a response to Chante Joseph's argument on the position of black students at the University of Bristol. I … Lucky Dube writes in response to Chante Joseph's argument about the position of black students at Bristol Uni
"08.02.2017 19:43:44" epigram.org.uk Students buy essays because of the uni's lack of support? - Epigram recently published a feature highlighting the growing problems with “contract cheating” – students paying to have their essays written … Ellie Chesshire argues that British universities fail to support their students, which explains the rise in "contract cheating".
"08.02.2017 18:30:00" epigram.org.uk C Duncan @ Thekla, 01/02 Oh we do like to be beside the seaside, oh we do like to be beside the C Duncan… Ellen Kemp goes to see C Duncan aboard Bristol's infamous seabound venue.
"08.02.2017 17:34:59" epigram.org.uk White Bristol loves black culture but not black students - Chante Joseph explains the position of black students at the University of Bristol. Hello Epigram readers, Welcome to my first … Chante Joseph explains why Bristol is not as safe a space as it thinks it is for black students.
"08.02.2017 16:00:02" epigram.org.uk Valentine's make-up inspiration - Valentine's Day. A date in the calendar that always produces elements of both angst and exuberance. Hannah Worthington provides some … Whether you love it or hate it, look your best this Valentine's Day with our makeup tips
"08.02.2017 11:26:00" epigram.org.uk Strange Face: adventures with a lost Nick Drake recording - With the help of Michael Burdett, Simon Bishop delves into the lost history of one of Nick Drake's most famous songs.
"08.02.2017 11:05:07" Bored on a Wednesday afternoon? Fancy a shop or planning your weekend? Epigram Style has got you covered.
Each week we will be heading to Bristol's biggest shopping quarter, Cabot Circus, to show you the best buys the high street has to offer.
"08.02.2017 10:11:49" epigram.org.uk History on repeat: 'Performance Archive Display' spring exhibition at the Arnolfini - Dani Bass gives her thoughts on the Arnolfini's spring exhibition, in which the gallery revisits three pieces of performance art … In the gallery's first exhibition of 2017, Arnolfini whisk us back to the 1970s and 80s for some iconic pieces of performance art...
"07.02.2017 18:21:42" epigram.org.uk White students dressed in 'Orange is the New Black' costumes sparks fresh racism concerns - Pictures from a house party where two students are dressed in prisoner costumes with heavy fake tan and cornrows have sparked … “My make-up was badly blended' claims student accused of racist costume
"06.02.2017 14:43:50" epigram.org.uk Dear Introvert - University culture is notorious for the social pressure to always be 'having a good time', 'meeting new people' and 'trying … Prefer to stay in than go out? Prefer your own company to being in a huge group, where your voice can't be heard? Chloë Moloney writes to you to reassure you that you certainly aren't the only one out there.
"05.02.2017 20:08:18" Where should you travel to next? Check out our Deputy Travel Editor's video on why you should take yourself to Venice!
"05.02.2017 17:00:02" epigram.org.uk Love at first swipe: finding 'the one' on Tinder There's no glamour in Tinder but we can't blame the app for that. Louis Flert takes us on his whirlwind … "Tinder is not what made our species superficial, we are inherently superficial"
"05.02.2017 13:46:36" soundcloud.com Epicast 6- 'Is La La Land Sh, sh, sh......?' Adele Momoko-Fraser is joined by Ella Kemp and Jack Franklin to talk Academy Awards and review the half-year in Bristol sport. Apologies for Stefan's sweaty intro... The new Epicast is here! Apologies for the slightly sweary intro, other, less x-rated criticisms of La La Land are available...
"05.02.2017 12:16:28" epigram.org.uk La La…. Lacking - a film far from perfect? - Since La La Land hit the mainstream cinemas, the five starred, seven Golden Globed, fourteen Oscar nominated movie musical of critical perfection has … ☠️WARNING: This article criticises La La Land. And we think that's ok. Caitlin Butler hums to a different tune than the new brand of Hollywood perfection. ☠️
"04.02.2017 15:56:18" epigram.org.uk A week without digital technology helped me to relax Sam Belknap describes what happened when he went for a week without any digital technology. Look around you; how many … "I gained valuable thinking time and felt properly relaxed for the first time in months"
"04.02.2017 13:04:29" epigram.org.uk UoB Sailing Club on fundraising mission - The University of Bristol Sailing Club are undergoing a fundraising campaign in order to help finance the replacement of their … University of Bristol Sailing Club are looking for fundraising
"04.02.2017 12:00:02" epigram.org.uk Best 2017 menswear trends - A breakdown of 4 new menswear trends to try on a student budget. Here at Epigram Style we feel that … Check out our round-up of the best 2017 menswear trends
"04.02.2017 09:43:36" epigram.org.uk Search underway for mystery muffin donor - It was an average Friday afternoon in the ASS library. The rain trickled down outside whilst students sat at their laptops scrolling … One of the great mysteries of modern times
"03.02.2017 19:25:16" epigram.org.uk Crunch time for Bristol Barracuda - After a disappointing start to the season, Bristol's American Football Team has won three games on the trot and remains … It is going to be a crucial few weeks for Bristol Barracuda American Football Team as Rory Macnair reports...
"03.02.2017 17:23:01" epigram.org.uk An interview with Vaults Electro-pop trio Vaults, fronted by the ethereal Blythe Pepino, are only going from strength to strength. Full of vision and creative … Ping Bai chats to the voice behind last year's John Lewis advert.
"03.02.2017 16:00:19" epigram.org.uk BREAKING: Chemical scare prompts university evacuation - Several University of Bristol buildings have been evacuated after a 'chemical incident' in a university laboratory. The chemical is thought to be TATP, an explosive commonly used by terrorists...
"02.02.2017 18:53:20" epigram.org.uk BUCS Star Team: Men's Volleyball comeback kings - Welcome back to BUCS Star Team, our feature that showcases the very best performances from across Bristol's competitive sports teams. … The University of Bristol Volleyball Club Men's first team are the comeback kings...
"02.02.2017 18:27:36" epigram.org.uk Supermarket Waste turned into Scrumptious Meals - After the last Junk Food Cafe was a roaring success, the student team grouped together to set up yet another Pop-up … Jane Cowie reviews the Bristol Students Junk Food Cafe's event last night- declaring it a roaring success, and eagerly awaits the next!
"02.02.2017 18:03:00" epigram.org.uk Bristol by night Calling all nightowls – get on your dancing shoes! As ever, this wonderful city we call home are throwing more … Who would've thought that two of this term's nightlife highlights would be happening at Analog Bristol? Sam Mason-Jones previews the best of Bristol's upcoming nightlife.
"02.02.2017 14:31:01" epigram.org.uk Video: Bristol students talk mental health - Sally Patterson writes about why UBTV decided to make a film about mental health and why we need to have … Bristol student's talk mental health in UBTV 's latest film. Watch the video and find out why they made it here!
"02.02.2017 12:42:00" epigram.org.uk Being suicidal at university Zoë Hudson-Rose lists some of the warning signs that someone is suicidal and how to help them. It is difficult to know how to help someone who is suicidal. Wellbeing looks at some of the ways in which you can help a friend in need.
***trigger warning: discussion of suicide***
"01.02.2017 22:16:15" epigram.org.uk T2: Trainspotting review - a high flying hit or disappointing come down? With the gang back and as high as our expectations, Film & TV editor Ella Kemp reviews the sequel to … Take a tantalising trip back to the nostalgic 90s in modern day mode. Epigram Film & TV Editor Ella Kemp reviews T2 Trainspotting, the sequel suffering from an identity crisis.
"01.02.2017 21:44:24" epigram.org.uk Bristol in top 30 most international universities - The Times Higher Education (THE) has ranked the University of Bristol as joint 29th with the University of Copenhagen in … Another accolade for Bristol
"01.02.2017 18:50:09" epigram.org.uk Bristol final year student found dead - *Trigger warning: this article contains themes of suicide that some readers might find distressing.* The University are encouraging students to … A final year Bristol student has been found dead
"01.02.2017 18:25:01" epigram.org.uk Love Saves The Day 2017 preview - Love Saves The Day – one of the biggest events on the Bristolian music calendar – returns to its adoptive … Love Saves The Day, Bristol's bumper weekend of love, returns to Eastville Park this May - and, as the stellar line-up shows, our city's favourite festival will be another unmissable occasion. Epigram Music's Online Editor Georgia Marsh handpicks the acts
"01.02.2017 12:29:02" epigram.org.uk Karate chopping anxiety away Mike from Men Heal talks about how martial arts has helped him manage his anxiety and mental wellbeing. Mike from the mental health organisation 'Men Heal' talks about how martial arts have helped his mental wellbeing.
"01.02.2017 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk Varsity 2017 to build on key fundraising - Last March, in Bristol's annual celebration of sport, saw a variety of fierce sporting battles between teams from the University … Another big year for Varsity in 2017
"31.01.2017 22:16:50" epigram.org.uk 'Think Pink': The arrival of Bristol Pink Week Bea Gentilli speaks to Tali Goldman about the importance of breast cancer awareness. Keep an eye out for Pink Week events this week!
"31.01.2017 19:13:49" epigram.org.uk 'Make it stop': a man's struggle with anorexia Ed Southgate shares his personal struggle with anorexia nervosa and the dangers of its stigma, especially for men. One male student's personal struggle with anorexia nervosa.
"31.01.2017 16:02:51" epigram.org.uk REVIEW: 24JAM Popup @ Broad Street - Samar Does scopes out the brand new pop up collaboration 24JAM, which includes work from artists based here at the … Check out what artists at 24 Jam have been doing for their collaborative popup project on Broad Street! It's only on for a couple more days so get down there quick and read what Epigram Arts has to say about this incredible show.
"31.01.2017 14:01:11" epigram.org.uk Sorry for over-apologising Wellbeing Online Editor, Flora Doble, unapologetically talks about her habit of over-apologising. The Wellbeing Online Editor thinks about why she over-apologises. Sorry about this article.
"30.01.2017 21:56:43" epigram.org.uk Love trumps hate: photos from thousands-strong protest - This evening, 3000 people took part in a Bristol student organised rally saying no to Trump's 'Muslim Ban' and Theresa May's complicity … Thousands were shouting "F*** Trump" on College Green
"30.01.2017 19:34:56" epigram.org.uk In the Pink: help raise money for breast cancer awareness. - It's that time of the year again; it's Pink Week! And today marks the first day of an array of … Today marks the first day of Pink Week! Starting with the launch night at The White Rabbit from 8pm this evening, here is a run through of all the events coming up this week that you can get involved
"30.01.2017 18:58:19" epigram.org.uk Reining it in; the Small Horse Social Club is neigh-longer. - It looks there is going to be no more horsing around at the Small Horse Social Club, which is sadly … Canter along down to the Small Horse Social Club for one last time tonight before it closes for good.
"30.01.2017 18:21:13" epigram.org.uk Bristol amongst UK's worst areas for racial equality - A report has listed Bristol as the worst of ten 'core cities' investigated, and seventh worst of the 348 areas of England and Wales involved. Bristol has the poorest racial equality of the UK's 10 'core cities'
"30.01.2017 17:23:25" epigram.org.uk Bristol West is UK's most anti-Trump constituency - Over 9000 people in the Bristol West area have signed a petition to prevent Donald Trump from making a state visit to the UK. The heavily student-populated area of Bristol West goes big on opposition to Trump state visit
"30.01.2017 17:00:02" epigram.org.uk Computer Science department build giant see-through computer - Academics at the University of Bristol have developed a giant see-through computer designed to try and make it's working more … “An art work, an educational tool, a gigantic toy, a spark to reminisce the old days, but most of all, something that demystifies the magic to something that everyone can understand.” - Sam Russell
"30.01.2017 15:42:32" epigram.org.uk From panic attacks to depression: is the pill harming our mental health? - The pill is often presented as the solution to all of a woman's problems. But is it that simple? Amelia Edgell-Cole investigates the potential dangers of the contraceptive pill. Should we think twice before taking the pill?
"30.01.2017 09:00:00" epigram.org.uk BME attainment gap to be tackled - Bristol SU officers secure funding from the university's WP department to research and address the 'institutional-wide issue' of the BME attainment gap Funding secured for research into why BME students are less likely to achieve top grades
"29.01.2017 18:11:36" epigram.org.uk Water Polo Derby Day: Bristol 1s vs Cardiff 1s preview - This Tuesday (31st January), Bristol's best male and female water polo players will take to the pool in two huge matches … Tuesday night could be a season-defining one for University of Bristol Swimming and Water Polo Club ....
"29.01.2017 15:30:00" epigram.org.uk Split review - divided opinions over divided personalities Twenty-three times more unsettling than his previous films, M. Night Shyamalan returns to the silver screen with Split. Ben Lewis … There's one thing we guarantee - Split will creep you out to the 23rd degree. Benedick Lewis reviews.
"29.01.2017 14:00:00" epigram.org.uk Fitness Gear for the New Year - The start of a new year is always a time for resolutions concerning health, and whether you are a fitness … Use the New Year as an excuse to purchase some new stylish sportswear
"29.01.2017 13:35:08" epigram.org.uk Jackie review - when art house and white house collide - Oscar Illingworth reviews Jackie: the tragic, but often overlooked, tale of the First Lady which sees Natalie Portman yet again … The freshly artistic biopic, Jackie, has its eyes set high for the Oscars. Speaking of which, Oscar Illingworth fittingly reviews.
"29.01.2017 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk Review: Meatliquor - Ellie Donnell reviews the experience she had in Meatliquor, and recommends that you make a journey there in a heartbeat. … Ellie Donnell tells us all about her indulgent experience in Meatliquor, and advises you to check out the restaurant that affers the best burger in bristol! http://epigram.org.uk/food/2017/01/meatliquor-review-best-burger-offer-bristol
"28.01.2017 12:04:03" epigram.org.uk Uni: your NSS boycott is futile - Boycotting the NSS will not affect the implementation of the latest TEF and the move to raise fees, according to Pro Vice- Chancellor. NSS boycott won't stop TEF or fee rises, says Pro-Vice Chancellor
"27.01.2017 19:47:32" epigram.org.uk Holocaust Memorial Day: How can life go on? Madeleine Dabernig tells us of the great tragedy suffered by those affected by the Holocaust, and her personal journey of understanding. An account of respect and remembrance from Madeleine Dabernig.
"27.01.2017 18:02:05" epigram.org.uk Bristol Uni's Brexit fears are calmed - The University of Bristol is likely to be in a stronger position when the UK leaves the European Union than … Seven months ago it was 'unsettling'. Now it's only 'uncertain'. Small steps.
"27.01.2017 16:31:27" epigram.org.uk Migration, identity, and our shared history: Lubaina Himid's 'Navigation Charts' at Spike Island - Alina Young gives her thoughts on the provocative and engaging new exhibition at Spike Island by Tanzanian artist Lubaina Himid, 'Navigation … 'Navigation Charts' by Lubaina Himid at Spike Island is an engaging and provocative examination of race, migration and history, writes Alina Young
Exhibition runs until 26th March.
"27.01.2017 15:08:00" epigram.org.uk Student competition seeks solutions for homeless in Bristol - Bristol is Global, a student-led organisation, is calling for fellow students to contribute to the university's strategy to help Bristol's … 'Big ideas, for a “big*” competition' - Lucy Buckerfield reports a new opportunity for YOU to make a difference!
"27.01.2017 12:29:31" epigram.org.uk Epiflix and Chill - Episode 5: Sense8 - For our next episode of Epiflix and Chill, Ashley Yonga chooses Sense8: the original series all about humans and our unlikely connections. … 8️⃣In a divided world, you can always rely on Netflix to give you a heartwarming original series on human connection. Ashley Yonga reviews Sense8.8️⃣
"27.01.2017 10:37:52" epigram.org.uk Student criticises lecturer's 'antisemitic' remarks - A University of Bristol student has written an open letter criticising their lecturer for suggesting that people should stop 'privileging' the … The lecturer wrote that we should stop 'privileging' the Holocaust
Read the student's open letter in full here: http://epigram.org.uk/letters/2017/01/a-letter-to-my-lecturer
"27.01.2017 09:39:28" epigram.org.uk A Series of Unfortunate Events review - a fortunate addition to our screens Could the Netflix Original A Series of Unfortunate Events finally fulfil our longing for a television adaptation of the beloved … Have you been binge watching? The Netflix original series of A Series of Unfortunate Events comes to our laptop screens, but will it ever match the books? Laila Freeman reviews.
"26.01.2017 19:58:31" epigram.org.uk Students do not see the darker side of Bristol - Recent reports place Bristol highly in lists of desirable cities to live. But do students see the less desirable side … "With its beauty comes a dark past"
Lily Hammond responds to Bristol's ranking as the 4th best city to visit in the world.
"26.01.2017 19:40:25" epigram.org.uk Bristol end record-breaking year on top - Mid-Season Review - Bristol capped off an incredible start to their BUCS campaign by reaching 7th in the overall university league table, representing … Jonathan Harding reports as University of Bristol Sport look to push on in 2017 after a record-breaking start to the season...
"26.01.2017 18:01:48" epigram.org.uk 2016: the good, the bad, and the ugly - Olivia Cooke gives her opinion on the good, the bad and the ugly trends of 2016. Whether you loved or loathed … Olivia Cooke gives her opinion on the good, the bad and the ugly trends of 2016.
"26.01.2017 17:31:35" epigram.org.uk Eating Healthy: Can you keep to your New Years Resolution? - Jane Cowie looks at the most common New Years Resolutions, and offers her take on the best ways to achieve … Jane Cowie looks back at the New Years Resolutions we set and offers her advice on how to keep up our healthy eating goals
"26.01.2017 15:30:10" epigram.org.uk Bristol to host Taekwondo extravaganza - The University of Bristol Taekwondo Club is preparing to host a major inter-University sparring competition on 4th February at the … It's all kicking off on the 4th February
"26.01.2017 11:37:58" epigram.org.uk Contextual offers are only one battle in the war on social inequality - In light of Bristol's recent decision to lower entry requirements by up to two grades for applicants from the lowest-achieving 40% of … Applicants can now get in with AAB. But, Samuel Jacobo asks, is the university going far enough?
"26.01.2017 10:00:00" epigram.org.uk Essays for sale: the students paying to cheat - Students across the UK are paying hundreds of pounds to have their papers written for them. Ruby Cordona looks at the rise of the essay industry and how it might be tackled. Cheating: Victimless crime or intellectual debasement?
"25.01.2017 18:20:15" epigram.org.uk Revisit some Christmas markets and relive some Christmas cheer - January blues? Not ready to let go of Christmas? Joyce Khoh takes us on a hostile-stop tour of Europe's Christmas … Fight those January blues
"25.01.2017 16:00:00" epigram.org.uk UBAFC in the hunt for silverware - It may be a new year, but no-one at UBAFC will be making any resolutions as the club looks for … UBAFC are determined this will be their year
"25.01.2017 15:48:03" epigram.org.uk The glittering glory of La La Land: breaking records, seeing stars and stealing hearts It's the film that we can't stop singing about. La La Land has already been decorated with acclaim and awards from … Recently earning 14 oscar nominations, placing it among the most nominated films in history, Alex Ritchie reveals how La La Land became the capital City of Stars.
"25.01.2017 12:14:28" epigram.org.uk University rent strike postponed due to falling short of target - The planned university accommodation rent strike against rising rents and living costs from the 24th January onwards has been postponed, … After narrowly falling short of getting 100 students to pledge to strike, Bristol's Cut the Rent have decided to postpone the rent strike until further notice.
"24.01.2017 18:01:00" epigram.org.uk An interview with C Duncan Ellen Kemp spent some time on the phone with electro-maestro Chris, A.K.A. C Duncan, between rounds of touring his new album. Ellen Kemp speaks to Mercury-nominated musician C Duncan prior to his Thekla Bristol show next month.
"24.01.2017 17:30:00" epigram.org.uk Bristol student makes 'Student Cook of the Year' final - Ellie Donnell interviews the finalist of 'Student Cook of the Year'- a student at our very own University of Bristol! … Ellie Donnell interviews Jake Barwood, the 3rd year Bristol student who has made it in to the finals of the competition 'Student Cook of the Year'!
"24.01.2017 16:50:20" epigram.org.uk Bristol students report serious racist incidents at university - Several Bristol students have come forward with stories about racial targeting during their time at the university. The accounts have … Reports of racism within the university released by students
"24.01.2017 16:29:22" epigram.org.uk Fad or fact? The diet that actually works - Having trouble with diet fads? Flora Beverley gives us the lowdown on what exactly works for a healthy transformation. New year's resolution to get fit this year? Read these tips from fitness and food blogger Flora Beverley.
"24.01.2017 16:17:01" epigram.org.uk Oxbridge recognises the importance of mental health - Bristol needs to follow suit University is a stressful time for any student. Oxbridge knows their students are under too much pressure – why don't we? Oxbridge spends the most on mental health per student in the country. It's time for Bristol to follow suit.
"24.01.2017 12:43:35" epigram.org.uk QUIZ- University Challenge: How would you have fared? - The University of Bristol University Challenge team has equalled it's best ever performance, but how would you have fared on the show? Fancy yourself as a trivia-geek? How would you have got on on last night's University Challenge?
"24.01.2017 12:03:11" epigram.org.uk Is Theresa May's pledge to support mental health services enough? Isabel Kilborn questions whether Theresa May's announcement of government plans to support the mental health services is enough to solve... Is Theresa May's announcement of government plans to support mental health services sufficient to tackle the mental health crisis?
"23.01.2017 19:25:39" epigram.org.uk Bristol vs Corpus Christi- Uni Chal quarter finals - Tweets about from:@epigrampaper #bristolunionchal Join in on twitter following our hashtag! Facebook // Epigram // Twitter Bristol take on Corpus Christi, Oxford in the University Challenge quarter final tonight! Join our live blog to see if the home of Starter for 10 can live up to its reputation!
"23.01.2017 18:01:00" epigram.org.uk Rae Sremmurd @ O2 Academy Bristol, 21/01 Jet-setting to the South West from Atlanta, sparky siblings Rae Sremmurd made their debut Bristol appearance at the O2 Academy. Are Rae Sremmurd real crowd-pleasers? Seun Tixylix went to their O2 Academy Bristol show to find out.
"23.01.2017 17:01:07" epigram.org.uk Fine-ally! Library system changes spell the end of late-charges - The University of Bristol confirms changes to the current library lending system, including an end to late-fines on the majority of items. The end of library fines! (And a week-long amnesty on existing ones too!)
"23.01.2017 13:07:30" epigram.org.uk Butternut Squash Rotolo Recipe - Hannah Keele offers her recipe of an Italian winter warmer to comfort and nourish you through the cold January nights. … Hannah Keele gives her delicious recipe of the Italian treat of Butternut Squash Rotolo- why not give it a go for dinner tonight? http://epigram.org.uk/food/2017/01/butternut-squash-rotolo-recipe
"23.01.2017 12:01:38" Epigram Style shows you how to makeover a dull pair of shoes
"20.01.2017 20:51:16" epigram.org.uk 'Pussy Grabs Back': Bristol students march against Trump inauguration - Early this evening, around a hundred people gathered in Bristol to protest the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump in the … Bristol students march against Trump's inauguration at harbourside this evening, Scarlett Sherriff reports:
"20.01.2017 17:26:21" On our way down to Trump protests
"20.01.2017 15:30:01" epigram.org.uk 5 New Years Culinary Resolutions - Hugo Lebus lists his five ways to find further culinary inspiration this year: Try something you've never tried before A … Do you want to experiment with cooking this year? Hugo Lebus offers his top 5 culinary new years resolutions- follow them to add some excitement to your kitchen ventures!
"20.01.2017 14:55:34" epigram.org.uk BREAKING: 85 Bristol Students pledge rent strike this month - The latest UoB action against rising fees and living costs sees almost 100 students withholding rent until several demands on affordable … 85 students won't be paying their rent this month to protest rising living costs.
"19.01.2017 18:11:00" epigram.org.uk Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3 Bernie bros El-P and Killer Mike – a.k.a. Run the Jewels – are back and, as Orlando Kitto-Lloyd decides, better … Orlando Kitto-Lloyd reviews the new Run The Jewels album: a true hip-hop force to be reckoned with.
"19.01.2017 16:29:51" epigram.org.uk Tastiest Trends of 2017 - Ellie Donnell looks at the 2017 food trends and praises the new big shots on the shelf: from purple plates … Ellie Donnell lists the top trends that us foodies will be indulging in throughout 2017!
"19.01.2017 12:35:06" epigram.org.uk BREAKING: Union Officers issue response to racism allegations - This morning, the University of Bristol Student's Union Officer Team published a response on their website acknowledging black students' complaints … BREAKING: the SU has criticised the university's response to racism allegations
"19.01.2017 11:06:00" epigram.org.uk Primal Scream @ O2 Academy Bristol, 7/12 With a success story spanning over thirty years, Primal Scream have had one of the most lucrative careers in recent … I scream, you scream, we all scream for Primal Scream!
"18.01.2017 17:38:37" epigram.org.uk Comedian Jack Whitehall graces students with his presence at Lola Lo's - Lola Tuesdays were spiced up when Jack Whitehall turned up after his show in Bristol last night. The club on … Bet you wish you'd gone out now!
"17.01.2017 18:30:18" epigram.org.uk Government will weaponize your NSS feedback, says SU Officer - Hundreds of students and staff have signed a petition against the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), a government policy that, among … Bristol SU's Zoe Backhouse tells Epigram how the SU are trying to stop another tuition fee rise
"17.01.2017 16:24:39" epigram.org.uk 16 bus service to improve after over 800 sign petition - The Wessex 16 bus service is set to increase its frequency after 878 sign petition complaining about increasingly poor service. Some more good news to fight the exam blues! There'll be an extra two 16 buses per hour!
"16.01.2017 20:05:23" epigram.org.uk Allied review - a history better left in the past James Turnbull reviews Allied, the spy drama full of unfulfilled stellar potential. Allied is a film about undercover intelligence agents, international … The spy drama that could send you off to sleep. James Turnbull reviews Allied Movie.
"16.01.2017 17:00:00" epigram.org.uk Lazarus: The Starman's Last Legacy - Katherine Corner takes a look at Bowie's legacy a year on from his death, following the release of his musical Lazuras. … A year on from David Bowie's death, Katherine Corner reviews one of his final works left to us - the musical 'Lazarus'.
"16.01.2017 15:17:02" epigram.org.uk Anxiety nearly made me drop out of university Chelsie Bristow talks about her personal struggle with anxiety which became so severe that she almost dropped out of university. Anxiety is a very real problem. For Chelsie Bristow, it became so bad, she nearly dropped out. Here is how she overcame it.
"16.01.2017 13:41:59" epigram.org.uk Bristol beats Oxbridge for most-targeted by employers - A new major study into graduate recruitment has ranked Bristol as the third most targeted university by Britain's top graduate … Looks like your exams will be worth it
"16.01.2017 13:03:00" epigram.org.uk Fact File: Bipolar Disorder Wellbeing Editor, Tianna Graham, offers the first in a new series of fact files on mental illness. The first in a series of mental illness fact files. Wellbeing Editor Tianna Graham talks about the symptoms and misconceptions of bipolar disorder.
"15.01.2017 16:00:00" epigram.org.uk "Musick has Charms to sooth a savage Breast": the benefits of ambient music Struggling to concentrate on Chaucer with the piano balladry of Chopin ringing in your ears? Multivariable calculus getting you down? … As you pull through this last week of exams, try Charlie Gearon's ambient revision playlist - it just might get you through those January blues. (You can do it!)
"15.01.2017 13:16:00" epigram.org.uk Student Counselling Service: Go outside The Student Counselling Service is back with another article! Geraldine Taylor writes about the importance of going outside and implores... The Student Counselling Service offers up its first article of the term, a piece sure to inspire everyone to get outside.
"13.01.2017 16:00:00" epigram.org.uk Paterson review - an honour to the day to day hero - Liam Holmes reviews Paterson, a film that honours the average individual and the wonders they can reveal. Adam Driver stars … An ordinary man in an ordinary city who share the same name, yet Paterson reveals more about humanity than meets the eye. Liam Holmes reviews Paterson Movie.
"13.01.2017 14:16:37" epigram.org.uk The Edge of Seventeen review – a new high school classic Jacob Povey reviews this hilarious and honest story of a teenage girl for whom life isn't fair. The high school … A refreshing take on the high school underdog. Do you relate? Jacob Povey reviews The The Edge of Seventeen.
"12.01.2017 22:16:47" epigram.org.uk How educated are you about abusive relationships? Amy Stewart speaks to Chlo Winfield, founder of Speak Out Project, about her mission to raise awareness of domestic abuse in young people's relationships. 'It's quite important to get people involved before they even get into a relationship because if those first relationships are abusive then it is going to become normal.'
"12.01.2017 21:37:44" epigram.org.uk No Offence review - guts, guns and gags aplenty - Olivia Cooke reviews the opening to the latest season of No Offence, a hilarious twist on the crime drama genre that's full of … ️Females and felonies in hysterical quantities. No Offence is a gritty take on the conventional crime drama. Olivia Cooke reviews.️
"12.01.2017 13:03:37" epigram.org.uk Silence review – Scorsese's labour of love - Scorsese explores the complications of faith in this brutal epic, but is it worth all the Oscar buzz? Max Langer … Scorsese pulls it out the bag once again with Silence, but does this journey of fundamental faith get lost on the way?
"11.01.2017 18:26:14" epigram.org.uk A Monster Calls review - Liam Neeson's therapeutic tree is anything but wooden - A masterpiece of quiet poetry, A Monster Calls bleeds raw emotion out of suburban subtleties, almost flawless in its intertwining … A heartwarming tale of love, loss and leaves that will surely grow on you. Tim Bustin reviews.
"10.01.2017 13:06:00" epigram.org.uk We need to talk about emotionally abusive friendships Wellbeing Online Editor, Flora Doble, talks about her experience in an emotionally abusive friendship and calls for their recognition. Wellbeing's Online Editor calls for more discussion on emotionally abusive friendships.
"09.01.2017 17:00:01" epigram.org.uk Ethical issues a Bristol vet student faced on placement in Sri Lanka Charlie Matthias highlights the difficulties and ethical issues he encountered on his placement in Sri Lanka. He speaks of the differences … A useful read for vet students thinking of working abroad
"09.01.2017 16:58:30" epigram.org.uk Golden Globes roundup - a night of broken hearts and records It was a big night for La La Land, but Jacob Povey thinks the real star of the show was … A night to remember: La La Land may have stole the show, but Meryl Streep stole our hearts.
"09.01.2017 14:34:06" epigram.org.uk I was raped by my colleague but said nothing for months Evy Tang bravely shares her personal experience of the psychological aftermath of rape and concludes that to help victims 'move... A second year student bravely shares the story of her rape and the horrible guilt she felt afterwards.
*trigger warning: this article contains reference to rape and sexual assault that some readers may find distressing*
"07.01.2017 13:27:49" epigram.org.uk Jason Donervan: the only 'hurrah' of 2016? - El Commandante himself Ben Parr, tells us a tale of trials and tribulations, and ultimate success. The only good thing about last year?
"06.01.2017 18:23:00" epigram.org.uk Mental health amongst international students Jessica Jemalem Ginting, an international student from Indonesia, highlights the problems surrounding the need to accommodate students from varying cultural backgrounds... Jessica Jemalem Ginting, an international student from Indonesia, says we must raise awareness for the mental health needs of international students.
"04.01.2017 11:30:01" epigram.org.uk Book review: 'Pure' - one woman's struggle with OCD Jamie Muddimer reviews Rose Bretécher's book Pure, an account of her struggle with incredibly intrusive thoughts caused by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Looking for some January reading? Jamie Muddimer reviews Rose Bretécher's book Pure, the story of her decade long struggle with Pure O, a type of OCD.
"04.01.2017 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk Avoid travel trauma's with this guide to vetting your travel partner. - Christian Shaw breaks down how you should go about vetting your travel partners. The day is here. You've packed your … With exams looming, right now it seems like summer can't come soon enough! Get planning early to snap up those cheap January flights...But who will be your travel partner for 2017?
"03.01.2017 16:57:20" epigram.org.uk Bristol ranked 4th best city to visit worldwide - Bristol has been named as one of the top four best cities to visit in the world by Rough Guides. University … In case you didn't know, you study in a city ranked above London, New York, LA, Paris...
"03.01.2017 13:53:00" epigram.org.uk How to get through exam season Exam season has come around, and many students will be trying to balance busy lives with a work load which... Revision got you down? Wellbeing offers some helpful tips on how to get through the exam season.
"03.01.2017 12:36:01" epigram.org.uk Sherlock Season 4 Episode 1 review - busted or back for business? - The latest series of Sherlock has opened a new year of Television and the Film & TV HQ are on the case. Did … The nation's favourite detective is back for a new year of tongue twisting, mind melting plot lines, but has Sherlock become tangled? Tom Besley reviews
"03.01.2017 10:53:00" epigram.org.uk Kate Tempest @ O2 Academy Bristol, 9/12 “This is a city. Let's call her: Bristol.” Ellen Kemp is left positively mystified by poet-extraordinaire Kate Tempest. Politically-charged poet Kate Tempest mystifies the masses at her O2 Academy Bristol show.
"01.01.2017 18:00:00" epigram.org.uk Talib Kweli @ The Fleece, 6/12 Brookyn meets Bristol when New York rapper Talib Kweli came to town, playing The Fleece in early December. Milo Keevil … Brookyn meets Bristol when New York rapper Talib Kweli came to town, playing The Fleece in early December. Milo Keevil Giles saw the socially-aware wordsmith in action.
"01.01.2017 13:59:56" epigram.org.uk Meet Sir Paul Nurse, Bristol's new Chancellor - Sir Paul Nurse, a Nobel Prize-winning scientist and former President of the Royal Society, will today begin his term as … Sir Paul Nurse, a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, will today begin his term as Chancellor of the University of Bristol.
"31.12.2016 17:04:25" As 2017 edges closer and closer, join us for a look back on what has happened in Bristol during 2016.
ft. Match4lara, a Bunker re-brand, Olympic success, Max the husky and so much more.
Wishing you a Happy New Year from every one at Epigram!
"31.12.2016 09:45:00" epigram.org.uk Bristol Professor awarded OBE in New Year Honours - Bristol Professor, Gene Feder, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's New Year Honours List for services to healthcare and … Bristol's Prof. Gene Feder has been awarded an OBE for 'services to healthcare and victims of domestic abuse'
"30.12.2016 19:30:00" epigram.org.uk Epigram news quiz 2016! - 2016 is coming to an end, so now is the time to test whether you've been paying attention to what's … Huskies, handcuffs and a Baroness? Don't forget to try our end of year news quiz!
"30.12.2016 16:50:00" epigram.org.uk Why you should know about the Snooper's Charter An important bill on public surveillance has been passed recently. While this may have slipped under your radar you can be … "Your mothers cooking may be bad, but is it a threat to national security?" A bill that has been passed in the UK means many organisations will be allowed to access your internet browsing data
"30.12.2016 11:46:01" epigram.org.uk The very, very best albums of 2016 2016 has been a year of genre-bending releases; nothing was blue-printed as artists defied their own limits and pushed themselves (and … Here it is, folks! The list you have all been waiting for; forget NME, don't pay any attention to Pitchfork - Epigram Music's list of our favourite albums of the year has arrived. Take a look and see what we listened to and loved this year. Happy new year
"29.12.2016 20:41:21" epigram.org.uk Carrie Fisher: a champion of mental health activism Carrie Fisher was an actress beloved by many. However, Jessica Jemalem Ginting highlights that Fisher must also be remembered for... Carrie Fisher was an actress beloved by many. However, she was also a passionate mental health activist.
"29.12.2016 17:20:47" epigram.org.uk Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer Glimpse - a rumoured rocketing success - Director James Gunn has released a teaser trailer for the greatly anticipated Marvel sequel. Max Bancroft gives us his thoughts … With a trailer boasting the 2nd highest number of views in history, will Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 prove to be as good as its predecessor?
"29.12.2016 13:30:08" epigram.org.uk Meet Bristol's religious students - Scarlett Sheriff speaks to Bristol students about their relationship with their spirituality at university. Bristol students discuss faith and what it means to them.
"28.12.2016 18:30:00" epigram.org.uk Knee Deep in Elrow @ Motion, 3/12 Ellen Kinsey tastes the rainbow as she gets Knee Deep in Elrow – an all-evening extravaganza hosted by In:Motion. Ellen Kinsey tastes the rainbow at Elrow's latest all-day Bristol fiesta.
"28.12.2016 12:33:48" epigram.org.uk Carrie Fisher Tribute - in memory of the iconic actor and writer - Another tear is shed for another loss of celebrity life with the passing of Hollywood star, Carrie Fisher. Tom … Another star has been born in the night sky with the loss of Carrie Fisher, the acclaimed actor and writer best known for her iconic role as Princess Leia in Star Wars.
But in a tribute to the life and works of Fisher, Tom Besley proves that her talents
"27.12.2016 18:09:00" epigram.org.uk An interview with Palace Serena Basra meets up with Matt Hodges, the drummer of bluesy alt-rock band Palace, as they headline Bristol's Exchange. The only place to find a right royal interview with up-and-coming band Palace:
"26.12.2016 17:45:00" epigram.org.uk In Memory of George Michael The latest star to fall at the mercy of 2016 is George Michael. Epigram Music remembers the man who gave us faith. RIP George Michael, 23rd June 1963 - 25th December 2016.
"26.12.2016 12:48:42" epigram.org.uk Discover Naples with its ornate courtyards, baroque churches, underground labyrinths, and a medley of rich pastries and pizzas. - Share this...000Let Edie Barrett inspire you to put flights to Naples on your Christmas list… We were tired after a … Feeling spoilt this Boxing Day and planning how to splurge some Christmas cash? Perhaps a weekend break in Italy could be the answer...
"25.12.2016 10:59:07" Timeline Photos
"24.12.2016 17:31:00" epigram.org.uk Mistletoe without the Whine: a defense of Christmas clangers Only one day more that you'll have to endure the Mariahs and the Whams of the world… While you may rather stuff cranberry sauce down your ears than hear 'Fairytale of New York' one more time this year, Joe Gorecki defends Christmas music in the face of all you Scrooges.
"24.12.2016 13:25:38" epigram.org.uk In defence of a festive frown - Chloe Moloney defends her well-worn festive-frown this holiday season. Now, before I become the victim of holiday hatred, I'd … "Those garish and lurid Christmas jumpers that scratch away at your skin are the perpetrators of intolerable discomfort".
Chloë Moloney argues Christmas may not be the most wonderful time of the year...
"24.12.2016 12:36:42" epigram.org.uk Coping with an eating disorder over the Christmas holidays Wellbeing Editor Tianna Graham discusses the stressful nature of the indulgent Christmas holidays for someone with an eating disorder. Wellbeing looks at the difficult reality of coping with an eating disorder over the indulgent Christmas holidays.
"22.12.2016 14:29:44" epigram.org.uk Epigram news quiz 2016! - 2016 is coming to an end, so now is the time to test whether you've been paying attention to … Students trapping themselves in handcuffs? A husky that likes the look of pizza? A Baroness rambling about her hat?
IT'S EPIGRAM'S 2016 NEWS QUIZ!!!!!
"22.12.2016 14:11:48" epigram.org.uk My quest to find daily purpose Wellbeing Online Editor, Flora Doble, looks at the small creative ways in which she adds meaning and purpose to... Wellbeing Online Editor Flora Doble looks at some of the creative ways in which to find daily purpose in 2017.
"21.12.2016 19:00:01" epigram.org.uk 'Take a sip of success with each mouthful' —The Apprentice 2016 weekly roundup: The Final - After eleven weeks of business blunders and boardroom blitzes, Ed Grimble gives his thoughts on the climax of this year's series of … Culminating in one of Britain's biggest nail-biters of the year, Ed Grimble waves goodbye to weekly roundups of boardroom badinage and reviews the final episode of The BBC Apprentice.
"21.12.2016 16:26:23" epigram.org.uk The Walking Dead mid-season 7 review - Negan's bat hits the mark, but are the show's targets being missed? - Halfway through Season 7, Rose Brown wonders if the smash-hit show is running out of gas. As the mid-season … Are The Walking Dead slowing their pace? Have a read to find out why Rose Brown thinks the smash-hit show is missing its targets.
"19.12.2016 16:13:07" epigram.org.uk Under the mistletoe - Maya Wheeler-Colwell searches under the Christmas tree for the most elusive present of all – a warming winter romance. … Maya Wheeler-Colwell shares her winter romance tips, for winter is "just a very elaborate ruse to use other people to keep you warm"
"19.12.2016 12:39:45" epigram.org.uk Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life review – a flawed but comforting return to Stars Hollow - Nine years after the seventh season finale, Netflix has created four new Gilmore Girls episodes allowing viewers to return … ☕Vanessa Hill gives us the gossip of Gilmore Girls and their return to Stars Hollow. But was it worth the hype?☕
"18.12.2016 15:06:00" epigram.org.uk Class Review - A refreshing renewal of the days of Doctor Who - Recently released on the now exclusively online BBC3, Class is the latest spin-off to Doctor Who, helmed by Patrick … Time for the time lords to go back to school. Jasmine Silk reviews the start to the new series of Class, now exclusively on BBC3.
"18.12.2016 13:28:39" epigram.org.uk 'Claude deffo hates me!' – The Apprentice 2016 weekly roundup: Week 11 - Ed Grimble kicks back and watches the final five candidates get abused on the forty-second floor of a London … The Hunger Games of the cooperate world is finally here: it's time for The Apprentice interviews.
Ed Grimble spills the beans as the Nation eagerly eyes the slaughtering of the final five.
"17.12.2016 21:42:08" epigram.org.uk The 2016 Epigram Film & TV awards - the watches that made this year worthwhile - It's no secret that 2016 has been, on the whole, remarkably sh**. But luckily, there were some TV and silver-screened … The Film & TV team round up their year's favourite flicks to bid good riddance to 2016. You can even vote for your best of the bunch!
"17.12.2016 17:50:00" epigram.org.uk "Never leave it up to inspiration": an interview with John Cooper Clarke Although John Cooper Clarke may be best known to a millennial audience as the lyricist behind Arctic Monkeys' 2013 … Serena Basra sits down with punk-poet John Cooper Clarke, revealing to us millennials that there's more to him than that Arctic Monkeys song.
"16.12.2016 18:02:47" epigram.org.uk The Battle of the Christmas Adverts - who wins the Christmas crown? - We all know it's Christmas time when suddenly every advert becomes distinctly snowier than usual. Yes – it's time … ☃️From Wes Anderson wonderland to comical canines, this year's set of Christmas Adverts seems to have it all. But who will go into 2017 with the crowning Christmas glory? Charlie Harrison announces the winner...☃️
"16.12.2016 10:51:00" epigram.org.uk Hinds @ Trinity Centre, 1/12 Hannah Holland spends an hour or two with Hinds: the kooky Spanish girlband taking the male-heavy indie rock world by storm. Hinds: a word meaning both female deers and a very cool all-girl rock band.
"16.12.2016 10:35:29" epigram.org.uk Winter warmers: more than just a jumper - Erin Beesley shares her top tips on keeping warm over the winter. December is here. This means Christmas, advent … Are you cold in your student house?
Erin Beesley suggests some more inventive ways to keep your home warm.
"16.12.2016 10:29:49" epigram.org.uk Winter in Bristol - Jasmin Perry tells us the best ways to get into the festive mood in Bristol. Ice-Skating Ice-skating is a … Are you unsure how to spend your final days in Bristol? Or are you staying here over the holidays?
Jasmin Perry tells you the best of Bristol's festive offerings
"15.12.2016 19:41:10" epigram.org.uk Bristol's Unusual Histories: a sixteenth century smugglers' city Simon Koenigsdorff explores Bristol's unusual histories, and how sixteenth-century merchants' cunning in circumventing the law helped to… On Bristol's savvy sixteenth century smugglers ...
"15.12.2016 12:12:27" epigram.org.uk University to offer lower entry grades to disadvantaged students - University of Bristol announces plans to offer lower entry grades to disadvantaged local applicants and students from schools that underachieve at A-Level The new offers will be two grades lower than standard offers...
"15.12.2016 12:00:00" epigram.org.uk Have you ever wondered whether Santa's Sleigh makes it to Malaysia? - Share this...000Advent is upon us and Julia Benedict gives us a insight into Christmas celebrations in the sunshine… It's early … http://epigram.org.uk/lead-article/2016/12/ever-wondered-whether-santas-sleigh-makes-malaysia
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas... Only the sleigh bells ring slightly differently in Malaysia!
"15.12.2016 11:42:51" epigram.org.uk Digs meet with Bristol students following protest - Representatives from Bristol, Cut the Rent and Bristol SU recently met with Steve Harris, the Managing Director of Digs, … They didn't close their shop and hide this time...
"15.12.2016 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk A VegSoc guide to Vegan fashion and beauty - Vegan fashion is an enigma to many people; what is vegan fashion? Where can I buy it? Aren't vegans … A University of Bristol VegSoc guide to Vegan fashion and beauty
"14.12.2016 16:25:31" epigram.org.uk A Series of Unfortunate Events Trailer - the dose of madness and tragedy we've been waiting for? - Christian Shaw reviews the trailer of the Netflix adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events, but will it ever live … Disappointed by the 2004 film? Don't panic: Netflix has it covered. Check out our thoughts on the new trailer of A Series of Unfortunate Events. Reviewed by Christian Shaw.
"13.12.2016 17:00:01" epigram.org.uk 'Pulsing with fire, energy, blood and sex' - Strange Worlds: The Vision of Angela Carter @ RWA - Helena Raymond-Hayling and Jordan Barker plunge into the strange world of the Strange Worlds exhibition, which pays tribute to writer, … We jump into the macabre universe of Bristol Alumnus Angela Carter at Royal West of England Academy's Strange Worlds exhibition - on until March!
"13.12.2016 16:08:59" epigram.org.uk Arrival Review - Villeneuve's deeply imaginative take on the Sci-Fi genre - After storming box offices and impressing critics across the globe, Deputy Film & TV Editor Josh Spencer reviews Dennis … 2 for 1 deal of favourite things in a film? Yes please! Josh Spencer reviews Arrival, starring Sci-Fi & Amy Adams.
"13.12.2016 12:42:10" epigram.org.uk Bristol officers backing National Student Survey boycott - Student officers launch 'Bristol Boycott the NSS' campaign, in line with a national boycott led by the NUS in protest at planned tuition fee increases. Will you be boycotting the NSS?
"13.12.2016 12:13:55" Timeline Photos Thank you to everyone who took part in our 12 Days of Christmas campaign!
"13.12.2016 10:00:00" epigram.org.uk The Big Apple's big freeze. - Share this...000Feeling cold this winter? Count yourself lucky you weren't in New York for the Big Freeze. Getting off the … http://epigram.org.uk/lead-article/2016/12/big-apples-big-freeze
Heading to New York over the holidays? Make sure you've packed right!
"12.12.2016 20:12:21" Timeline Photos The final Epicast of the year is here...and it's a Christmas special! Have a listen... https://soundcloud.com/user-958010677/christmas-epicast-an-extra-curricular-interest-in-contraception
"12.12.2016 15:56:11" epigram.org.uk Judo Club throwing their weight around - As the term begins to unwind, while most of us have our minds on Christmas, one club is still … An exclusive look into the success of University of Bristol Judo Club - UBJC
"12.12.2016 10:46:43" epigram.org.uk Debate: Can art ever be called criminally obscene? - Ed Grimble and Hannah Wakefield lock horns over whether art can ever be so obscene to be considered punishable. … To what extent can works of art justifiably be labelled 'obscene'?
"12.12.2016 10:28:54" epigram.org.uk Puzzles - issue 307 solutions - Solutions to the puzzles in issue 307 (28 November) Solutions to last issue's puzzles are now online:
"12.12.2016 10:03:53" Timeline Photos Day Twelve!
"11.12.2016 14:21:36" epigram.org.uk Granola Wars: When Cluster met Crunch - Which granola is for you? Is it the cranberry, pecan and seedy granola, recommended by Jake Barwood? Or is it … Take your pick between these two delicious granola recipe? Which crunch do you crave? http://epigram.org.uk/living/2016/12/cranberry-pecan-seedy-breakfast-granola-recipe
"11.12.2016 10:09:24" Timeline Photos Day Eleven!
"10.12.2016 16:02:03" epigram.org.uk 'You were there in the distillery getting pissed' – The Apprentice 2016 weekly roundup: Week 10 - Ed Grimble pours himself a stiff one and sits down to watch the black box footage of this week's … The tenth glass of The Apprentice is ours to down and things are getting tipsy. Ed Grimble rounds up this week of defiance and debauchery
"10.12.2016 14:16:57" Epi-round up Our next instalment of Epi-round Up is here, giving you the fortnightly Bristol news in (approximately) 60 seconds.
ft. BUCS teams in the buff, glistening diamond batteries and Bristol's bed room secrets.
"10.12.2016 10:31:28" Timeline Photos Day Ten!
"09.12.2016 17:53:33" epigram.org.uk 'I didn't have a game plan': Baroness Hale's journey 'From Richmond to Bristol and back' - Last Friday, as part of the Richmond Lectures series put together by Bristol SU, the university welcomed the Right … Last week she was chatting all things bonnets and Bristol with Epigram, this week she's deciding the direction of Brexit and Article 50.
"09.12.2016 17:33:00" epigram.org.uk Teenage Fanclub @ Anson Rooms, 29/11 The not-so-teenage Teenage Fanclub return to old haunt Anson Rooms at UoB's SU for an evening of old school indie. The still-teenage Alexia Kirov reviews the definitely-not-teenage Teenage Fanclub as they return to the Anson Rooms.
"09.12.2016 14:47:56" epigram.org.uk Uni spends £205,000 on 'disgusting' and 'insensitive' campaign - The University of Bristol launched a marketing campaign urging students to 'come to edge', despite serious concerns about the … The 'Come to the edge' campaign was launched four days after a third student suicide within a month. The University only began to withdraw the tag line on the day the national press covered the student suicides.
"09.12.2016 10:53:57" Timeline Photos Day Nine!
"08.12.2016 18:37:00" epigram.org.uk Agnes Obel @ Anson Rooms, 26/11 Danish tour-de-force Agnes Obel sent the SU's Anson Rooms into a daydream with her ambient, classically-tinted folk. Fans include David … Agnes Obel wins over the Anson Rooms.
"08.12.2016 17:00:00" epigram.org.uk Stripping off in the name of art - life modelling laid bare - Helena Raymond-Hayling bares all on her experience modelling in the nude for Fine Art Society. Being a life model … The naked truth about life modelling...
"08.12.2016 12:00:01" epigram.org.uk An Epigram guide to dressing for the party season - As the party season approaches, it can be a nightmare to decide what to wear. Here at Epigram, we … Christmas time is all about eating, drinking and being merry- be the best dressed with our guide to dressing for the party season.
"08.12.2016 10:43:54" Timeline Photos Day Eight!
"07.12.2016 18:09:31" Epigram
"07.12.2016 17:53:00" epigram.org.uk The sound of the fury In light of that election, Ellen Kemp takes an all-encompassing look into the history of protest music. Does art have the power to instigate change? Or is it all just superficial nonsense? Deputy Music Editor Ellen Kemp provides a compelling argument.
"07.12.2016 14:48:00" epigram.org.uk Student Counselling Service: Mind the Gap Jackie Head, Head of Student Counselling, gives her tips on how to prepare psychologically for the Christmas Break. Jackie Head, Head of Student Counselling, gives her tips on how to prepare psychologically for the Christmas Break.
"07.12.2016 14:14:09" epigram.org.uk Bristol University researchers develop new diamond batteries - Professor in Materials Tom Scott and his colleagues have successfully turned nuclear waste into diamond batteries, providing a sustainable … Bristol Uni researches have developed an eco-friendly alternative to fossil fuels!
"07.12.2016 13:19:52" epigram.org.uk My alternative letter to Father Christmas - Claire Hargreaves pens a slightly different letter to Father Christmas this festive period. The time is ripe for children … You'll agree with at least one thing on this wishlist
"07.12.2016 12:50:59" Timeline Photos Day Seven!
"07.12.2016 11:00:00" epigram.org.uk Let's not forget about happiness Flora Doble, Online Wellbeing Editor, takes a moment to reflect on the small things in life that make her happy to be alive. In light of the recent tragic events, Wellbeing reminds us to not forgot how much happiness there is in the world.
"06.12.2016 19:29:08" epigram.org.uk Complaining about the university's mental health services isn't helpful Hannah Korn suggests that instead of just complaining about the mental health services the University of Bristol offers that... "...we need to stop blaming the university for what it hasn't done and focus instead on what it could do better in future."
Hannah Korn looks at why just complaining about mental health services isn't useful.
"06.12.2016 17:00:00" epigram.org.uk Why are more women dying from MDMA than men? Rozie Benyon reveals why if you're a woman you're more at risk from taking MDMA. A recent survey by … "Why is it that women are three times as likely to require emergency treatment after taking ecstasy than men?"
"06.12.2016 10:58:30" Timeline Photos Day Six!
"06.12.2016 09:51:41" epigram.org.uk Bristol Top Spot: Friska - Johnny Thalassites explains why Friska is the perfect place for student's to graze and shop. Ask students for three … Johnny Thalassites praises Friska, the place that combines all student loves: good food, music and vintage clothing.
"06.12.2016 09:44:39" epigram.org.uk Epigram's guide to student housing - With December upon us, the stress of finding a new house is about to get very real. To give … Epigram Living ask students to give their verdict on where they live. Worth a read if you're in the midst of house hunting!
"05.12.2016 19:07:00" epigram.org.uk Slaves @ O2 Academy Bristol, 21/11 Alexia Kirov was in for a treat at Slaves' live show – she reviews the punky duo, discovering that they have … Alexia Kirov is a slave to the sound.
"05.12.2016 18:14:02" epigram.org.uk Interview with Mark Ames, Head of Student Services Emily Faint, Epigram News Editor, and Flora Doble, Online Wellbeing Editor, interview with Mark Ames, Head of Student Services. Epigram News and Epigram Wellbeing sit down with Mark Ames, Head of Student Services, to discuss student wellbeing and what needs to change. Full interview here:
TRIGGER WARNING: this article features discussion on suicide that some readers may find
"05.12.2016 17:27:55" epigram.org.uk Students 'struggling to have sufficient levels of resilience', says Director of Student Services - Mark Ames points to increasing numbers of students who 'seem to be struggling to have sufficient levels of resilience' in the wake of student suicides Following the national coverage of Bristol student suicides, we spoke to Bristol's director of student services. Here's what he had to say...
"05.12.2016 16:02:07" epigram.org.uk Got beef? Try being a vegetarian - Saskia Hume defends a lifetime of being vegetarian, encouraging people to try diets that can help save the future … "One vegetarian main course option in a restaurant is generous – almost always goats cheese-related, let me add"
Saskia Hume encourages us to see vegetarianism in a more positive light, and put more than goat's cheese on the menu!
"05.12.2016 15:31:57" epigram.org.uk An ode to solo pints - Living Editor Johnny Thalassites follows up his defence of day time drinking, with a eulogy to solo pints. 'A … Johnny Thalassites discusses why solo pint-ing is "an art form"
"05.12.2016 15:29:00" epigram.org.uk Student Counselling Service: sleep, precious sleep - The Student Counselling Service offers up its fourth blog post to Epigram focusing on useful ways to improve your wellbeing. Student Counselling writes its fourth blog post for Epigram Wellbeing. This one is all about the importance of sleep, precious sleep.
"05.12.2016 15:09:58" epigram.org.uk Dear you: 'there is always a light at the end of the tunnel' - In light of the three tragic losses of UoB students in the past few months, Ellie Chesshire writes a … Ellie Chesshire holds out a hand to those suffering.
"05.12.2016 15:01:47" epigram.org.uk Charities in Bristol that aren't just for Christmas - Nikki Peach gives us our options for charities that we can help throughout the year. Nikki Peach tells us about charities that we could all be helping all year round!
"05.12.2016 13:46:00" epigram.org.uk 'Get back to Dublin and get a spray tan' – The Apprentice 2016 weekly roundup: Week 9 - It is off to the weird and wacky world of Comic Con this week, as the candidates are tasked … Launched into the newfangled world of virtual reality gaming, what could possibly go wrong for the candidates this week?
Ed Grimble was taking notes...
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"03.12.2016 21:00:01" epigram.org.uk University decides to go ahead with controversial government proposals - Despite an open letter released last month addressed to the University's Vice Chancellor, Professor Hugh Brady, which was signed … The University has announced it will go ahead with the second stage of the Teaching Excellence Framework, which has been criticised due to proposed fee