Lauren Chaplin
Having spent many years as a shy and retiring wallflower, Lauren approached university with a sense of trepidation, fearing the long days would be spent alone in the library. The 800 years old bacchanalian spirit of Cambridge was to prove too powerful however, and she soon descended into a wayward struggle against alcoholism, earning the nickname 'Party Lauren'. Find her falling over in Cindies, or discussing the latest trends in scrunchies at the English Faculty.

Lauren Chaplin – the butterfly effect

The schmaltz continues as LAUREN CHAPLIN discusses Hebrew, choices, and Myspace wisdom.

Lauren Chaplin – a pro Crastinator

She may be failing her degree, but at least LAUREN CHAPLIN is getting a First in procrastination

Lauren Chaplin – Enjoy embarrassment

LAUREN CHAPLIN leads us to liberation through embarrassment. Poo, periods and oopsy-daisies are to be embraced.

Lauren Chaplin – Don’t cry because it’s over…

LAUREN CHAPLIN ditches the serious but not the heart in this week’s column. Read on for talk of dactyls, trochees and Halfway Hall.

Lauren Chaplin – Week 2

Ditching Grace this week in favour of much thornier territory, LAUREN CHAPLIN talks ‘rape culture’ and swaps…

Tab Talks: Mo’s Gold Teeth

We caught up with MO’S GOLD TEETH to talk folk music, a Hiberno-Bulgarian revival, and the launch of their new folk night at the Maypole

Lauren Chaplin: Week 1

LAUREN CHAPLIN has left her column to the very last minute. General panic, and the thought of Hunter Allen, leads her to pity-blowjobs and the re-enactment of a coffee break.

TURF to programme Sidney Sussex May Ball

Not content with revolutionising Cambridge clubbing, it seems TURF is set to make its May Ball debut

According to the girls: the do’s and don’ts of the male wardrobe

It’s time to hear from the girls. We have the DO’S and DON’TS when it comes to what boys are wearing

Tab Meets: The Gentlemen of St John’s

The highlight of the Bridgemas social calendar, Gents at the Maypole, is happening tonight. We caught up with Xavier Hetherington and Quintin Beer, two of the Gents, to talk carols, choirs and Gangnam Style.

Tab Meets: Stephen K Amos

STEPHEN K AMOS talks stand-up, dream venues, and pre-show nerves

Tab Meets: Cambridge Ethical Festival

We chat to Sara Stillwell and Poppy Damon, organisers of the Cambridge Ethical Festival

The Tab Meets: Ladybeard

The Tab talks to the creative minds behind Ladybeard, a brand new feminist glossy.

She’s Just Being Miley

LAUREN CHAPLIN rebuts the ‘racist’ arguments surrounding Miley Cyrus’ off-beat and out-of-tune appearance at the VMAs.

Catz June Event 2013

LAUREN CHAPLIN and MOLLIE WINTLE enjoy this rather less spectacular but equally fun June Event to round off May Week 2013.

Oxford May Balls Up

Oxford gives Cambridge a lesson in how not to plan a party after guests at the Jesus-Somerville Ball go home with second-degree burns.

Social Roulette

“A game of chance where your identity is the grand prize”: LAUREN CHAPLIN checks out the new internet fad that forces us to re-examine what Facebook means to us.

The Tab Festival Guide 2013

Our pick of this summer’s hottest festivals.

Tab Tries: Being Edgy

New Features Editor LAUREN CHAPLIN records the trials and tribulations of a fun-loving girl trying to fit in with the cool kids at Cambridge.