Olivia Isherwood

Olivia Isherwood
Lancaster University


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Here are 14 things Lancs freshers have to try before the term ends

There’s more to life than your college bar

14 things all Lancaster Uni freshers should avoid

We’re begging you, please don’t commit flatcest

We came up with 40 Lancs related never have I ever questions

We’re just making sure that you’re prepared for your next pres

Lancaster University has released exam timetables

All exams are to be online, unless stated otherwise

Here’s what Lancaster Uni is doing to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month

From rainbow lanyards to quizzes, here’s what Lancs Uni is doing this month to show support

KPop, Star Wars and True Crime: Here are the new societies at Lancs Uni

If you’re looking to join one of these new societies, they always welcome new members

If the cast of Euphoria studied at Lancs uni here’s what college they’d be in

Fez would definitely live in a County townhouse

Lancaster University confirms in-person teaching for next term

‘We will continue to deliver in-person teaching, as planned, and provide access to labs and facilities for research’

Lancaster Uni Korfball Club receives ‘Lockdown Legends’ award

Team manager, Luke Ravenscroft, received special recognition for his commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion

What it’s really like to live in an all-boys house in Lancs as the only girl

To summarise in two words: No drama

A complete guide to the most iconic places in Lancs

Freshers, you can thank us later

How your night out will go on July 19th based on your college

Counting down the days x

‘This time it feels too good to be true’: Lancs students on coming out of lockdown

How are Lancaster Uni students feeling about the easing of lockdown?

‘Both a blessing and a curse’: Lancs students react to open book exams

‘Closed book exams focus on skills that not everyone can learn’

Here’s what your favourite Lancs bar or pub says about you

Kanteena, Pendle Witch, and the Brewery are essential for all Lancs students

‘Dogs bring so much joy to many people’: An interview with ‘Dogsoflancs’

No one can alleviate exam stress quite like furry friends

21 memes about the 21st of June that all Lancs students can relate to

21st June, we’re coming for you babyyyy

All the ways Lancaster students are prepping for June 21st

We’re on the road out of lockdown, baby

We spoke to the Instagram account posting Lancaster ducks daily to find out WHY

‘The ducks make people happy’

You can’t call yourself a Lancs Uni student unless you’ve done all these 14 things

14/14? You can graduate in peace

‘The uni just doesn’t care’: A frustrated international student who wants Lancaster Uni to do more

‘All students are being seriously financially disadvantaged and I’d like the uni to give us some answers’

Library, Greggs and Grizedale bar: Here’s what Lancs students miss most about campus

Lockdown three got us reminiscing, missing you campus x

Which iconic TikTok sound are you based on your college?

We promise we don’t spend hours of our day scrolling on TikTok instead of doing our group presentations…

Quizmas day nine: Which Christmas song are you based on your approach to deadlines?

Think every student leaves their deadlines to the last minute ngl

Here are all the things we miss about Whoops Wednesdays

Let’s relive those memories

Our house did ‘Come Dine with Me’ and honestly, I want to do this every week

What a sad little life Jane x

We bought coffee and a cake in Lancs cafes so you know where to go

We rated the cafes based on value for money, vibes and the number of plants they have

We asked Lancs students what their worst drunk texts are and we’re embarrassed for them

Drunk words are sober thoughts, baby

GLOW nightclub is re-opening at the end of August

The Return Party is at the end of the month!!

Meet Lancaster’s 93% club set to enhance the uni experience for state-educated students

‘For many state-educated individuals, university is their best and only chance at social mobility’

Every person you’ll see in the Lancs gym in January

New year new you, boo

Every assumption you make before coming to Lancs uni

Love u lancs xox

All the best budget Christmas decor from Lancs student accommodation

Everyone is in such a festive mood, we love it

What do other Universities ACTUALLY think of Lancaster Uni?

Because first impressions count, right?

We ranked the college bars on Lancaster campus from worst to best

Testing nine bars all for science