Olivia Morse

Edinburgh Features Editor of The Tab

Olivia Morse
Edinburgh University


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Clubbers of the Week

Do you even have essays?

Edinburgh’s Messiest Rooms: The Winner

Do you celebrate or commiserate?

Edinburgh’s Messiest Room: The Final

If only their mother’s could see them now

Edinburgh’s Messiest Room: Round 2

Vote for the worst one – name and shame time

Edinburgh’s Messiest Room: Round 1

Vote the worst – they’re all filthy

Nominations now open: do you have Edinburgh’s messiest flatmate?

There’s always one

Not living with your best friends might actually be a good thing

Who doesn’t like making new friends?

Clubbers of the Week: Refreshers edition

I see you have all been burning off those mince pies in the club

The perks of having a car at uni

Broom Broom

What your library floor says about you

‘If one of my mates sits on 5th or 6th floor I am no longer friends with them’

New study spaces now open in the Library

There are now 358 more desks

In defence of Pure Gym

It’s a no-brainer really

Clubbers of the week

Happy hangovers

Street style: George Square edition

Everyone still cares what they look like

What to expect on a night out at Cab Vol

It’s very smokey

Everything that will happen to you in Freshers’ Week

It’s inevitable

I played Pokemon Go without ever playing Pokemon

I am woefully uneducated in types of Pokemon but it was glorious

How to survive a holiday with your significant other

It’s make or break

How to entertain yourself now exams are over: an Edinburgh guide

Having nothing to do is almost as boring as revision

We talked to a second year who doesn’t believe in the moon-landings

She’s completely normal and not crazy

The best alternative revision spots in Edinburgh

If you can’t make it to your 9:00 am, how are you getting to the library at 7:30?

Working in a call centre is just as soul destroying as you thought

Some people are really rude on the phone

I tried a fad diet and lost three kilograms in three days

I drank a lot of green juice

What type of Instagrammer are you?

Take our quiz

The best and worst smoking areas in Edinburgh

Heat lamps are really important

Here’s how to find out who you interact with most on Facebook

I created a fake profile to test it out

How to choose rooms in your flat

Because drawing names out of a hat is so unoriginal

The rise of Valium and why it’s overrated and dangerous

Take a chill pill

Meet the second year who learnt sign language before she learnt to speak

‘It would be so useful when you are clubbing’

What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a one night stand?

Guessing they didn’t get the call back

I went on a ghost tour drunk

Ghosts, high heels and gravestones

How to survive an edgy, themed house party

There is a lot more to a party than just the guest list

It’s time to stop laughing at vapers

Helping people quit smoking is no joke

The best places to cure a hangover, and the best places to get one

Hive, and all those niche hipster spots