Sophie Rennie

Sophie Rennie
Newcastle University


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We asked girls: How low is your bar set for men?

‘The bar is so low he only ever invited me round and wanted to see me after midnight, but I was just glad to spend time with him’

This is what it’s like coming out of lockdown with an eating disorder

While you’re preparing for hot girl summer, I’m worrying about the extra calories in my cocktails

Your big uni night out, as told by Olivia Rodrigo Sour lyrics

‘God, it’s brutal out here’

If iconic teen movie girls went to UK universities, this is where they would go

Regina George would go to Oxbridge, obvs

Everything we know about the Gossip Girl reboot so far

You know you love me XOXO

What TikTok sound are you based on your Newcastle halls?

Put a finger down, Newcastle halls edition

Your Newcastle uni experience as described by Christmas lyrics

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me, a North Face and a rollie x

We asked Newcastle girls: ‘What is it really about rugby boys?’

What’s not to love between beer bellies, mullets and commitment issues?

How to recreate every iconic Newcastle night out in your student house

They can take away our freedom, but they can never take away the sesh

These are the seven types of people at your uni house Christmas meal, which one are you?

Jingle bells, wine bottles, drinking all the way.

Heebie Jeebies is the club everyone in Liverpool loves to hate and hates to love

Where else would you go on a Thursday?