OUR BLOG

From tips on how to make the most of Freshers’ Week to what’s going on in your local area, you can read all kinds of student guides, Nido news and first-hand accounts penned by your fellow students right here.

Fancy writing about your own student experience, we’re always on the lookout for budding bloggers and writers to collaborate with us. If you’ve got a great idea or just fancy showing off your writing skills, be sure to get in touch if you want to have your say on our blog.

AWARDED 2ND MOST LUXURIOUS HALLS OF RESIDENCE IN THE UK

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been named the 2nd most luxurious halls of residence in the UK by Design Curial.

INSPIRED ESCAPES

Discover how to combine travel, unique experiences whilst maximising your social impact with the help of Inspired Escapes. We sat down with this London start-up company to see how they turned their passion for travel into a career and are inspiring others to do the same.

THE ART OF NEGOTIATION: LEARN THE KEYS TO GETTING WHAT YOU WANT

Learn the keys to getting what you want out of your professional and personal life, plus how to overcome the gender barriers you may face along the way.

YOUR OPINION: STUDENT EXPERIENCES WITH STEREOTYPES

We asked four residents if they had ever experienced stereotyping whilst living in a different country or attending a specific uni. As we work towards eliminating any stereotyping, see what our Nido Student residents had to say and if there’s hope for a different culture one day.

HEFORSHE: A SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN FOR GENDER EQUALITY

With less than 6 months under its belt, the HeForShe campaign has made brilliant strides in the movement for gender equality. Even more recently, the campaign made an appearance at the Oscars, with Steve Carell sporting HeForShe cufflinks and Patricia Arquette including wage equality in her acceptance speech.

MEET ANASTASIA

Anastasia Andrew is in her 2nd year at Istituto Marangoni London, in the midst of starting-up a jewellery company and assistant to Addy Van Den Krommenacker, Dutch couture designer. We sat down with her to find out more about her entry into the fashion world and the trends that inspire her.

HOW TO DECORATE YOUR STUDENT FLAT

Whether you’ve already moved into your Nido Student accommodation or you’re planning for your move-in date, making it feel like a home away from home requires some careful Pinteresting. Been browsing for ideas to customise design your place but don’t know where to begin? See our guide to adapting this season’s interior design trends to your Nido Student space.

TOP TIPS FOR JOB HUNTING

See a few of our recommended reads for embarking on your job search. Let us know your favourite publications in the comment box below.