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13 Things You Never Knew About Liverpool

Home to the Premier League champions and birthplace of a little-known band called the Beatles, Liverpool’s reputation around the world has some serious clout.

7 Benefits to Moving Away From Home for University

While the degree you’ll get upon graduating from university can open all sorts of doors in the future, it’s important to remember that higher education is about more than the end result.

10 of the Best Horror Series and Movies to Binge on Halloween

The scariest night of the year, Halloween probably won’t be filled with fancy dress parties this year. So, what is there to do instead?

How to gain work experience while at university

Alongside studying for your degree, you may consider doing some work experience during your time at university. Not only can you use it as an opportunity to learn useful transferable skills, but it may give you more of an idea of what you want to do career-wise and provide your CV with a boost when Read more >

8 must-haves for your Uni room and where to get them

8 Must-haves for your Uni room and where to get them We know that moving home or into a new place can be daunting, but decorating is so fun. Decorating your room at Uni is one of those underestimated joys. Every year its a fresh start… new room, new year, new goals! There’s really nothing Read more >

West Hampstead has had a makeover!

We are thrilled to finally share photos of our recent refurbishment works at Nido West Hampstead. The refurbishment of our common spaces reflects our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, design and community. These spaces are designed for residents to enjoy, meet new friends, or find a quiet space to study.  

These Are the Words You Should Use on Your Grad CV, According to Data

2020 has been a strange year for many different reasons, but for university graduates looking to get their foot in the door of a job market that’s been put through the ringer by the ongoing pandemic, things are a little tougher than usual. We wanted to look at the situation in more detail, which is Read more >

The Secret to Maintaining Long-Distance Relationships at University

Balancing your studies, extracurricular activities, making new friends – university can be tough enough as it is. And if you’re in a long-distance relationship, these things can become even more difficult and place undue stress on you and your partner. But don’t fret, many people manage long-distance relationships (LDR) throughout their studies, and while things Read more >