Long-form explorations from the Forge Press team.
September 22, 2017
I brought my dog to university
My fresher’s week was not dissimilar to anyone else’s. I drank too much, nearly set…
September 20, 2017
Been there, done that, got the ‘F*ck Me It’s Freshers’ t-shirt
While sitting in a desolate village courtroom in Kenya during my first gap year and…
September 17, 2017
Dating apps at uni: to swipe or not to swipe?
Online dating is weird. One day you’re harmlessly flirting over text with someone you’ve never…
July 10, 2017
The summer holiday is the perfect time to discover Sheffield
The university semester goes by in such a blur – before you know it, it’s week eight and you’ve barely got started on that bucket list that you made during Freshers’ Week.
June 5, 2017
Is politics getting far too personal?
As the public becomes increasingly attracted to the personal lives of public figures, social media has swiftly become a staple in modern day politics.
May 24, 2017
The six types of students you’ll see during exam season
The dreaded time of year is upon us once again, and we somehow have to retreat out of our caves and actually get some work done.
May 6, 2017
Do we need celebrities in mental health activism?
Mental health seems to be the new in-thing in celebrity activism. So much so that even the royals are getting involved.
May 5, 2017
When the next wave of new students arrive at university in September, it can safely be assumed that the majority already have a plan regarding how the infamous Freshers’ Week is going to play out.
March 12, 2017
Student Employee of the Year Awards!
We’ve had the Oscars… now it’s time for SEOTY. May Loonam tells us about her…
March 10, 2017
Does politics really represent diversity?
Fake News. Alternative Facts. Turns of phrase that just two years ago meant nothing are…