Student life

Do you know what your student union actually does? Check out our profiles for info on student nights and venues in your union, including the various, wonderful and very weird societies on offer... yes, there really is a Pirate's Society!

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Do students understand the importance of extra-curricular societies?

Societies. They cover a wide range of different areas. Ones based on academic fields, religion, sports, culture, food, music, games, a hobby… there’s something for everyone. Most of them are plugged …

Student Nights in Birmingham

Student Nights in Birmingham

When it comes to student nightlife, there is no doubt that Birmingham has a lot to offer. Students from the University of Birmingham, Birmingham City University and Aston University enjoy a variety of…

the science of hangovers

The science of hangovers

The chances are you'll have one at some point - but what actually is a hangover?

reading night out

Student nights in Reading

Lola Lo’s One of the new-trend themed tiki bar-come-club venues that are dotted about the UK. Hawaiian themed, with bamboo decorated walls, tables and chairs, Lola Lo’s even has a coconut- smell to g…

student societies

Join a university society and boost your job prospects

Start of join a society and make your CV stand out

Bedlam Theatre

Bedlam Theatre speaks to theunipod

The Edinburgh Fringe venue run by students at the University of Edinburgh

NUS Awards 2013

NUS Awards 2013: the winners

See which Student Unions have come out on top in this year's NUS Awards


Watersprite chat to us about BAFTA, Bill Nighy and after-parties

Having only started in 2009, Watersprite is the Cambridge International Student Film Festival and is already the world’s leading international student film festival. This is glamour for students, but …

Voodoo Events student nights

Student nights with Voodoo Events

Voodoo spoke to theunipod about Joey Essex, I Love Wednesday's and their other nights. And we have a FREE VIP pass to give away!

durham night out

Student nights in Durham

At Durham University, each college tends to have a certain night when they attend each club, due to discounted entry or just out of habit. If you go with a small group you're bound to bump into people…