Author Archives: jackandrewmason

I’ve got a problem, and I need all your help to fix it.

It’s 4:30am on a Monday morning and I can’t sleep after being woken up by the dog needing a wee! After trying but failing to nod back off for half an hour I grab my phone to check Facebook. Big … Continue reading

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I’m running a half marathon…

Mental Illness is on the rise, and over recent years more and more has been done to break down the stigma surround it. We now see various national advertising campaigns, reports in the news about ‘new government policy’ that aims … Continue reading

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#StrongerIn

  Ok, so you’ve probably clicked this link and followed it through from my Facebook page. I’m not going to take credit for writing any of this blog post, it’s all ripped off a post I saw shared on another … Continue reading

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#NoHumanIsIllegal

Unless you’ve been living under a rock this last few weeks, you will be aware that the current hot topic is the increased number of “illegal immigrants” putting pressure on EU borders. The fact the situation has escalated over the … Continue reading

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Voting Day is here!

#WhyImVotingUkip I've always felt too middle class to vote BNP. — Tim McNiven (@Tim_McNiven) May 22, 2014 In the build up to the EU elections there has been lots of talk about UKIP, I posted a blog article about them … Continue reading

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A Broken Clock is right twice a day!

With the up and coming Local elections and next years General elections looming on the horizon there has been a large spike in publicity materials doing the rounds in my local area. With that in mind I wasn’t surprised to … Continue reading

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First thoughts from the other side.

It’s been a little while since my last blog post, and quite a bit has changed for me. I have since left Warwick SU and have moved back to Chester. This time though, I am working for the University of … Continue reading

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“Why would a Male SU President be a bad thing?”

As you may or may not already know, I work within a Students’ Union. These organisations are charities and are external organisations to the University they are affiliated with. As a result Students’ Unions are not governed by any of … Continue reading

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this is ‘murica

So last night was the Superb Owl…Or Super Bowl…It was one of the two and it involved some sort of football from over the pond! All I know is both were trending on twitter and facebook and I enjoyed this … Continue reading

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“Student-Led lectures…seeks to address the concerns of students who are missing lectures”

Its been a little while since I let out a good blog!! This isn’t because of a lack of reasons to get on the proverbial soapbox and have a good rant, but because I have just been a busy bee, … Continue reading

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