“How on earth am I going to survive on THAT amount of money a week!?” A common phrase said by most students at the beginning of every term. With new places to visit and new friends to meet on a daily basis it’s incredibly exciting. However leaving Mum’s cooking behind and budgeting isn’t exactly the top of any student’s priority list. You love to eat, ...

Stereotypes appear throughout life and are a major part of your childhood and teenage years. The list is endless: emo's, goths, chavs, indie kids, popular kids, nerds, it girls, smokers…and on. But when turning 18 stereotypes drastically change. A whole new category is sprung upon you because you can now go clubbing. In clubs the classic stereotypes are forgotten and new ones ...

University halls are not the most attractive spaces are they? All that white wash combined with those burgundy carpets, not forgetting the blue or brown curtains that have seen better days. Here at Student Republic, we have a taste for the more colourful things in life. In light of those drab days we’ve been having, we have decided to give you a quick rundown of the best ways to personalise ...

Over the past 24 hours, there has been much talk about one of Canterbury’s most popular weekly events, this of course being Jager Rocks, held every Thursday at The Old Brewery Tavern. The discussion has centered around how many ‘jagerbombs’ each of our customers has each night, and if it is too many. However, much of the debate was based on wildly exaggerated and incorrect ...

To celebrate getting 10,000 likes on Facebook, our 10th year anniversary and Freshers 2013, we have created one amazing prize fund. Only to be won by one person, entering is as easy as filling in a form. Enter HERE now.  Worth well over £3000, this prize will change your university experience completely – you’ll certainly be the most popular fresher in town! Including ...

So you’ve had you’re A-Levels, followed by the inevitable hangover of a Results Day Party, and are now faced with the terrifyingly exciting countdown to having to leaving your family house and arriving at your new uni home – complete with foam mattress and plastic curtains.   As the weeks and days tick by you will no doubt be wondering the answer to a few things. ...

City Sound Project is the type of festival that shows true entrepreneurial spirit. Independently organised, in a town normally devoid of live music, it brings 2,500 Bank Holiday wanderers into Canterbury High Street. At 1pm, two hours until everything is properly underway, the town is absolutely heaving with people. Buskers and street entertainers are out in force, while lanyard-adorned ...