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Top 5 things to do in Southampton this Halloween

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Whilst staying at our Solent University Flats in October we look at the five best things to do this Halloween to make it a Spooktacular time with us at Urba Life...

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Build Your Own Gym Routine

Monday, May 22, 2017

With access to your own gym you now have the opportunity to build a routine that suits you best. Here are some tips for creating a routine that will challenge you and give you the results you are looking for. What do you want to achieve? Depending on what you are hoping to get ou...

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How to Get a Good Night’s Sleep at Uni

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

It is a well-known fact that studying at University can have a negative impact on your sleeping patterns. From pulling all-nighters to enduring your flatmate’s noisy 3am return home, sleep deprivation can not only affect your ability to study and retain information but it can a...

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Designing the Perfect CV

Monday, January 16, 2017

Your CV is your best marketing tool. Whether you’re looking for a part time job, summer internship or voluntary work, having a good looking CV is a sure-fire way to make you stand out from the crowd. With employers receiving an average of 250 CVs per corporate job, there’s no...

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New Year New Hobby

Monday, January 9, 2017

Did you know that January is National Hobby Month? What better way to start the new year than with a new obsession! Studies have shown that having a hobby is a great way to improve cognitive ability and general well-being, with the added bonus of reducing stress and meeting like-...

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Those That Train Together Stay Together – University Southampton Accommodation

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Okay, the title analogy may refer to couples, however the same logic can apply between friendships and even ensuring a better work and studying life balance. Regular exercise has been proven to help improve brain power as well as make you feel better and just generally be healthi...