How universities can support students with eating disorders

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Mental health is high on the agenda in the higher education sector, with associated drop-out rates more than trebling from 2009/10 to 2014/15. While...

Disabled students suffer as temperatures soar

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Data from the latest Global Student Living Index survey of over 65,000 students across Europe shows that disabled students are 50% more likely than non-disabled students to report negative experiences of temperature in their accommodation.

Bath Spa students given cards to test for drink spiking

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Students joining Bath Spa University in the autumn will receive drink spiking test cards in their induction packs, amid increased reports of drink spiking. Made...

Change is coming: young people’s perspectives on mental health

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From the Global Student Living Conference 2018. Head here to register your interest for future GSL conferences, and learn more about the GSL Conference here. https://vimeo.com/368273819 Mental health charity...

Report finds 60% of UK’s disabled students miss out on funding

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​As the Department for Education's recent report shows that 60% of disabled students were unaware of Disabled Student Allowances, pressure is to be put...

Dutch students offered ‘grave therapy’ by student chaplaincy

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In academic environments, students are often encouraged to maintain their wellbeing through student union services, such as therapy dogs, counselling, or bubble wraps. But...

Students wait 6 weeks for counselling at some UK universities

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An investigation into the UK's student mental health crisis has revealed that universities are oblivious to key statistics such as budgets and waiting times...

Blind US students struggle with inaccessible digital course tools

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In the rising age of technology, digital courseware materials are popular choices when it comes to learning at university. The interactive videos, simulations and built-in video assignments...

Canadian student creates first-aid kit for mental health

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Tina Chan, a student at Canada’s University of Waterloo, has created an innovative first-aid kit for mental health, in response to her own struggles with panic...

New report: Over a quarter of UK students often feel lonely

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22% of students say they 'often' feel lonely, with a further 4% saying they 'always' feel lonely, according to a new report into applicants...
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Disabled students suffer as temperatures soar

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Data from the latest Global Student Living Index survey of over 65,000 students across Europe shows that disabled students are 50% more likely than non-disabled students to report negative experiences of temperature in their accommodation.