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The NUS guide to taking a gap year

The NUS guide to taking a gap year

Tuesday 15 May 2018Info and advice

Ah the gap year. It is now seen by many young people as the defining formative experience of their life, the once in a lifetime opportunity to get out there and see the world just before or after entry into higher education or further study. Whether we party our way throughout the tropical beaches of South-East Asia or devote a portion of our lives to humanitarian work in the developing world, gap years are now heralded as something we should all strive to participate in.  

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Get your energy bills under control with a smart meter

Get your energy bills under control with a smart meter

Sunday 4 December 2016Info and advice

The average student spends over £500 a year on their energy usage and too many of us have received a shock when opening our energy bill because we had no idea how much energy we were using. Those days of nasty surprises should be over soon thanks to smart meters – the new generation of electricity and gas meters being rolled out across all households in Great Britain by 2020.

The average student spends over £500 a year on their energy usage and too many of us have...

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