Jamie Jenkins

Travel Misadventures: A Disneyland Debacle

It was a disaster from start to finish really. My Mum, my Nan and I on a coach trip to Disneyland Paris. At the time, I’d never been to Disney so I was pretty excited. Not even the lack of air conditioning and the screaming kids on the coach could...
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Posted May. 20, 2017

Mental health & deadlines

It’s no question that students suffering with physical illnesses should be allowed to get extensions on deadlines. If someone is suffering to the point it is having a detrimental impact on their work it is a way universities can help to relieve stress. Within the University it is possible for...
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Posted Mar. 16, 2017

Posh Warwick: The True Cost of Campus

It was around term two of first year when I received a text from my bank checking it was really me that was spending a ridiculous amount of money online shopping. Yes, yes it was. Except I wasn’t actually browsing the latest sales, I was buying books for my degree....
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Posted Feb. 13, 2017

Inside Jailbreak: Tales from Warwick’s Travel Spectacular

8am Saturday morning, I was up braving the cold weather to send off this years intrepid ‘Jail breakers’. Enthusiasm and spirits were high, costumes were on point and teams were optimist about where they might end up. Hawaii, Barbados and Australia were all popular choices. Despite no team managing to...
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Posted Nov. 14, 2016

Is social media ruining our experience of travel?

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s I proudly showed my ‘HistSoc Hits Berlin’ photo album to my family, I found myself looking at photos of things that I didn’t remember seeing myself. “Were you even there?”, I was asked, as I justified another over-edited picture of a unknown statue with, “I don’t remember what it...
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Posted Apr. 30, 2016