My clubs and societies at Durham

Going to university presents an array of opportunities to enrich your experience beyond the classroom. Durham University has a range of societies and clubs, offering you a chance to delve into new passions and even create your own if nothing fits your interests. Why join a society? Participating in societies can provide a balance between […]

My summer internship at Palace Green Library

Unlike my fellow Ph.D. students, I spent a quarter of my summer deviating from my thesis and diving deep into the research project ‘Legacies of Enslavement and Colonialism at Durham University.’ My job entailed assisting Dr Jonathan Bush, University Archivist in the Archives and Special Collection at Palace Green Library, with archival research to trace […]

Why you shouldn’t stress about not getting your first-choice college!

If you are a prospective student reading this, you might not be familiar with the college system at Durham. There are 17 different colleges in Durham, each one has its own buildings, own student body and own reasons why people in that college will tell you it’s the best. Well hang on a sec, what […]