It is that time of the year where students are hurrying to hand in last assignments, copy down notes from friends that hardly looks familiar. We have reached that time where we are preparing to study for exams A first year student asked me: "What advice can you give me with regard to studying and … Continue reading AS THE END OF THE SEMESTER APPROACHES
I remember when I was a little girl, I would draw strange figures on my body with a pen and call them tattoos. It would usually be on my legs or arms, a place where teachers could not see them. Now as I am older, I can make the decision to get real ones. Being … Continue reading TATTOOS: BODY ART FOR WHO?
In this past week, I have seen three homeless men urinating in public- in the street to be precise, one homeless woman walking in a panty and bra and another who urinated in her pants walking down the m4 highway in Claremont. Should such people, who clearly have no care who sees them, be helped? … Continue reading SHOULD WE HELP THE HOMELESS?
Teenage dating is like riding a rollercoaster. You are in love one moment, then heartbroken the next. What you do not expect from dating in your teens is violence. One brave teen shares her story of domestic abuse which lasted three years. Walking in the picturesque Arderne Gardens in Claremont you would usually see squirrels … Continue reading #TEEN DATING VIOLENCE