Team Durham Student Experience

Enabling Exceptional People to do Exceptional Things

Christmas began before Thanksgiving!

On the 20th of November, the City of Durham gathered in the town centre for a night of entertainment. A couple of friends on the team and myself, being used to not celebrating  Christmas or turning on lights until after... Continue Reading →

Transitioning to Palatinate University Life

 Steven Parsonage When I was 17 I realized I had the potential to be pretty good at rowing so I focused solely on training for this sport. At 18 I won a silver medal at the Junior World Championships after a successful... Continue Reading →

Remember, Remember the 5th… and 9th? Of November

“Remember, remember the 5th of November!” As the bonfire was burning, fireworks ensued in the celebration of “Bonfire Night” or Guy Fawkes. For those of you who are unfamiliar, Guy Fawkes is “the mastermind” behind the failed attempt to blow... Continue Reading →

The Beginning

What’s up Saints, Hallo-week! This is my favorite time of the year; the air is crisper, the leaves are falling, sport and theatricals are starting, and pumpkin spice is relevant. Now in a rhythm with courses and training, I understand... Continue Reading →

The Arrival

What’s up Saints, The long awaited time has come and I am officially on the Durham University campus. First, I’d like to introduce myself. My name is Seitu Smith II, I am a Post-graduate student at Durham University, studying Education... Continue Reading →

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