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The LSE Starter Pack #3: Community at LSE

Laura Goddard, the newly elected Community and Welfare Officer, sits down with us to discuss community at LSE. Looking at London life, counselling, and sexual harassment, Laura explains how to craft the life you’d like at LSE.  Contact Laura at su.communitywelfare@lse.ac.uk.…

The LSE Starter Pack #2: Sex, Safety and Support

“There are preconceptions that everyone has the same level of experience and understanding… which is just not true.” – Hannah Brown, second-year BSc Politics student.  In this episode, we talk to Hannah Brown, creator of Pulse Radio’s sex education show,…

The LSE Starter Pack #1: Social Life at LSE

“Sometimes you might find yourself trying to be different things, different characters and it’s about finding people who your own character matches with. There might be a lot of puzzle pieces that won’t fit but you’ve got to keep trying”…

LSE Limelight #21: Masters Programmes in LSE’s Virtual Campus

“We’re not necessarily angry at the university, but there’s just frustration in general that nothing’s really being resolved” – Kanon Tsuda, MSc Human Rights and Politics. This week we’re speaking to Kanon Tsuda, a Masters student in the Human Rights…

LSE Limelight #20: Anti-racism student movements

“I thought it would be really interesting to look into what exactly is a student movement, what exactly does it achieve, why students decide to use occupation as a form of protest.” – Eileen Gbagbo, third-year International Relations student at…

LSE Limelight #19: Faith in LSE’s Virtual Campus

“When hierarchies of power and systems are being broken down it makes everyone ask the bigger questions. This intense awareness of pain and our own mortality gives me this longing for something more.” – Lauretta Garrard, a second-year student. In…

Crossing the Globe #8: Covid-19 Returning home to the US

“I felt like [London]was kind of a home away from home. I was expecting to have to 2 or 3 months left and that’s the hardest thing. I felt like there wasn’t enough closure.” As we face a global pandemic,…

LSE Limelight #18: Halls in LSE’s Virtual Campus

“Spending days at a time not seeing another person is something I’ve had to get used to” In this episode, Angbeen and Simran provide two heartwarming conversations about what it’s been like to live in halls during a global pandemic.…

Crossing the Globe #7: Covid-19 Returning home to Morocco

“Yes it’s not ideal but what this quarantine life has taught me is… just adapting and being grateful for what you have.” In this episode, we’re talking to Safuoa Berady, a first-year International Relations student who flew back to Morocco…

LSE Limelight #17: Opposite time zones in LSE’s virtual campus

“I guess it would’ve been so nice just to have the sunny LSE campus that we have during exam period, where everyone’s stressed but we’re all together and we all go sit in a park and complain and then we…