Here's to Spring Term at UAL

Hi all, we hope the Spring term is going well for you - despite the cold weather! Do you have any tips for keeping the winter blues away or comfort food recipes to share with others to make the cold dark days more palatable? We are super keen that you get involved in commonplace and if you post something (a story, exhibition/cafe/restaurant review, recipe, top tip...) we'll enter you into an end of month £50 Amazon voucher draw. Hope to hear from you soon. Commonplace team X

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Dealing with Job Rejection

Trying to get a job can be frustrating and dispiriting experience. However, rejections are an inevitable part of the job hunt process. It’s how you learn from them and move on that really matter. Here are some tips to help keep your confidence intact:

Xhibit2017 Submissions

Submit to participate in Xhibit 2017 and your work will be seen by our panel of judges which includes artist Grayson Perry.

Freshers Fayre 2016

We met new and continuing students at the Freshers Fayre at Chelsea College of Arts and asked them to share their tips...

Fighting Homesickness

Homesickness is by far the largest difficulty a lot of students have had to face during first year.

A Guide to Finding a House Share

So, you’re nearly finished with 1st year, and you’ve got 3 months to decide where you’re going to live and who you’re going to live with and you re

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Student Guide to Elephant and Castle 2016

The Elephant and Castle Student Guide 2016 for places to eat, drink and be entertained in the area around London College of Communication. Illustrated by Illustration and Visual Media students at LCC

Homemade Burgers

 Burgers are as popular as ever and one of my favourite meals, but the only issue is when dining out they can be quite expensive.

Stay Home, Or Move Away

The latest figures from the Higher Education Funding Council for England show that 23 per cent of 18- and 19-year-olds in England and Wales studyin

Local Sporting Stadiums

Many people say that London is the home of Sport, and with the array of sporting grounds accessible in the countries capital, it would be extremely