Ellie House

Ellie House is a final year English Literature student at Lancaster University and aspiring journalist.

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Ellie House sports her fake bump

I faked a student pregnancy, and I was horrified by the reaction

With the birth of the royal baby, the world has gone pregnancy mad. But as Ellie House found, pregnant students do not experience nearly so much goodwill

Procrastinator, braggart or workaholic: Which revision stereotype are you?

Do you boast about how much work you're doing, or pretend you don't have a secret sheaf of revision cards stashed under your bed? Find out what type of reviser you are with this helpful spotters' guide

What does it mean for students to 'have it all'?

The media stereotype of students is of banter-loving party animals who drink hard, shag hard and still get their grades at the end of it. This mischaracterisation is harmful, argues Ellie House, who wishes society had a more nuanced view of uni life

Age is no barrier to being a great parent - and I should know

My mother and father had a child later in life and the upbringing they gave me proves just how valuable the experience of years can be

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