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Perdeby party guide 18-24 July

POOJA PUNDIT                       
TUESDAY, 18 JULY

Madison Avenue at 20:00: The Great Gatsby - Partyfest Synergy '17 hosted by Zinkia. There will be two dancefloors playing different genres of music. The glass box will feature Hip-Hop, and the main dance floor will feature great beats and the best of the oldies. Entrance is R10 (presale), R20 for students, and R30 for general public at the door. Drink specials include double Southern Comfort and mix for R20, El Jimador Tequila at R15 for a single and R25 for a double, and Jack Daniels Fire at R15 for a single and R25 for a double.

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App of the month: Waze

AROMA THERON
Every month, Perdeby tests and reviews an app that we think makes life easier. This month, the navigation app, Waze was put to the test.

Rating: 4/5

Waze, an interactive navigation app, seems to be the smarter and more attractive sister of Google Maps.

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Perdeby experience: The Color Run

EMMA PAULET
Every week Perdeby sends their journalists to experience something out of their comfort zones. This week, head Copy editor, Emma Paulet, was coerced into taking part in The Color Run. 

The Color Run is a 5km paint race hosted all over the world. On 29 May, The Color Run took place at Waterkloof Airbase. Obviously the American spelling of ‘colour’ made some people’s eyes twitch – and it was everywhere, along with signs proclaiming that this was the “Happiest 5k on the Planet”. The course was less than 5km and, despite Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ playing, some people didn’t smile once.  

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Ten essential tips for surviving this winter

NINA CRONJE

Winter can be brutal for those who hate the cold. Perdeby has come up with 10 essential items and ways to help you enjoy the chilly weather this year.

 

1. Hot water bottles

When the cold of the night creeps in, a hot water bottle keeps you warm and is also very cuddly. An electric water bottle or those microwavable ‘huggies’ work well as substitutes. If it’s in your price range, an electric blanket also does the job very well.

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What you should have learned at school: how to prepare for exams

AROMA THERON
Every week, Perdeby takes a look at something you should have learned at school to assist you in day to day life. This week, we take a look at how to prepare for exams.

Unfortunately we are unable to escape reality any longer: exams are starting soon. Perdeby decided to look at a few tips which might help you with your revision however, it is important to remember everyone has a different learning style, so try to find what works for you.

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What are you doing during the holiday?

Studying - 22.6%
Sleeping - 37.2%
Lying to your mom about doing stuff - 19%
Taking your textbooks on holiday - 21.2%

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