Elli

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Surprise Fish

Posted on 22 Ionawr 2016 by Elli

A massive part of the uni experience is living with your friends. It comes with absolute hilarity and things like ‘Uni Challenge’ nights (Monday evenings, after Guides), but also comes with things like bin duty, maintenance requests and this annoying thing called rent. And house hunting. Oh house hunting, how I loathe you. Once you’ve
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Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Went To Uni

Posted on 18 Medi 2015 by Elli

As I was moving into my new room in a house shared with three of my favourite people this week, I thought with fondness of the slightly-terrified-but-still-excited 18-year-old Past Elli who moved into a room she’d never seen in a city she barely knew two years ago. How could I know what would happen? To
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Urdd Eisteddfod

Posted on 6 Mehefin 2015 by Elli

“Croeso a Urdd Eisteddfod!” are the words that greeted me when I walked onto the site at Llancaiach Fawr last Saturday with my godparents and their youngest son. We were taking a trip to the Urdd Eisteddfod (Urdd is pronounced roughly like ‘irth’ and Eisteddfod ‘i-steth-vod’, for any non-Welsh speakers like myself). An Eisteddfod is
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Questions, and Answers

Posted on 9 Tachwedd 2014 by Elli

So, last time I wrote some questions that I thought would be useful for the people looking at Open Days, and I said I would provide the answers. Here there are, from a second year Physics perspective! About the Uni – ask these in the Union, or to the students in the department 1) What
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21 (or maybe 19) Questions

Posted on 24 Hydref 2014 by Elli

So, one of Cardiff Uni’s open days is coming up (tomorrow, actually!) and I was thinking about my experiences with the myriad of open days I went to in years 12 and 13. One of the things I can remember very clearly is that I was completely overwhelmed, and- knowing that uni was going to
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Croeso!

Posted on 17 Medi 2014 by Elli

Welcome to all new Freshers! Today is the official start of the moving in period (and technically Fresher’s) so I am going to share a few hints and tips from my first week.. 1) Get involved The best thing about Fresher’s is the huge range of activities that is available; all the societies want people
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What do you mean, you're disabled?

Posted on 9 Mai 2014 by Elli

I have a secret. It’s the worst kept secret in the history of secrets though. Everybody (well, everybody I know) already knows it. The secret is this: I have type 1 diabetes. *Gasp!* This means my pancreas stopped producing insulin, a hormone used to get glucose from your blood into your cells (around my 8th
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