I'm Hannah, a Journalism, Media and English Literature student originally from Nottinghamshire. I've been involved with Cardiff University's student magazine, Quench, whilst at University and I've been really keen to get as much work experience as possible. I've completed the Cardiff Award also.
Social media is now well and truly part of our everyday lives. I am on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat and Instagram. Of course, I primarily use these to connect with friends and to share things about my day, but since I’ve been at University (studying for a Journalism and Media degree) I’ve thought often about Read more
There are countless – and endless – lists online advising you on what is best to take to university when you’re leaving home for the first time. I don’t want to state the obvious – I’m sure you’ve thought about taking your clothes, shoes, etc. and that’s why I’ve made a list of the things Read more
Ok, apologies this one is a little late! It has been relatively intense lately what with the dissertation deadline. For those who aren’t sure what a dissertation is, it’s essentially a large piece of work that you conduct in your final year. It’s an individual project that you see through from conception to completion, and Read more
I got a really good question on Twitter this week asking: what are the kinds of extracurricular activities that you can do to help you get into psychology? The short answer is: pretty much anything! The most important part, in my opinion, is that you recognise what skills you feel you want to develop and Read more
So now exams are pretty much finished y’all be looking to party all the time, laze around in this glorious weather, some of you may even be about to jet set off for a holiday of a lifetime that you’ll remember forever…well at least the sober parts of it! However upon your return it will Read more
Hi all! This blog has been inspired by my role as an ambassador for the school of psychology at Cardiff. Apart from writing this blog, my role is to be a point of contact both for prospective students and undergraduates to ask questions about my experiences with the course, the university and Cardiff in general. Read more
Hi all! So I thought I’d do a little spotlight on something that has played a major role in my life over the past couple of months: PsyCardiff – The Psychology Society. I’m sure all of you know the deal with societies…they’re run by students for students. They put on events, have crazy socials, and Read more
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Our student bloggers are all current students studying a variety of subjects, sharing their real-life experiences in their own words to let current and future students know what life is like at Cardiff University.
Each student has their own section on the blog but you can also ask them any questions you might have in the comments.