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.

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Posted on 1 August 2015 by Hannah

Yaaaaayyy!!! I’VE GRADUATED!!!! I can safely say it has to have been one of the best days of my life.  As I sit here trying to think of the best way to tell you about it, I realise I won’t be able to do it justice. It’s the small and cliche things like wearing the
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I am officially unemployed!

Posted on 30 June 2015 by Hannah

So that’s it!! I’ve done the coursework, survived the exams, got my results and now my undergraduate degree is done! I am now supposed to be making my way in the real world – that is the scary bit!! (and where the hard work starts). I’ve had a number of questions asked of me now
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7 Survival Tips for the Dissertation

Posted on 8 May 2015 by Hannah

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
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It’s Not about the Letters on a Piece of Paper.

Posted on 30 March 2015 by Hannah

I feel that this is going to be quite a deep and reflective entry. It’s probably because I’m nearing the end of my degree – it’s that last week of lectures, all that’s left is my dissertation and finals – and because of that, my thoughts are becoming quite reminiscent of my time at Cardiff.
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My favourite biases! This is why Psychology is cool (Part 2)

Posted on 28 February 2015 by Hannah

So this is part 2 of me being super geeky. Some more of the REALLY COOL things you’ll learn on the course. If you haven’t yet, read my last blog post – part 1 – http://insiderblogs.cardiff.ac.uk/my-favourite-biases-this-is-why-psychology-is-cool-part-1/ It basically explains that as humans, we fall prey to a whole host of biases when we make decisions, and
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One month in . . . so far so good!

Posted on 23 October 2014 by Hannah

Hi all, So this month has gone ridiculously quickly – as anticipated! And boy is it good to be back! I’ve got to admit I was a little nervous about returning to university from placement. How would I settle back into being a student? What would it be like living with a group of new
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Moving back to Cardiff

Posted on 1 October 2014 by Hannah

Hi all, So this week I’ve started the moving in process ready to embark on my final year. I can’t believe how fast the time has gone! It genuinely feels like I moved to Cardiff for the first time only yesterday. I really can’t believe it’s three years! In fact the other day, I went
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