When I moved to Cardiff for my first year of University, it was a massive change for me. I moved 5 hours across the country, from York, which is pretty small, to Cardiff, the capital of Wales. I was terrified that I wouldn’t know my way around, or that there would be too much going Read more
There are quite a few benefits that come with being a student. Ignoring the obvious stuff like getting to learn about something you love, more freedom, and meeting a lot of new people, there are a lot of other perks. I’m going to give you guys my top seven money saving student perks. These might Read more
September is fast approaching and I’m sure a lot of you are getting nervous and excited about Uni already. In the couple of weeks before I started at Cardif, I spent a large amount of time worrying about pretty much everything that could go wrong at uni. I thought I would run through some of Read more
If you’re starting University in September you might be looking for some reading to do that is relevant to your course. Although this is a fantastic idea, it can be a little daunting, and might even put you off a little if you’re diving straight into heavy academic papers. I had a think about the Read more
Hi again! So this is pretty similar to my last post…but now I am trying to sort out the other part of final year; my final year project. So just like last time, I thought I would run through the process of doing this with you guys 🙂 In final year you have to work Read more
Hi Guys! I’m currently attempting to select my modules for final year. Exciting! I thought I might go through a bit of the process with you guys, in case there are any first or second year students wanting to know a little more, or if any future undergrads are wondering how the course works. Final Read more
As we all unfortunately know, University is very much about somehow trying to balance studying, with your social life, with societies, with sleeping, with exercising, with actually remembering to feed yourself…and so on. It’s important not to sacrifice anything so I thought I’d write a little list of tips for saving time. This might not Read more
I’m currently trying to save up some money so I don’t have to rush into anything after University. Hopefully if I save up a bit of money I can take a little bit of time deciding what I want to do, rather than panic and rush into something. I think watching what you’re eating is Read more
Sorry this is a bit of a short one today, I’m currently attempting to find somewhere else to finish my placement year at the moment, so I’m a little stressed! After my 3rd hour sat in exactly the same spot at the computer, I decided that I should probably give myself a break, and practice Read more
I’ve decided to write a bit of a personal post this time, so I hope you will all excuse me being a bit open and cheesy. I guess the message of this post is probably not to panic, things go wrong, your plans might change, but it’s okay, you’ll get through it. I’m saying this Read more
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