“University’s like this little world, a bubble of time separate from everything before and everything after.” From the other side of the world, admittedly, it was difficult to feel a part of my graduation ceremony when watching via live stream – as brilliant as that service was. However, it did not stop my feelings Read more
Here we are, three or so years ago and we’re moving to Chiang Rai for seven months. my family and I attempting a gap year together, what would we find? I’ll cut right to the chase because this penultimate post is about sports. We found Chiang Rai united or the Oranage Knight as it is Read more
As mentioned, here is the second June video, in the Chiang Rai series… Tips for my freshers self is the aim of this video. I’ve concentrated on three specific areas; picking halls, societies and life outside of the university bubble. Hopefully you may find something useful in this video, even its one isolated comment. As Read more
An introductory video to the mini series following a Cardiff Insider on his travels after University. Cardiff Uni and the city alike boasts a multicultural environment and a plethora of societies, many of which open the door to learning about other countries and cultures. The area of Thailand that I shall be based/ am Read more
Let’s head out into Cardiff for some grub. Its always an attractive option when we fancy a break from cooking or for those who don’t like to dabble in tesco’s stiry fry mix and green paste, its a treat in amongst those dodgy packet pasta meals. I spent a little time with some Read more
… and just like that, we’re well into exam season. Wet season too by the look of it, but when aren’t we? Raindrops the size of Swansea aside, this is a short mid month post with the view to producing a far meatier one at the end of the merry May. There’s a pun in Read more
The time has come again. You know it, like you know that Varsity has as much to do with daytime drinking as it does sports. You know it like you knew Jim and Pam were meant to be. You know it like you knew that Smash Mouth were a one hit wonder. It’s time to Read more
The first of my two April posts is as follows: a quick insight into the ease with which you can integrate into Cardiff University Radio Society & all the opportunities/ rootin’ tootin’ fun that comes with it… There are captions in this video (wow slow down Joe) where you’ll see that it’s not as Read more
Back at it again with my second March post. This one is a little less Student centered and a little more in the way of documenting the attraction of having a big ol’stadium slap bang in the center of the city! Unless you’ve been living under a rock or one of the many mattresses Read more
Hello there, it’s been a while! First and foremost, I’d like to try and tantalize the masses by advertising the next three videos after this one: Firstly, Cardiff’s unbeatable feel good factor when the rugby comes to town. Secondly, what you can get up to in the world of student media and thirdly, the Read more
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