Second year

Welcome to the life of Chloe

Posted on 10 February 2017 by Chloe

Hi – my name’s Chloe and welcome to this little corner of the internet where I, along with other Cardiff students, will be sharing our thoughts and experiences of university. I’ve got all sorts of blog posts planned, but I thought I’d start things off easily with a little introduction to me, and my course.
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Interview Tips

Posted on 18 February 2016 by Hope

The second year Psychology students hoping to do placement next year are all currently prepping for, or taking part in interviews for their chosen placements. I’ve heard loads of different pieces of advice get passed around about what to do in preparation for your interview so I’ve tried to make a list of a few
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Second Year

Posted on 28 September 2015 by Hope

I had my Year 2 Introduction talk last week and thankfully I’m feeling pretty excited for this year (although definitely very nervous). I’m now actually quite glad that our last semester counted towards our final grade, as I think I would be unbelievably nervous about this year right now had it not. I’ll briefly go through what
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Video Blog – Toby talks CUROP

Posted on 13 August 2015 by Toby

Two months spent on Creative Cardiff as part of a Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme really paid off. So what is it and why should you consider one yourself? In this vlog I attempt to answer those exact questions, and in the article that follows, I’ve also added some personal thoughts in regards to the
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I think I’m turning Japanese….

Posted on 1 July 2015 by Iain

Konichiwa. Senshuu, Nihongo wa benkyoo o shimashita. Watashi wa Iain o desu. Or for those of you who don’t speak Japanese: Hello. Last week I studied Japanese. My name is Iain. Yes, rather than spend the first few weeks of my holiday proper (after saying goodbye to all my friends) just moping around I decided
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The Dark Side of the Moon

Posted on 22 March 2015 by Elli

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or perhaps somewhere other than northern Europe), you probably know that there was solar eclipse on Friday (20th March). It was the first total eclipse visible in Europe since 11th August 1999, so it was a pretty big thing. I was 4 in ’99, and apparently not very
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Ball Y Gym Gym (Welsh Society Ball)

Posted on 21 February 2015 by Rhian

So on the 3rd of February it was time for the members of The Gym Gym to get dressed up for our annual ball- Dawns Fawreddog Y Gym Gym. Based in The Thistle Hotel, at 7 o clock it was time to head over. Greeted with a glass of bubbly on arrival,  it was nice
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Hwyl yr Ŵyl…

Posted on 22 December 2014 by Steffan

Helyntion Crol Dolig Cyn imi droi rownd, roedd hi’n bump o’r gloch ar brynhawn Iau ola’r tymor ym Mhrifysgol Caerdydd…y traethodau wedi’u cyflwyno, y gwin wedi’i agor ar gerddoriaeth Nadoligaidd yn blastio. Ie, HWRE a HALELIWIA daeth hi’n amser dathlu diwedd y tymor. Pa well ffordd i wneud hynny nag ar grol Gym Gym olaf
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Celebrating..

Posted on 27 November 2014 by Rhian

The last few weeks in Cardiff have been pretty hectic. Between 8 different coursework due .. (I still live to tell the tale haha) various nights out (although there haven’t been that many, but the nights that I have been out were great 🙂 ), Autumn International matches on the weekends and birthdays, it’s been
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