Staying in

3rd Year Fear

Posted on 4 November 2014 by Jess

It will happen to us all at some point. And you can never be sure when it will strike. For some, it will be mid-way through your 11am seminar or tutor appraisal. For others, it will be as you toss and turn for hours unable to sleep. For me, it was at approximately 2.45pm on
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“Somebody's boring me. I think it's me.”

Posted on 8 May 2014 by Jordan

Hello Campers, I’m writing this blog surrounded by mountains of sheets of paper and open books with highlighters and pens dotted around the place- can only mean one thing, revision! Although exams begin next week, my first being on Tuesday, there are still deadlines to be met right up until Monday so my time management
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Avoiding third year apathy

Posted on 3 May 2014 by Madeleine

We’ve come back round to that time of year. ASSL library is now open 24 hours a day, Tesco is running out of your favourite energy drinks and your room is a flurry of papers as you look for THAT lecture handout you KNOW is here somewhere. Yes my friends, we have reached exam season.
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How to throw a good (and legal) house party!

Posted on 1 May 2014 by Vicky

One of the huge benefits of moving into a student house, is being able to host your very own, sophisticated party, that makes you feel more like an adult than your sixteen birthday bash where your mate threw up his WKD in the toilet ever did. Mum wasn’t happy the next day… Here are my
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The Land of Revision…

Posted on 30 April 2014 by Rhian

University Exams, A- Levels, As Levels, GCSE’s- the exams that land in the dreaded months of May-June, in which most pupils and students most of the time don’t look forward to! But exams are exams and they have to be done! Most students have their own way of revision that they’ve discovered that works best
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"Bon Appetit"

Posted on 9 July 2013 by Madeleine

For me, eating at uni provides an age-old dilemma. How can I cook all those lovely home cooked meals my Mum did at home, for a price that isn’t going to break the bank? Being a bit of a foodie, I budget quite a bit for food every week and that would be first savvy
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End of first year!

Posted on 4 July 2013 by Aimee-Louise

First year is completely over!! I can’t believe how quickly this went by, it seems surreal. This year has been amazing, meeting so many new friends and so many experiences I will never forget! Exams are scary evil things that drive you to the point of insanity! During the exam period I became a hermit,
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Light at the end of a very long tunnel!

Posted on 12 May 2013 by Freya

Happy Sunday everyone! This week I write to you with 5 essays and 1 dissertation down, and just 3 exams and 9 days to go. This week has been yet another uphill slog as the deadline for all our coursework and dissertation is tomorrow (Monday 13th) swiftly followed by our first exam on Tuesday. Thankfully,
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Goodbye essays…hello revision

Posted on 5 May 2013 by Freya

Hey everyone, how are you all? I’m guessing most people round the country are stressing a bit right now, as exam season is approaching all too quickly! The same vibe is here in Cardiff, as everyone has understood that it’s crunch time, and have started working flat-out. What’s scary is that me and my course
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