Month: October 2013

The Cardiff Award networking evening. Post by Olivia Witt

Posted on 14 October 2013 by oliviawitt93

On Monday the 7th of October 2013 was the much awaited Cardiff Award Networking Event. This event gave Awardees the chance to communicate and gather information from some of the award sponsors and get themselves acknowledged for potential internship, placement and graduate opportunities. The evening was the first real occasion to socialise and meet other
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Dedication and determination: A Social Scientist’s view of the Cardiff Award. Post by Clare Tomkins

Posted on 3 October 2013 by Kathryn Foot

Dedication and determination are two words that spring to mind when I look back over my second year at Cardiff University. When I began back in September 2012, I wasn’t quite aware of the opportunities, hard work and fun that lay ahead. It all started with the Cardiff Award. I decided to take part in
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A step into the ‘real world’ – the highs and lows of work experience

Posted on 2 October 2013 by Laura Carter

Work experience. Work experience. Work experience! These words have been drummed into us students! Nowadays it’s almost impossible to expect to graduate from university with just your shiny degree tucked under your arm and expect to walk into your dream career… any career for that matter! You need the ‘work experience’ to show that you have
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