Hope

Hope

Hi, my name is Hope. I'm a third year Psychology Student at Cardiff. I love cooking and baking, anything horror, making cocktails, and I'm a massive bookworm!

Feel free to contact me on Facebook or Twitter, I am always happy to answer questions about Cardiff and Psychology at Cardiff :)


Latest posts

Exploring Cardiff

Posted on 22 July 2017 by Hope

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
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Benefits of Being a Student

Posted on 19 June 2017 by Hope

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
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First Year Fears

Posted on 5 June 2017 by Hope

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
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Very Easy Prep for Starting Psychology in September!

Posted on 26 May 2017 by Hope

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
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Choosing My Final Year Project

Posted on 30 April 2017 by Hope

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
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Choosing Modules

Posted on 23 April 2017 by Hope

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
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Time Saving Tips

Posted on 27 March 2017 by Hope

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
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Student Friendly Food

Posted on 20 March 2017 by Hope

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
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Self Care

Posted on 2 March 2017 by Hope

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
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Plans Change

Posted on 19 February 2017 by Hope

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
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