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

Post-University Plans

Posted on 31 October 2017 by Hope

I’ve been dreading writing a blog about something like this, as it would mean I was terrifyingly close to the end of my degree. Help. I initially went into Psychology hoping it would lead to a career in Forensic Psychology. However, as soon as I got to uni I completely forgot about those plans and
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Adjusting to Final Year

Posted on 22 October 2017 by Hope

Adjusting to final year has been interesting. It feels a lot different to second year, and it definitely feels different to being on placement. I’m finding myself forgetting where to find everything, I even forgot my login for the computer in the first week, I’d been away from uni for so long. The biggest issue
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Living with Other People

Posted on 18 September 2017 by Hope

Among the many changes you will have to make when you go to uni, living with other people and adapting to a new living situation will most likely be one of the biggest adjustments you’ll have to cope with. Whether you’re moving into halls with strangers, moving into a house with friends, or moving into
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Stressful Move to Cardiff

Posted on 8 September 2017 by Hope

To be honest with you all, this is very much going to be a bit of rant. I had the worst experience ever moving into my final year flat a couple of weeks ago. I won’t name the letting agency, but they were awful. The flat itself is great and it’s all fine now, but
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Things to Remember for September!

Posted on 18 August 2017 by Hope

First of all I just wanted to say well done to all of you who got what you wanted on results day! As I am now a couple of weeks away from moving back to Cardiff myself, I thought I would run through a quick list of things that you shouldn’t forget (because I totally
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Moving In

Posted on 2 August 2017 by Hope

I’m currently preparing to move back to Cardiff at the end of August. This will be my fourth (and hopefully final) time packing the majority of my stuff up and moving it distressingly far away. As I’ve been packing all of my possessions up once more, I’ve been thinking about all of the places I’ve
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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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