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

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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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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Cardiff University Placements

Posted on 31 October 2016 by Hope

Hell guys! I thought I would do another post with some frequently asked questions about Cardiff University and placements. 1. Where can you go during placement year? I think I’ve answered this a couple of times already but I’ll try to give a few examples of some of my friends’ placements this time 🙂 You can
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Preparation for Moving Abroad

Posted on 5 September 2016 by Hope

Once again I must apologise for the delay in posting. I’ve been extrememly busy organising and planning for my move to Germany! For my placement year I will be going to the Max Planck Institute for Human and Cognitive Brain Sciences in Leipzig. At Cardiff you have the option of doing a 4 year 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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Time Management

Posted on 31 January 2016 by Hope

I’m currently sat here wondering how I’m behind with my work after only one week back. It’s because I’m really not great at time management. I thought I’d try writing a blog about time management tips, which may seem ridiculous as I’m so incapable. I thought instead I could write you a list of the
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Money saving at university

Posted on 25 January 2016 by Hope

Very sorry for the late blog again! I was trying to focus on revision, now that it’s out of the way for another semester I thought I’d talk about another stressful topic. Money. I was thinking about how I managed to stretch my student loan and I thought I would give you guys some tips
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Quick Cooking Tips for a university student

Posted on 5 November 2015 by Hope

Hello all! Sorry for the late blog, I wrote it early on in October so I could publish it later on, I felt so prepared until I completely forgot to publish it! As you can see I have been feeling the deadline stress recently and consequently I haven’t been eating too well, it’s all too
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Studying Far From Home

Posted on 3 July 2015 by Hope

I thought that I would talk about the fear that can sometimes be associated with living and studying far away from home. I’m hoping to maybe convince some potential students that the distance shouldn’t be so daunting. I’m originally from York so the distance between Cardiff and my home is pretty big, around a 5
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