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International Students! These 5 resources by Cardiff Uni will make your freshers’ week smoother

International Students! These 5 resources by Cardiff Uni will make your freshers’ week smoother

Posted on 31 August 2022 by Kasvi Sehgal

Freshers’ Week as a new student is full of excitement and adrenaline rushes but the anticipation of starting your uni journey can be nerve-wrecking, especially if you are international student […]

4 things to remember while packing for uni — an international student’s POV

4 things to remember while packing for uni — an international student’s POV

Posted on 30 August 2022 by Kasvi Sehgal

Having recently graduated, I have been nostalgic not only about my adventures at Cardiff University but also about the time I spent preparing for the past three years. Being an […]

Mental Health Support

Mental Health Support

Posted on 23 August 2022 by Kat (She/They)

University life can feel very difficult and daunting which can lead to our mental health being negatively impacted. This is especially true if you’re an international student or LGBT+ as […]

The Transition from Sixth Form/College to University

The Transition from Sixth Form/College to University

Posted on 19 August 2022 by Tommy

If you are one of the few people that actually follow my content regularly (if at all) then you'll be reading this at the height of A-Level results day. First […]

News Journalism: Production day roles

News Journalism: Production day roles

Posted on 17 August 2022 by Rowenna

Production days can be fun as a reporter, but you also have the opportunity to try out many different newsroom roles. I recommend doing them all as it gives you […]

News Journalism: NCTJ Public Affairs

News Journalism: NCTJ Public Affairs

Posted on 17 August 2022 by Rowenna

At the beginning of the year you will be told to buy the McNaes Public affairs text book – this is your bible for this exam. Unlike the other pathways, […]

Preparing for the second year of uni

Preparing for the second year of uni

Posted on 12 August 2022 by Sunaina

And as usual, another batch has graduated and left uni and another is about to begin their journey. But for those in the middle, especially us who have just completed […]

News Journalism: Work Experience tips

News Journalism: Work Experience tips

Posted on 11 August 2022 by Rowenna

For the MA News Journalism you will do a compulsory work placement in two newsrooms in order to complete your NCTJ qualification as well as the University degree. I would […]

News Journalism: Major Project advice

News Journalism: Major Project advice

Posted on 11 August 2022 by Rowenna

First of all let me congratulate you, this year will have been hard and you have made it to the final hurdle. This article will give you a bit of […]

News Journalism: Finding Stories

News Journalism: Finding Stories

Posted on 4 August 2022 by Rowenna

It can be a scary thing production days, especially if you don’t have a story. In the first term you only have to write one story per week, by the […]