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Homesickness!

Homesickness!

Posted on 15 April 2018 by Gee

We are finally in our last run towards the end of University for the 2017/18 academic year. The end of our Easter breaks brings us back to three more teaching […]

How to pick your first-year accommodation: the pros and cons of Taly South, North, Court and Gate

How to pick your first-year accommodation: the pros and cons of Taly South, North, Court and Gate

Posted on 31 March 2018 by Megan

Stuck for which first year accommodation to apply for? At Cardiff University, Talybont is one of the best places to live when you first move away from home. Of course, […]

9 Questions about Cardiff

9 Questions about Cardiff

Posted on 4 August 2017 by Joe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8-zcpL59So “University's like this little world, a bubble of time separate from everything before and everything after.” From the other side of the world, admittedly, it was difficult to feel […]

Religion at university

Religion at university

Posted on 24 July 2017 by Nancyanne

I am going to use Christianity in this blog.  Are you going to university this September and wondering whether it is possible to reconcile being a student and a Christian? […]

Tips for my Fresher Self

Tips for my Fresher Self

Posted on 11 July 2017 by Joe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3REGHxWnGRU&t=10s As mentioned, here is the second June video, in the Chiang Rai series... Tips for my freshers self is the aim of this video. I've concentrated on three specific […]

What to ask on a University Open Day?

What to ask on a University Open Day?

Posted on 25 April 2017 by Wendy

So tomorrow is the Cardiff University Open Day! I remember this time last year where I was going to Open Days and I feel like they really give you an […]

5 ways to make it through the exam season

5 ways to make it through the exam season

Posted on 25 March 2017 by Wendy

So it's come to that time of the year where the Easter holidays are nearly here and you're excited to be finally having a break! However there is also the […]

What are Social Sciences?

What are Social Sciences?

Posted on 4 February 2017 by Wendy

Hi guys! I’m Wendy, another new Insider on the block and here to lay down the law on what the School of Social Sciences (SOCSI) at Cardiff is about! As […]

Interview Tips

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 […]

Video Blog – Halls: 8 Do’s and Don’ts

Video Blog – Halls: 8 Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on 21 September 2015 by Toby

Halls usually mean the start of living away from home, and with people who you've only just met. As such, it's vital that you get used to the necessary etiquette […]