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Cardiff: The Star Behind the Screen – Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Doctor Who and More

Cardiff: The Star Behind the Screen – Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Doctor Who and More

Posted on 6 December 2023 by Lydia

Have you had the chance to visit Cardiff? Do you know what's even cooler? This year we are celebrating the 60th anniversary of "Doctor Who"! Can you believe it? This […]

Celebrating Inclusivity: Cardiff Uni’s Endeavors for Disability Support on IDPD

Celebrating Inclusivity: Cardiff Uni’s Endeavors for Disability Support on IDPD

Posted on 5 December 2023 by Lydia

With International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD) just around the corner (yep, December 3rd!), it's the perfect time to chat about how Cardiff Uni is all about including everyone. […]

Cardiff Uni’s December Delight: A Campus Christmas Celebration!

Cardiff Uni’s December Delight: A Campus Christmas Celebration!

Posted on 5 December 2023 by Lydia

As the chilly breeze sweeps through the campus, Cardiff University is getting ready to sprinkle some magic and warmth this December.  Picture this: enchanting Christmas markets, cosy carol sing-alongs, and […]

Habits I’ve started at the beginning of the year (that I wish I’d started sooner)

Habits I’ve started at the beginning of the year (that I wish I’d started sooner)

Posted on 5 December 2023 by Jasmine

Getting into the right routine at university is key to your academic success and general well-being. The habits that you pick up at the very beginning are especially important for […]

How to find community at University

How to find community at University

Posted on 22 November 2023 by Jasmine

For many, University is a time of partying, fun and generally having a good time, however, there is a much-overlooked narrative of students feeling lost or isolated at university. This […]

Exploring Chinese Cuisine in Cardiff

Exploring Chinese Cuisine in Cardiff

Posted on 21 November 2023 by Lydia

As a Chinese student in Cardiff University, I often find myself craving the taste of home. Chengdu in Sichuan, my hometown, is known for its delicious hotpot, mapo tofu, and […]

Cardiff: The Safe City

Cardiff: The Safe City

Posted on 21 November 2023 by Lydia

Choosing a city for your studies involves many factors, and safety is often a top priority. As a student ambassador at Cardiff University, I am frequently asked a critical question […]

Tips for writing your first university-style essay

Tips for writing your first university-style essay

Posted on 13 November 2023 by Jasmine

Having reflected on writing a university-style essay, it's time to share tips for writing your first university-style essay. There are several differences between A-level essays and university essays, making your […]

Exploring Cardiff Students’ Union: Diverse and Exciting University Societies

Exploring Cardiff Students’ Union: Diverse and Exciting University Societies

Posted on 8 November 2023 by Lydia

As a student ambassador blogger at Cardiff University, I am excited to showcase the vibrant tapestry of campus life. In this virtual exploration, I will not only delve into the […]

What is Daylight Saving Time? Tips for Embracing the Seasonal Shifts

What is Daylight Saving Time? Tips for Embracing the Seasonal Shifts

Posted on 8 November 2023 by Lydia

As the clocks were turned back at 2:00 AM on October 29th, winter time officially began in the United Kingdom. For Cardiff University students, this change in season may be […]