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How I coped with transitions at University as an international student!

How I coped with transitions at University as an international student!

Posted on 31 October 2023 by Muskaan

It's true that living at University, especially as an international student, is full of rollercoasters. No matter how hard we try, there are stressors around us all and we can't […]

Cardiff on a Budget: 6 Tips for Saving Money in the Welsh Capital

Cardiff on a Budget: 6 Tips for Saving Money in the Welsh Capital

Posted on 30 October 2023 by Anshuta

Cardiff, the beautiful capital of Wales, offers a unique blend of culture, history, and stunning landscapes. While enjoying all that this vibrant city has to offer, you don't have to […]

Flatsharing with Financial Caring: Managing Chores and Finances the Easy Way with Flatastic

Flatsharing with Financial Caring: Managing Chores and Finances the Easy Way with Flatastic

Posted on 30 October 2023 by Anshuta

Living in a shared flat can be an exciting experience. You get to enjoy the company of friends or fellow flatmates while splitting the costs of rent and utilities. However, […]

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-2

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-2

Posted on 16 October 2023 by Muskaan

Student life in the UK can range anywhere from hectic to joyful to busy to relaxed and on most days, it is a rollercoaster that has a little bit of […]

Things to do in Cardiff in autumn

Things to do in Cardiff in autumn

Posted on 4 October 2023 by Jasmine

Autumn can be a really special time. With the air getting more crisp and the colour of the leaves changing comes a new academic year. For those new to Cardiff […]

More small things that you can do to be more sustainable

More small things that you can do to be more sustainable

Posted on 4 October 2023 by Jasmine

In reflection on my previous blog on small things that you can do to be more sustainable as a Cardiff University student, I've found five more tips that I try […]

Embracing the Enchantment of Talybont South: My 10-Week Journey Through Offline Language Class

Embracing the Enchantment of Talybont South: My 10-Week Journey Through Offline Language Class

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

Embarking on a 10-week language course at Cardiff University, the choice of residence weighed heavily on my mind. Torn between the allure of solitude in a studio and the camaraderie […]

Navigating New Connections: The Art of Building Meaningful Relationships in University

Navigating New Connections: The Art of Building Meaningful Relationships in University

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

As the September breeze ushers in a new academic year, many of us find ourselves surrounded by fresh faces and the promise of new beginnings. Amidst the excitement and anticipation, […]

Small things that you can do to be more sustainable as a Cardiff University Student

Small things that you can do to be more sustainable as a Cardiff University Student

Posted on 27 September 2023 by Jasmine

As a society, we are generally becoming more conscious of the impact of human actions on the environment. This is slowly starting to impact our patterns of consumption in what […]

Things that I am excited about for the next academic year – and you should be too!

Things that I am excited about for the next academic year – and you should be too!

Posted on 11 September 2023 by Jasmine

Beginning a new academic year can be a nerve-racking time. You may be moving to new accommodation, nervous to learn challenging content, be missing some of your friends who have […]