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9 Questions about Cardiff

Posted on 4 August 2017 by Joe

“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 a part of my graduation ceremony when watching via live stream – as brilliant as that service was. However, it did not stop my feelings for
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What I’m Going to Miss about Living in Halls

Posted on 31 May 2017 by Wendy

1. My Tiny Box Room I remember walking into my room and dreading having to be in this small room for my 1st year. Even my first night’s sleep was terrible, I woke up the next morning with bad back pain. However after 10 months, I think I’m actually going to miss the cosy room
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Things to do at University that will boost your CV!

Posted on 30 April 2017 by Wendy

So during this time of the year, everyone has their heads down revising and there’s been a lot of revision posts lately so I’d thought I’d do one on careers and work experience instead! I am a very keen person when it comes to getting involved in school and now in university. Throughout my 1st
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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 insight and character of the university. I found when reading prospectus’ it is hard to differentiate the universities from one another and figure out whether
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Unique Things to Do in Cardiff

Posted on 31 March 2017 by Wendy

To the people who say there’s nothing to do in Cardiff, there is actually a lot on! Whether you’re visiting Cardiff on an open day or a current student wanting to get to know the city better, here are a few things that you can do which you may not have thought of 🙂 1.
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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 looming fact that exams are going to start in less than 2 months. UNLEASH PANIC MODE. Having at least finished my coursework ahead of time,
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Vlog #2 // Give it a Go // Promotional Video

Posted on 21 February 2017 by Joe

A quick video covering two Give it a Go events that Cardiff University has put on recently. This is just one from a series dedicated to Give it a Go… The featured events this time include Flat mate speed dating and the Brecon Waterfall walk. For those who are unfamiliar with the former, it is
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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 you can read from my bio, I am only at the beginning of this adventure, that is university! I still remember back to Freshers Week
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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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