Ever since I came to Cardiff, I’ve become a big cafe hunter. I came from a very small town so there weren’t alot of independent cafes around so getting to have a variety to go to means that I really want to try them all! So since first year spring semester pretty much every Friday Read more
When I moved to Cardiff for my first year of University, it was a massive change for me. I moved 5 hours across the country, from York, which is pretty small, to Cardiff, the capital of Wales. I was terrified that I wouldn’t know my way around, or that there would be too much going Read more
The CUSEIP (Cardiff University Education Innovation Project) scheme is a new project similar to the CUROP (Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme) scheme where students intern with lecturers on a chosen project for a few weeks over the summer. The idea is to get students and lecturers working together in a partnership and to contribute some Read more
There are quite a few benefits that come with being a student. Ignoring the obvious stuff like getting to learn about something you love, more freedom, and meeting a lot of new people, there are a lot of other perks. I’m going to give you guys my top seven money saving student perks. These might Read more
September is fast approaching and I’m sure a lot of you are getting nervous and excited about Uni already. In the couple of weeks before I started at Cardif, I spent a large amount of time worrying about pretty much everything that could go wrong at uni. I thought I would run through some of Read more
In April I enrolled in a creative writing course at the Cardiff University Continuing and Professional Education centre on Thursday evenings and it’s turned out to be a great way to destress and forget about the pressures of music and exams while getting away from staring at a screen every evening for entertainment. It’s a Read more
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 Read more
So you’ve reached the end of term and are finally having to come around to the idea of packing up everything you’ve taken with you to uni. You completely regret bringing all the decor that makes your room look pinterest-worthy. Hopefully the tips I give you will make the process that less painful! 1. Buy Read more
Hello all! By the time you are reading this I will have just finished my sixth exam of this exam period! I know that my posts have been very revision and exam-centric lately. But it’s such a huge part of my degree! I have very few items of coursework due in throughout the year but Read more
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