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Tackling burn out in your final semester

Tackling burn out in your final semester

Posted on 19 February 2024 by Jasmine

The final semester of university is a notoriously challenging time in students' lives. While we face many unknowns in our lives (where we will live and what job we will […]

Love and Laughs in Cardiff: A Quick Valentine’s Day Guide

Love and Laughs in Cardiff: A Quick Valentine’s Day Guide

Posted on 14 February 2024 by Lydia

Hey there, fellow Cardiff Uni students! As February 14th approaches, you might be wondering how to celebrate Valentine's Day without resorting to the cliché of overpriced flowers and chocolates. Fear […]

Staying healthy during exam season!

Staying healthy during exam season!

Posted on 25 January 2024 by Muskaan

Living away from home puts a whole lot of new duties on you- staying healthy and taking care of yourself being one of the major ones. This gets especially stressful […]

Dragons in Cardiff: A Guide to Celebrating Chinese New Year as a Student Abroad

Dragons in Cardiff: A Guide to Celebrating Chinese New Year as a Student Abroad

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Hello, Cardiff Uni family! As the Lunar New Year approaches on February 10, many of us find ourselves far from home. But who says we can’t find the warmth of […]

Smart Moves: Unlocking Student Travel Discounts Across the UK

Smart Moves: Unlocking Student Travel Discounts Across the UK

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Hello, Cardiff Uni globetrotters! Ready to roam without breaking the bank? As Cardiff Uni students, we're constantly on the move, whether it's traveling home for the holidays or just exploring […]

My favourite Skincare shops in Cardiff!

My favourite Skincare shops in Cardiff!

Posted on 5 January 2024 by Muskaan

Being a city, Cardiff offers something for everyone- from makeup to skincare to much more. Having moved from another country, I would always wonder which skincare brands I can trust, […]

Fun activities to do that don’t involve alcohol!

Fun activities to do that don’t involve alcohol!

Posted on 5 January 2024 by Muskaan

Living at University involves a whole range of fun activities- some that depend on social drinking whilst others don't. As someone who doesn't like drinking, I have often struggled to […]

The best Christmas markets to visit from Cardiff

The best Christmas markets to visit from Cardiff

Posted on 5 January 2024 by Jasmine

As the festive period comes to an end, I want to reminisce on the best Christmas markets to visit for a day from Cardiff to inspire your 2024 Christmas market […]

Finding Home in Cardiff: A Guide for Students Celebrating Christmas Alone

Finding Home in Cardiff: A Guide for Students Celebrating Christmas Alone

Posted on 18 December 2023 by Naila

The holiday season is often synonymous with warmth, joy, and togetherness. However, for students celebrating Christmas away from home, it can be a challenging and lonely experience. Let's explore ways […]

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. […]