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Embracing World Mental Health Day: Comprehensive Health and Wellbeing Support at Cardiff University

Embracing World Mental Health Day: Comprehensive Health and Wellbeing Support at Cardiff University

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

On this World Mental Health Day, let's not only celebrate Cardiff University's academic and career support but also shine a light on its profound commitment to the health and wellbeing […]

Discovering Cardiff: My Journey to Choosing Cardiff University for School of Journalism, Media and Culture

Discovering Cardiff: My Journey to Choosing Cardiff University for School of Journalism, Media and Culture

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

As the doors to Cardiff University's 24 autumn academic year swing open for autumn admissions, I find myself reflecting on a decision made with unwavering determination—a decision that, in retrospect, […]

My Mamma Mia summer and the existential dread of growing up

My Mamma Mia summer and the existential dread of growing up

Posted on 27 September 2023 by Jasmine

The time of our lives while at university involves many changes - our first taste of independence, looking after ourselves, new relationships, managing our finances and considering what careers we […]

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 […]

What do we want to get out of travel as students?

What do we want to get out of travel as students?

Posted on 26 July 2023 by Jasmine

For many young people, university is the first taste of adulthood. To move out of home for the first time and spread your wings, this can involve travel. Especially for […]

A guide to funding for summer programs

A guide to funding for summer programs

Posted on 29 June 2023 by Jasmine

Did you know that every Cardiff University student is eligible for funding to spend time abroad on a global opportunities-approved programme throughout their degree? You can only receive this funding […]

Making use of the summer break if you have not managed to get work experience

Making use of the summer break if you have not managed to get work experience

Posted on 8 June 2023 by Jasmine

As students, we are fortunate to have a sprawling summer break to enjoy which can come with a level of stress for those wanting to make the most of their […]

Reasons to take part in a summer programme abroad

Reasons to take part in a summer programme abroad

Posted on 8 June 2023 by Jasmine

Taking part in a summer programme can be a life-changing experience. Opening your mind to the world and making new friends while gaining valuable experience for your CV. From studying […]

Managing workload while travelling

Managing workload while travelling

Posted on 8 June 2023 by Jasmine

As students, we want to do it all and (most of us) are lucky enough to have the luxury of long breaks from uni for us to try and do […]

A comparison between US and UK universities: sororities

A comparison between US and UK universities: sororities

Posted on 30 May 2023 by Jasmine

Having been lucky enough to visit the University of Virginia (UVA) over the spring break, I have some thoughts to share in reflection on comparing my experience at a UK […]