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Money saving at university

Posted on 25 January 2016 by Hope

Very sorry for the late blog again! I was trying to focus on revision, now that it’s out of the way for another semester I thought I’d talk about another stressful topic. Money. I was thinking about how I managed to stretch my student loan and I thought I would give you guys some tips
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How to survive a university exam season!

Posted on 15 January 2016 by Nina

It’s mid-exams over here, and whilst I am definitely not an expert I’m pretty exam-experienced by now! I’ve always found it difficult to focus and maintain concentration for the whole exam period, but this year I think I’ve finally nailed it! It’s ridiculous, but the tips I’ve been given since first year are actually what
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Video Blog – Saving Money: 8 Solid Tips

Posted on 30 October 2015 by Toby

Everyone knows that living off a student loan can be a struggle, but it doesn’t have to be a problem if you discipline yourself and take a few of these tips on board. Hope everyone’s enjoying the Autumn semester so far – even though the evenings have now become incredibly, incredibly dark. Until next time!
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Video Blog – Toby talks CUROP

Posted on 13 August 2015 by Toby

Two months spent on Creative Cardiff as part of a Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme really paid off. So what is it and why should you consider one yourself? In this vlog I attempt to answer those exact questions, and in the article that follows, I’ve also added some personal thoughts in regards to the
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Video Blog – Toby talks Summer Internships

Posted on 30 May 2015 by Toby

With the academic year finally drawing to a close, we’ve already got another thing to worry about – bagging that summer internship. Although sitting in front of Netflix for three months may be the best thing you can think about right now, you know (in your heart) that you’ll get so much more out of
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7 Survival Tips for your Dissertation

Posted on 8 May 2015 by Hannah

Ok, apologies this one is a little late! It has been relatively intense lately what with the dissertation deadline. For those who aren’t sure what a dissertation is, it’s essentially a large piece of work that you conduct in your final year. It’s an individual project that you see through from conception to completion, and
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Video Blog – Toby talks Exam Period

Posted on 30 April 2015 by Toby

You probably don’t need telling, but it’s that time of year again. Just as the sun seems to get into the habit of coming out and staying out, the most stressful part of the academic year arrives and it might as well be pouring down. In saying that, there’s still hope – you might not
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Video Blog – Toby talks Student Media

Posted on 27 February 2015 by Toby

If you’re a Cardiff University student, it’s likely that you’ll have seen copies of Gair Rhydd and Quench magazine around campus. I’d argue that you’re just as likely to have listened to Xpress Radio while you’ve been rushing through the Union to get your lectures on time. The point I’m making is that student media
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