Mum visiting

Posted on 5 November 2012 by Aimee-Louise

I’ve had quite a quiet week this week, but at the weekend my mum came to visit me 🙂 It was a weekend of tears (emotional mother) and shopping. I meet her in St David’s where we went to Nandos for tea – it was so nice to eat something I hadn’t cooked myself or
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The Dreaded Long Lab Report

Posted on 5 November 2012 by Matthew

Wow, It’s been a very busy week this week! It started off as usual, with Monday and Tuesday being the same as always: an hour in the morning followed by PDP (Professional Development Planning) and then double maths. I’ve taken to buying a coffee from the student union shop before the last lecture as it’s
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Kayaking Club Newbie

Posted on 5 November 2012 by Daniel

I knew I wanted to try a new sport this year and kayaking has also been something I’ve only ever dabbled at on activity weekends or mild rental opportunities when I’ve been on holiday but speaking to one of the committee at the sports fair it seemed like an excellent opportunity to start as a
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Boy, that escalated quickly…

Posted on 3 November 2012 by Tomos

How this week got so out of hand, i really don’t know. Sunday night I told myself that this week I would begin work on various essays I have due in this month, and that in order to do that I’d try not go out so much. That didn’t work out so well in the
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Alternative Freshers

Posted on 3 November 2012 by Aarifa

Warning: The following passage is utter rubbish. All dance moves outlined should never be performed in public. It shall lead to a social life APPOCALYPSE. The side effects of reading this passage consists of multiple *facepalm* moments, grunts of disgust and if you are my mother (hi mummy 🙂 ) then disapproving hand flaps at
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The Big Bad World of Work

Posted on 29 October 2012 by Lewys

As a final year medical student I am fast approaching the end of my time as a Student at Cardiff University. This is pretty sad as I’ve literally had the best 5 years of my life here and it hurts inside when I think about leaving. However this year is also a very exiting year
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Ou est le Pamplemousse? Team GB' French Invasion

Posted on 29 October 2012 by Lewys

Friday 10pm It’s cold, dark and pouring with rain. It’s been a  long days traveling and now I’m running around the French Town of Nancy dressed in a lot of lycra, very lost and  looking for my Hotel. I stop to ask a passer-by for directions “excuse me do you know where… “Je ne comprende
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First Impressions

Posted on 28 October 2012 by Hannah

Hi all! I was walking through the centre of town yesterday and I kept noticing parents and students carrying the classic ‘open day’ bag from Cardiff. When I got home my Twitter feed was filled with retweets from @CardiffUniThrive to say how brilliant Cardiff was, and that people can’t wait to come here. It made
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