My First "On Call"

Posted on 10 December 2012 by Lewys

Hi guys sorry I’ve been off the chart for the past few weeks been crazily busy preparing for a Situational Judgment Test which all UK final year medical students now how to sit as part of the application process for our foundation year Doctor jobs. Preparing for that on top of normal training and a
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Burning the Christmas candle at both ends

Posted on 9 December 2012 by Freya

Hello again, or should I say Merry Christmas to one and all? Right now, I’m writing to you all from the end of week 10, which is scary as time has gone so fast (and Christmas is 2 and a bit weeks away, WHAT?!) It feels like yesterday when I was telling you guys about
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Dreaded Week 7

Posted on 6 December 2012 by Aimee-Louise

At the start of our course we were warned that week seven is always a really bad week. If anything goes wrong it will go wrong in week seven. We thought the lecturer was completely over exaggerating, but we now know that week seven is really that bad. In our introduction lecture we got told
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Here comes christmas!

Posted on 5 December 2012 by Tomos

So, after the utter disappointment of the 4 week period of the autumn international rugby games, much of it spent drowning my sorrows, Cardiff is finally settled down again. Or not. As December begins, so does the insane stream of psychotic christmas shoppers and party-goers. Now, shopping is something i actually don’t mind that much,
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Work hard, play harder

Posted on 2 December 2012 by Freya

Hello again, Now that the hype of the last two weeks is over, this week I’m going to tell you a few things about work experience, netball matches, and keeping up with the workload. As I mentioned last week, I work one day a week in the university’s Public Relations office, gaining some work experience
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Posted on 26 November 2012 by Daniel

Reading week came as a welcomed break last week, providing a perfect opportunity to catch up on assignments and take time to do some sorting out. A rare moment of forward planning meant that I was able to book some very reasonable flights to Copenhagen for less than it cost to go home. Leaving from
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Non-Stop November

Posted on 23 November 2012 by Matthew

Hello everyone! It’s been a while since my last blog post and boy, what a busy time it has turned out to be! Last weekend I went home and saw my family again. The train ride home was very busy as there was a match in Cardiff at 7.30, but I managed to get a
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Then until now…

Posted on 23 November 2012 by Charlotte

66 days ago I arrived in the country of Malta on my final occupational therapy work placement. I am a final year Cardiff University student completing a BSc Hons in Occupational therapy and I had the opportunity to complete my last placement on the Erasmus scheme.
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See you soon Africa

Posted on 18 November 2012 by Freya

Ahoy! How are you all? Well I hope. So this week I’m going to tell you a little bit about the new events committee I’ve joined, as well as give you some updates on the dissertation progress, netball antics and other bits and bobs I’ve got going on. But first, I’ve got to tell you
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