Around Christmas time there are of course tons of socials to go to. The jazz society organized jazz at Christmas (a concert for all the jazz groups in jazz society) at Talybont social. It was a night of cool jazz music, Christmas music and alcohol of course. I avoided the alcohol before the concert as Read more
When people ask me how long I have been learning German for, they are always surprised to hear me tell them that I began studying it properly at university. Having always wanted to learn German since dabbling in it a little at school, Cardiff offered a brilliant opportunity to start right from the beginning, alongside Read more
*Old school gangsta talk*…CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS ARE THE BOMB MAN! As soon as I finished my last lecture, I fled the building waving my arms like a wind turbine and making gurgling sounds like a happy chappy. Then I fell asleep. Then I woke up. When I woke up, I was grumpy :’( because I realized with much Read more
Greetings to you all from home, Right now I’m writing to you all from the comfort of my family home (it’s lovely to be here!). As I told you last week, this week just gone has been absolutely crazy with many a Christmas party, the round-up of lectures, the furious submission of essays and of Read more
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 Read more
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 Read more
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 Read more
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, Read more
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 Read more
Hi all! So last Saturday was incredible! Four committee members from PsyCardiff teamed up to take part in something I would never have dared doing before I came to uni… In fact, agreement to this was pretty spontaneous (not a usual characteristic of mine). I’m talking about an event RAG (Raise & Give society) organise Read more
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