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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Grumblings of a Welshman

Posted on 18 November 2012 by Lewys

With the clocks having gone back and the first frost on the ground Autumn is well and truly here. But that’s no reason to go into hibernation if you’re a Welshman, as November signals the start of  the autumn rugby internationals. Each  year Cardiff’ millennium Stadium hosts the rugby giants of the Southern Hemisphere over
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Posted on 17 November 2012 by Aarifa

Increeeedibly belated blog post here I know! But alas I am a lazy cabbage who has far too much random stuff to say that just cannot be condensed into this 500 word count! D: ANYWHOOO..Halloween. The day where most students dress up as creepy things and go party hard. For me on the other hand
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Deadline day fun

Posted on 16 November 2012 by Tomos

So after several weeks of fretting over the frightening date that was the 16th of November, the day came with surprisingly little amount of stress. Two assignments, 2,000 words each, appears at first a very daunting task, yet, given the time and the information that we receive, we really have very little reason to complain.
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Thank goodness I've got a diary…

Posted on 11 November 2012 by Freya

Welcome back! This week has been crazy to put it lightly, so I’m going to tell you all about it before I drop down into bed with exhaustion! So the last time I spoke to you, it was the day that my washing machine decided to give up the ghost and wee all over my
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