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Quiet Courage: A New Student’s Exploration of Introversion at Cardiff University

Quiet Courage: A New Student’s Exploration of Introversion at Cardiff University

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

In a society that often extols the virtues of extroversion, Susan Cain's TED Talk, "The Power of Introverts," stands as a testament to the remarkable talents and abilities introverts bring […]

Embracing World Mental Health Day: Comprehensive Health and Wellbeing Support at Cardiff University

Embracing World Mental Health Day: Comprehensive Health and Wellbeing Support at Cardiff University

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

On this World Mental Health Day, let's not only celebrate Cardiff University's academic and career support but also shine a light on its profound commitment to the health and wellbeing […]

Safety First: The Unseen Risks of Filmmaking

Safety First: The Unseen Risks of Filmmaking

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

As I embark on my journey through the MA programme in International Journalism at Cardiff University, the allure of filmmaking assignments beckons. These practical tasks are not just about capturing […]

Where We Can Film from a Practical or Legal Point of View

Where We Can Film from a Practical or Legal Point of View

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

As an international journalism student at Cardiff University, embarking on visual storytelling assignments is not just about capturing moments—it's a journey through the intricacies of practical, legal, and ethical considerations. […]

Navigating Two Central Square: A Comprehensive Guide to Cardiff University’s Hub of Journalism, Media and Culture

Navigating Two Central Square: A Comprehensive Guide to Cardiff University’s Hub of Journalism, Media and Culture

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

Embarking on your academic journey at Cardiff University’s School of Journalism, Media and Culture can be both exciting and slightly overwhelming, especially when it comes to navigating the intricate layout […]

What Happens When We Disconnect from Smartphones in the Classroom?

What Happens When We Disconnect from Smartphones in the Classroom?

Posted on 18 October 2023 by Lydia

In the ever-connected world we inhabit, the battle between technology and undivided attention often takes centre stage. Recently, a gentle nudge from a professor led me to reflect on my […]

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-2

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-2

Posted on 16 October 2023 by Muskaan

Student life in the UK can range anywhere from hectic to joyful to busy to relaxed and on most days, it is a rollercoaster that has a little bit of […]

More small things that you can do to be more sustainable

More small things that you can do to be more sustainable

Posted on 4 October 2023 by Jasmine

In reflection on my previous blog on small things that you can do to be more sustainable as a Cardiff University student, I've found five more tips that I try […]

Embracing Your Inner Confidence: Overcoming Presentation Anxiety

Embracing Your Inner Confidence: Overcoming Presentation Anxiety

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

Have you ever experienced that knot in your stomach right before a presentation? That fear of facing a room full of strangers or speaking in front of a large audience? […]

My Mamma Mia summer and the existential dread of growing up

My Mamma Mia summer and the existential dread of growing up

Posted on 27 September 2023 by Jasmine

The time of our lives while at university involves many changes - our first taste of independence, looking after ourselves, new relationships, managing our finances and considering what careers we […]