freshers

What I Eat at University

Posted on 20 September 2018 by Gee

Amongst all the new things that abruptly come into your life when starting University, cooking was probably one of the scariest for me. If cooking is not a skill one already possesses when starting University, it is something you definitely need to learn. Do not worry if all you’re eating for the first few weeks
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Advice for incoming freshers- food edition

Posted on 23 August 2018 by Tamzin

When I started in first year I was a pretty inexperienced cook, there was lots of boiling potatoes and eating junk. Freshers was an exciting time of newfound independence and this means doing your own food shops. Like most people at uni I was food shopping for myself for the first time. It’s important to
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How To Decorate Your University Room!

Posted on 11 July 2018 by Gee

Though it is probably the last thing on your mind when moving back to University or moving there for the first time, it is something you will have to tackle eventually. How should you choose to decorate your University room! This is a room where you are going to spend the majority of your year
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Top 15 First Year Advice

Posted on 17 May 2018 by Ellie Ball

As my first year at Cardiff University draws to a close, I am left pondering what I have learnt and what I would change. However, what I can say is that year one of uni has been incredible and exceeded all of my expectations. I have not only made great friends and memories but I
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Going to University this September part 1

Posted on 24 July 2017 by Nancyanne

Can I be a Religious at University? If so HOW?   I am going to use Christianity in this blog.  Are you going to university this September and wondering whether it is possible to reconcile being a student and a Christian? Well here it is. Yes, you can be a Christian at university.   Just
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Languages for All

Posted on 28 April 2017 by Hannah

Looking back at my time at University, something I’m really glad that I tried out is a Languages For All course. Languages for All runs alongside your main studies and offers students a choice of languages to study with a variety of flexible study options. You can sign up to these via Sims and Languages For All offer a
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Summer's almost over..

Posted on 31 August 2014 by Elli

… And I am ready to go back to Cardiff. Almost. I mean, I haven’t packed and I am still enjoying the sitting round in my pyjamas that seems to become the norm near the end of summer, but things are starting to happen. Such as, organising the meeting with the letting agent to get
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Enter stage left!

Posted on 21 March 2014 by Elli

I officially moved to university (to the great and wondrous city of Cardiff) on the 21st September 2014. My parents left the next day, leaving their eldest daughter with her 6 new flatmates, ready to explore her new home and prepare for Fresher’s week and her new career as a ‘student’. Daunting. Really scary. And
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