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What is Daylight Saving Time? Tips for Embracing the Seasonal Shifts

What is Daylight Saving Time? Tips for Embracing the Seasonal Shifts

Posted on 8 November 2023 by Lydia

As the clocks were turned back at 2:00 AM on October 29th, winter time officially began in the United Kingdom. For Cardiff University students, this change in season may be […]

How I coped with transitions at University as an international student!

How I coped with transitions at University as an international student!

Posted on 31 October 2023 by Muskaan

It's true that living at University, especially as an international student, is full of rollercoasters. No matter how hard we try, there are stressors around us all and we can't […]

Flatsharing with Financial Caring: Managing Chores and Finances the Easy Way with Flatastic

Flatsharing with Financial Caring: Managing Chores and Finances the Easy Way with Flatastic

Posted on 30 October 2023 by Anshuta

Living in a shared flat can be an exciting experience. You get to enjoy the company of friends or fellow flatmates while splitting the costs of rent and utilities. However, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-1

Apps to have if you are a student in the UK! Part-1

Posted on 16 October 2023 by Muskaan

Living in a new country leads to having to find out about new cultures, new places, new way of living and so much more, all by yourself. If you are […]

Embracing the Enchantment of Talybont South: My 10-Week Journey Through Offline Language Class

Embracing the Enchantment of Talybont South: My 10-Week Journey Through Offline Language Class

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

Embarking on a 10-week language course at Cardiff University, the choice of residence weighed heavily on my mind. Torn between the allure of solitude in a studio and the camaraderie […]

Navigating New Connections: The Art of Building Meaningful Relationships in University

Navigating New Connections: The Art of Building Meaningful Relationships in University

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

As the September breeze ushers in a new academic year, many of us find ourselves surrounded by fresh faces and the promise of new beginnings. Amidst the excitement and anticipation, […]

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? […]

Exploring the Heart of Media – A Journey Through BBC Cymru Wales with a Cardiff University Student Ambassador

Exploring the Heart of Media – A Journey Through BBC Cymru Wales with a Cardiff University Student Ambassador

Posted on 3 October 2023 by Lydia

Hey there, fellow media enthusiasts! If you've ever wondered what happens behind the scenes at the renowned BBC Cymru Wales and how it's intertwined with Cardiff University's prestigious School of […]