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What’s in my uni bag?

What’s in my uni bag?

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have had a good week! For this week’s post I thought I would give you an update on what I carry in my uni bag as a third year student. At school, we never had to […]

It’s beginning to look a lot like…

It’s beginning to look a lot like…

It was November when I started writing this post with assignment deadlines coming up and student loans having been spent. To be completely honest, all I’m wishing for right now is the arrival of my favorite time of the year – CHRISTMAS! Apparently, I’m not […]

21 lessons in 21 years

21 lessons in 21 years

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have had a great week. This past month has been crazy amazing as I have celebrated my 21st birthday. I actually can’t believe I am 21. When you turn 13 you become a teenager, at 16 you can […]

My guide to assignments

My guide to assignments

Moving from FE to HE, the main difference is the style, volume and calibre of the work. Assignment writing is very different to anything I’ve ever done and it was kind of sprung on me at the start of the year. So as an academic […]

How I spent my reading week

How I spent my reading week

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and had a nice week off. Looking back on past reading weeks, I have found each year they mean something different. In my first year, reading week was about going home to see family and friends and tell […]

Nail colours I am loving right now

Nail colours I am loving right now

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and are enjoying reading week! I have always loved having painted nails. I love that you can change the colours and make them fit any occasion or season. I will admit I don’t always have the longest nails […]

Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have been enjoying these warm autumn days! I am writing this post on a day that has become well-known and is spoken about a great deal more than ever before: World Mental Health Day. Before I get into […]

My Study Space

My Study Space

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have settled into uni life. As you may know from my previous blog posts, I am now in my third and final year of university. This means I have a lot more reading, writing and research to […]

10 top tips for students

10 top tips for students

Having been at university for two years now, I feel I have learnt a great deal of tips and tricks for students that I thought you ought to know if you are starting university. Tip 1: Be open minded to meeting new people – By […]

Tips for going out out

Tips for going out out

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and are ready to start the new year. For those of you who may not know, the first week or two of university (if you are lucky like us UCB students) is known as Freshers’ Week. It is […]