University Stationary Essentials.
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University Stationary Essentials.

It’s amazing how many times I go to a lecture and have people ask me across the table if they can borrow a pen to sign in or a sheet of paper to take notes. And I can’t explain to you…

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Are the Humanity Degrees worth it?
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Are the Humanity Degrees worth it?

For so many, there seems to be this common stigma surrounding the idea of any degree bar the sciences. History, Art, Geography and so many others are classed as totally useless by so many. So, does that make the Humanities the…

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What’s inside my University Bag?
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What’s inside my University Bag?

Recently, I took a trip to Cheshire Oaks (a designer fashion outlet) and bought a new handbag which I have been using as my new bag for University. Since buying this bag and finally getting a new water bottle, I thought…

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Living by myself
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Living by myself

As most of you know I moved into my Studio Flat last week which I will be living in by myself. This will be a new experience for me as I have never lived by myself before. I thought that in…

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Making Changes For Third Year
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Making Changes For Third Year

As many of you may know, in September I start my last year of University For my third year of University, I will be living in a studio. This will be a new experience for me as I have never lived…

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Dealing with Stress.
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Dealing with Stress.

As of this week, I can officially say that my stress levels are sky-high. Every assignment that could ever be due in under the sun has snuck up on me and it would be kind to say that I was just…

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Life without the Internet.
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Life without the Internet.

This weekend I went away to Centre Parks. Its kind of like a family tradition to go away for the weekend to Centre Parks for the easter weekend. This year I’m going to be away over easter so we decided to…

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Dealing with Failure
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Dealing with Failure

No one is perfect. Failure or disappointment is a part of everyday life. As a student, I know this as well as any one. There are often days where nothing will go right. You will wake up and get your hairbrush…

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5 Habits of a productive student.
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5 Habits of a productive student.

I have been a student all my life. Literally. I cant remember not being a student.  You know, I dont think I know anyone who wasn’t a student at least once in their lives. Fortunately over the years I like to…

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Self-Confidence
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Self-Confidence

I may not be perfect, but parts of me are pretty awesome! Hana’s last post was a pretty personal post highlighting her past difficulties and how this year she is going to focus on being her, not caring about what people…

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How I stay Productive.
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How I stay Productive.

One of the hardest things that any student has to go through, or anyone for that matter, is the whole productive thing. Its so hard to keep yourself productive, especially on those days where the sun never really properly rises and…

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An Update on Second Year So Far
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An Update on Second Year So Far

It’s been about a month since I started my second year at University and in all honesty I have found it a harder than first year. Although last year I struggled with home-sickness, this year there just seems to be a…

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My Top 10 Inter-railing Tips
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My Top 10 Inter-railing Tips

I recently was lucky enough to go inter-railing around Europe with some of my absolute favourite people in the world. I was away from almost three weeks and in this time I was luck enough that nothing went drastically wrong, so…

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How to survive Self-Catering Halls
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How to survive Self-Catering Halls

For my first year I was in self-catering halls which was a bit of a challenge at times. Not only because my flat mates would hold quite a few house parties so use of the kitchen was limited, also in the…

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Moving In Day Tips.
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Moving In Day Tips.

Moving in day is just around the corner, and I remember when I was moving in to University, I was terrified. I was really nervous about the whole process and there was next to nothing about the actual process online. Hopefully…

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Getting the most out of Freshers.
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Getting the most out of Freshers.

Congratulations for getting into university! The results have recently come out and everyone did so well! We hope you’ve gotten into the university that you wanted, but now you must be getting excited. And maybe a little nervous? Theres nothing to…

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Those Rainy Days
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Those Rainy Days

Sometimes, life can be cruel. Every now and then sadness can creep in for no particular reason – despite everything in your life seemingly going the way you want it to. I like to call these days ‘down days’, or ‘rainy…

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8 things you don’t need to take to University.
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8 things you don’t need to take …

When it comes down to packing for university, there are so many lists out there claiming what you must take to university and what you really need. In our experience, we found that there were quiet a few things that people suggested, that…

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