This week I graduated from the University of Worcester with a First Class Honours degree in Journalism. Yes, it is November and unlike most universities, this is the month when all graduation ceremonies are held. (The leaves actually made a nice background for photos!) It's been a long wait since June, when we all found out … Continue reading Graduation
During my years at university, I only lived with girls. Our first year flat happened to be girls only, and we made such good friends that we decided to extend our existing living situation and move into a house together for the rest of university. Luckily, we seemed to get on and I had some of the best times … Continue reading Living in a girls-only student house
The countdown is on. In less than a week I am turning 21. I'll be an official adult, allowed to drink in America and rent a car in Greece. I'll have finished university, had my first graduate job interview and voted for the first time. (I'm also moving back home but we can overlook this … Continue reading Advice for the younger me
Three years, eight flatmates, one society and endless nights out - I have now reached the end of my university experience. My final assignments have been handed in and next month I'll be moving back home for good. The past three years have flown by, just as people said they would, and they have been some of … Continue reading 5 lessons I learnt at University
Just a quick one, so ask all of you readers to take my quick survey! It's market research for a magazine I am creating as a final project for one of my university modules. (You don't have to have been on a gap year to do the survey!) It would be an immense help if … Continue reading Gap Years
Hello! I'm making yet another magazine as part of a university project (yes this is the second one I need to make within 3 months). I need to conduct some market research for it and would appreciate if you could take this short survey - it's just 10 questions! The link is below. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Z27HWRW Thank … Continue reading Another survey!
Hello everyone! I am currently working on my dissertation, which is my final project and a huge part of my degree. As part of my pre-production, I need to carry out some market research to see if my final product (a magazine) will be feasible and necessary. If you have Cystic Fibrosis and are aged … Continue reading Can you spare a minute?
Dear Freshers, What do you really know about University? Maybe you know your housemates names, your flat number, your lecturer's names? Maybe you've got some ideas about how you'll be spending each day of university, going to lectures in the day, going out at night? Well, I'm going to tell you some thing you may … Continue reading What People Don’t Tell You About University
My housemates and I are coming to the end of our university life (as much as we will deny it, and pretend that it's not happening!) So, this year is all about making the most of the time we have left! Basically, our motto is 'make the most of it'... cliché eh? Living away from our … Continue reading Third Year Resolutions
I am very jealous of anyone heading to university this month as a fresher. You've got all of your university years ahead of you, which (prepare for the cliche) will be some of the best years of your life! If I could go back and do my first year all over again, I would. So for … Continue reading 6 Tips for new Freshers!