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Where I am right now

The path leading to where I am now has been really difficult. I was 13 when I began to consider nursing as a future profession, and I researched into the role of a nurse, requirements for universities and looked into getting experience for nursing. 1,195 more words


It's all becoming very real...

Last Monday I accepted the offer from my favourite university. I actually decided on it months ago but I was too scared to “officially” accept it on UCAS…it seemed very final! 192 more words


Schooling, Boat race and Board games (6.4.14 - Week 15)

It’s my first post in April, and it’s the Easter holiday for me. I think I will try and post another recipe over this 2 week break. 652 more words

Weekly Update

The UCAS Convention

 307 Days until I turn 18.

At least that’s what my computer told me as I logged into Facebook this morning.

Today is the 4th April 2014 and I am off to the London Higher Education UCAS Convention. 1,610 more words


Visiting Nottingham University

This post was actually written yesterday, when I had a headache from a busy day of too much information, and neck and back ache from carrying two bags full of prospectuses on my shoulders… 345 more words


Choosing a medical school

At last I’ve heard from all my university choices. I’ve received three conditional offers and been unsuccessful in one of my choices after interview. I’m really pleased though as medicine is so competitive, and I feel I did as well as I could have.  98 more words

About Me

An open letter to UCAS

Dear UCAS,

I hope this finds you well, though I do appreciate that your common replying time to queries is 5 months too late, and that you’re probably too busy spamming a student with unnecessary e-mails to reply to a mere mortal like myself. 382 more words