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Final exam

I gave a final exam on a Friday. The kids were told they could come back on Monday and finish. Gave them their Class period and I stayed after 2 hours for additional Time. 101 more words

The Alternative to Dilapidations Disputes

The traditional way of resolving dilapidations disputes between Landlords and Tenants is being challenged by a cheaper, quicker process – Expert Determination.

The dilapidations profession or ‘industry’ has historically been a very confrontational and litigious one.  529 more words


Pictures to make you smile

Sometimes towards the end of term, when the stress levels are above the average 150% the students naturally carry around with them I find my brain starts to melt and the simplest of things will set me off on a complete giggle spree. 129 more words


The very bad day

Last week I had a bad day. When I say a bad day, of course I mean that relative to my life as a mum of three small boys – I know that there are people going through far worse every single day. 790 more words


Postgraduate Forum – Michaelmas Roundup

A report by Catherine Ellis, PG Forum Co-ordinator 2015-2016:

Following the successes of last year, every week this term MLAC postgraduate students have met for the inimitable PG forum. 518 more words


Leaving China: The end of an adventure

One day, as I’m writing my memoirs (in an ironic fashion obviously), I’ll call these: “The China Years”. Already, I can see that this period of life, two and a half years to be exact, will feature heavily in determining my future self. 1,473 more words


It's Not All Doom And Gloom

My formative SSS presentation is done, HALLELUJAH! I’m currently lying in bed about to take a nap without an alarm to wake me up, and this is the first time I’ve done this in months; excited would be an understatement. 397 more words

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