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Extinction As Impetus For Travel?

We are all used to looking at guidebooks to learn more about a country before we visit – but how often do we stop and think about the things we can’t see there anymore?

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Conservation Tourism

Hotel As Showroom

This article goes on to make a very specific point about the experience of this company, in the state where it is based, which is not so much what caught my attention (more on which below): 425 more words


How to Write your Essay for Common App Prompt 3

This is your chance to share a story about your ability to take action by challenging a belief or idea. The most important part of this essay is to explain the ACTIONS you took and to reflect on the results of your actions. 243 more words


Applying to Oxford?

It’s that time of the year again, when students all over the country rush to write personal statements, visit university open days and send of UCAS applications in an attempt to decide what to do with their lives. 1,104 more words


Getting Work Experience

Work experience is possibly THE most important thing for a medicine application.

This is because:

  • Interviewers will most likely ask you directly about your work experience…
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Smart Reading, 20 Years On

There is a 5-10 minute read in the upcoming issue of the New Yorker that helps put two decades into a narrow but interesting perspective. 20 years ago I was in the process of moving my family to Costa Rica for a job I had accepted one year earlier. 381 more words

Personal Statement

My Personal Statement

For my first post, I decided to share my Personal Statement since it was the determinant that allowed me to study Psychology at degree level. University was never an option for me; prior to studying A-Level Psychology, I hadn’t found anything that truly interested me and was completely against the idea of studying something for a further 3 years. 672 more words
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