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Insecurities and university

Being at uni can be very empowering. It gives you courage and shows you that you can deal with more than you think. With that being said, it can also bring a lot of insecurities. 633 more words

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Student Blogger: Kristie Chairil, University of Bristol

About Kristie’s blog, SoCal to Bristol: a blog of firsts.

Throughout her studies at the University of Bristol, Kristie Chairil, 4th-year UC Santa Barbara… 417 more words


The Orwell Lecture in the North 2017, by Grayson Perry: ‘I’ve read all the academic texts on empathy’

In an increasingly uncertain political climate, people are searching for answers. Why do people think in certain ways? Why do they believe certain things (sometimes in spite of evidence to the contrary)? 683 more words

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Mo money, mo problems? How to budget at university

Buckle in, we’re going to be delving into that topic; money and budgeting.

Budgeting can be confusing for us students, and the mere mention of the word ‘overdraft’ can make any of us shudder in sheer terror. 768 more words

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Returning to learning after a gap decade or three

My journey to university was somewhat different to the ‘typical’ student. Unlike most of my cohort, I didn’t start my degree straight after my A’levels, or even a few years later. 635 more words

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Get outside: the peak of Sheffield Uni life

Sheffield is proudly one of the greenest cities in the UK. It’s flooded with beautiful parks, gardens, and green spaces. If you need somewhere to sit under with a picnic blanket on a summer’s day, to shelter under in a spring storm, or somewhere to kick up those beautiful autumn leaves, it’s home to the largest number of trees per person of any city in Europe. 736 more words

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Creative, critical and charged – the young voices of COP23 

Earlier this month, just before the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) kicked off in Bonn, Research Postgraduate Luciana Miu attended the 13th Conference of Youth (COY) 654 more words

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