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A new term, a new name, new students & some fresh advice for our new students from 2nd year student Rebecca Savage!

With the new academic year now in full swing, and having welcomed all our new Undergraduates and Postgraduates to the Department, The Golovine is also springing back to life! 1,357 more words

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My Study Abroad Journey Continues - Family, Friends and Sightseeing!

Spent the first week in the UK finding a home, getting settled in and meeting the staff at my new uni, University of Bradford. Then I had four weeks to catch up with family, friends and do some sightseeing in my new home! 314 more words


Students share their thoughts on the 2015 PALAP season (part two)

In this second, follow-up post to our three part series, we introduce you to two more students who participated in the 2015 PALAP season, who will share their thoughts on how working on Crete for the excavation enriched their academic experience.  491 more words


Making friends

‘My friends in halls don’t want to meet more people, but I do! How can I make new friends in Newcastle?’ a newly arrived student asked me last year. 196 more words

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The story of university as told by a mature student

So today I start my next step, I enroll onto my final degree year at a new university. This is my story of the first day updated as often as possible. 798 more words


Museum of Things

(Article by Jasmine Richards, a project member on a citytravelreview programme, Berlin, Summer 2015)

In the district of Kreuzberg, the Museum of Things is hidden on the third floor of what looks like an ordinary apartment building. 199 more words


Students share their thoughts on the 2015 PALAP season

A few weeks before the end of the 2015 PALAP season, we asked all of the students who participated whether they would be willing to share their thoughts on the excavation, what they learned, and how their involvement has enriched their undergraduate or graduate experience. 568 more words