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Dreaded task: Food Shopping

Moving to University is a big change and there are lots of dreaded jobs you have to learn to do on your own, including: cleaning, washing, cooking and, of course, the dreaded weekly food shop.   842 more words


The Pomodoro revision technique

The Pomodoro Technique is a time management method developed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s. This method split up the usage of time into intervals for 25 minutes of applied work, and then 5 minutes set for a break to split up the work. 530 more words

Applying For a Job

Second semester is on its way and before you know it summer will be here and you will find yourself, once again, scrambling to find a job. 342 more words

Student Tips

An exploration of mixed-methods research

What is Mixed-methods research?…. a mixture of methods? …or a multitude of methods in either one study or a succession of research?….Yes….it is a pickle. 2,027 more words

Valentines day - On a student budget

Its February, the six nations has begun (go Wales), Easter is on its way and the dreaded Valentines day is rearing its ugly little head. I have a real love hate relationship with Valentines day, part of me loves giving Si horrendously inappropriate cards but the other part of me dreads the forced “romance”. 631 more words


Why a Homeschooled Student Should Choose Ivy Tech

by Rachel Pope
Marketing Work Study

When I was thinking about attending college, like most young adults, it was overwhelming. I had no idea where I wanted to go, was uncertain what I wanted to do, and frankly the cost of going to a four-year university overwhelmed me. 536 more words

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Study Tips! How to manage part-time study when you work full-time

Balancing study, work and play is difficult. Difficult, not impossible. With a little bit of planning and time management you can be well on your way to that First Class Degree, even if you are working full-time! 934 more words