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get that degree.

june 2013. the month and year that i graduated high school. it wasn’t an emotional moment for me, but i looked at those with stoles and cords, and thought “maybe i should’ve taken school a little more seriously. 459 more words


5 ways to balance your studies with the Christmas break

As the festive season is looming, you may not want to think about revision or even writing your assignments. But if you’re heading away from campus or staying here for Christmas, it’s important to feel prepared for getting your work done and to treat yourself – after all, you deserve it! 503 more words

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What’s open over Christmas?

If you’re staying on campus over the Christmas break, or coming back early to get started on revision, make sure you know which services will be available to you. 546 more words

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What on earth made me think I could study for a master's degree?

What on earth made me think I could study for a master’s degree when all my life I’ve felt inadequate and incompetent?

I understand that today it’s an everyday thing to go to university and, for many, to study for post-graduate degrees.  605 more words

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Manchester at Christmas - from the perspective of a girl who’s lived in 30 degree weather all her life

Adjusting to the weather

Amongst my friends, I’m usually that one person already layering and wearing large winter coats by mid-October. I live in Zambia which is in Southern Africa, and normally I can still walk around in flip flops during our winters. 821 more words

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PGCE: the application process

I thought for this month’s blog post I would talk a little bit about the PGCE programme and my personal journey as I fill in my application and personal statement, with a few tips that I’ve picked up along the way! 592 more words

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