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Graduation-based Emotions

Not two months ago, I went through the teeth-baring, scroll-waving, hat-throwing and quite frankly baffling rite of passage that is a graduation ceremony.  Having completed my four years at The University of Leeds in a frenzy of dissertations and due dates, the only thing left for me to do was to don some bizarre attire, sidle up to a man in a hat, accept my degree and smile for  984 more words

Thoughts On Life

The Life of a Student - Emily from Leeds Uni

So this post marks the first in another series I’ll be beginning which will feature a number of interviews with current university students from around the country. 2,119 more words

Student Advice

University of Leeds job ad: Transcultural Cities (UK)

University Academic Fellow in Transcultural Cities
University of Leeds – Faculty of Arts
Closes: 30th September 2015

Our increasingly transcultural cities are substantially shaping research agendas. 365 more words

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First experience of Bass Rock

This week I thought I’d share with you my first experience of working with the Bass Rock gannets. The photos were all taken on my phone as it was a pretty non-stop few hours but you’ll get the idea. 777 more words

Bass Rock

A brief update

There’s been so much going on lately that I thought it was time for a quick update here. I’ve been using every spare moment to write my Masters dissertation – not easy during the school holidays! 481 more words

Cypriot Art

“Brainy” Mice Raise Hope Of Better Treatments For Cognitive Disorders

Researchers have created unusually intelligent mice by altering a single gene and as a result the mice were also less likely to feel anxiety or recall fear. 693 more words

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Gannets in three-dimensions

So in my first blog I talked about how we use GPS devices to record fixes of a gannets’ location in order to create maps of where it’s been. 616 more words

Bass Rock