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Wednesday Gardening, 28 Sept, 10-11.30

Gardening, tea, coffee, and chat on Wednesday at Starbank! Please come along if you can. #Starbank #Community #Gardening


Making the Most of University

I’m not going to claim there’s a perfect way to approach university. But, most freshers are going to be confronted with similar issues such as how do I make the most of my time here, how do I perform academically at university level, and what career path should I take when I graduate? 660 more words

History Student Times

A Day without Rain

It’s been a little over a month since I arrived in the Philippines. Sometimes it feels like I’ve been here forever; other times I get really surprised by how fast it’s going. 435 more words


The Nominees of MK Volunteers Awards 2016 & Our AGM

We are delighted to let you know the names of the volunteers that have been nominated for MK Volunteers Awards. As you can see the ‘Longevity’ category has been very popular! 299 more words

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Finding Order in Chaos

Two weekends ago six of us completed our 5th Gratitude & Giving Back activity.

It also happened to be the day our car was frontally hit by a large wooden plank driving down the freeway at the speed of 80 mph. 562 more words


Journeying inland - part II: The Elephant Freedom Project (Rambukkana)

Yesterday evening, I quite literally sank into my seat in the hired van which took me from the Elephant Freedom Project in Rambukkana to my next stop, Dambulla. 578 more words

Failing as a Big Sister - or am I?

Earlier this year I signed up to be a Big Sister with the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. I ended up getting matched at a very peculiar time – as there were a lot of change going on in my life at that time. 553 more words