Exam season is tough for everybody and can be a significant source of increased anxiety. I, like many, suffer from anxiety and I seriously struggle in the lead-up to exams. One of the few benefits of...

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Trying to be green when you first start university is certainly not easy as you can often feel at a loss. In a chaotic environment where you are constantly pushed out of your comfort zone, having to...

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Term has just started and that can mean only three things: seminars, societies and…stress. If your fears are financial, you’re not alone. As familiar as we all are to being student-poor, feeling the...

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Studying abroad is one of the most exciting things universities can offer. It is also one of the most terrifying! As a visually impaired student who knew, even when applying to university, that I...

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While assignments are no hidden aspect of university life, the struggle that comes with managing them can sometimes be overlooked. In between classes, social obligations, a part-time job and everyday...

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This month, thousands of students will have made the big move to embark on their university career, feeling full of excitement, anticipation, and nervousness. Once the fun of freshers' week has passed...

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Going abroad for university can be exciting, stressful, and sometimes a bit confusing at first. There’s a lot you have to deal will logistically and socially that you might not have to deal with as...

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Studying abroad is an incredible opportunity to go somewhere new and make life-long friends and memories. However, moving to a new country on your own can be daunting. Here are my top 10 things to...

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Starting university can be a daunting experience and for many it’s the first time living away from home. With so many different things on your schedule, first year will be over before you know it. So,...

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You may be thinking about whether to study a joint honours degree, but certain misconceptions about them could be holding you back. For example, it is often said that future employers prefer a focus...

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Starting university is daunting for everyone, but throw a disability into the mix, and you have a whole new host of worries. It’s only natural; but trust me, it won’t be as bad as you imagine. I was...

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Freshers Money Students

It is no secret that Leeds is bursting with culture. As one of Yorkshire's largest cities, Leeds has changed a lot since the industrial days of the 1970s. With renovation comes restaurants and cafés,...

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Skills Students Work

Since education has been reductively streamlined, subjects have been classified by their putative employability value. Students are coaxed into the fields of science and maths by the deceptive advice...

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Optional modules sound like fun and games, but in reality, they can be pretty tough. As any, optional modules should be given a lot of thought; it’s all very exciting doing something new just because...

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Whether you are Bristol born and bred, here to study or just enjoying experiencing the city’s unique charm, it is no secret that Bristol is bursting with an array of independent eateries for you to...

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My placement year at GRB will soon be coming to an end. My experience has been an unforgettable one and has been completely unique to any other opportunity. I have made amazing friends, gained...

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Finishing your exams and deadlines for the year can feel like a strange time. Having spent months stressing out and working hard to then being completely free from responsibilities can leave you...

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Earth Day 2018 is on Sunday 22nd of April, and while it may seem like a non-important event to some, it has the potential to raise a lot of awareness about our impact on the environment and the need...

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Students University

Let’s face it, Durham is really just a city of eating establishments, with a local café and independent restaurant hiding down each side street you take. I’ve sorted through the best and the rest to...

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Dissertation deadline is looming. You're realising that you should never have done a degree in the first place and that it probably isn't too late to drop out. Rather than considering joining the...

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