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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One of the first things we all think of when we start university is how many societies are out there for us to join. It’s like a buffet of opportunity; but let’s face it, the sheer number of choice is...

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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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It is true that my year abroad in France has had me meeting Mickey Mouse, climbing 'La Tour Eiffel' and drinking wine in Bordeaux. Contrary to my initial expectations however, I'm not quite at the...

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After nearly a year of procrastination, before you know it, you've reached April and May. All of a sudden you have multiple exams and coursework deadlines approaching but you don't feel prepared at...

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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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Don't have time to think about time management? Think again! Ashley Faith Fontaine from the University of Reading has 3 simple ways to get your life back on track with managing your time at...

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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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Students University Work

What are the strikes for? Why are they important, and what do they mean for students? Anna Ley studying English Literature at the Durham University explains what the 4 week walkout means for...

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An industrial placement year might be an essential part of your degree, or an optional add-on. Either way, Kathryn Woodward from UWE, currently doing her placement year in GRB's marketing department,...

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Many students return from their year abroad saying it was the best year of their life, so it's easy to set the bar high. Charlotte runs through what to do if your expectations don't quite meet...

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Exams Funny University

January exams may be the worst thing in the world. Ever. Followed by summer exams, hangovers, 9am lectures and dogs that don't like to be stroked. We present the universally recognised 16 stages of...

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It's finally Christmas, and with December being the only true month where we can feel festive, let's celebrate with the most relatable Christmas gifs out there. Featuring all of your favourite...

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You've probably thought about studying abroad, but you need a nudge to make that first step. Well luckily, Laura Ash, a recent graduate from the University of Southampton, is here to implore every...

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Ever felt like your vocation is unrelated to your degree? Do you love what you're studying at university, but just can't see yourself going down the career path it leads to? If you are a student...

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Considering a year in industry but not sure where to start? GRB's marketing placement student from UWE Bristol reflects upon her 7 ways to secure a placement year so you can be one step ahead of the...

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If you're one of the brave and/or lucky ones embarking on a year or semester abroad, read this before you go. Violet O'Gorman, whilst working in Paris on her placement, shares her 5 easily overlooked...

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Scarf and gloves weather is here, and everyone seems to have a cold. That must mean it's nearly winter! If you're in desperate need of a bank balance injection, here are 9 quick ways to make money...

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