I don’t like clubbing that much – does that make me uncool?

I don’t like clubbing that much – does that make me uncool?

Hey, hello, hi! Todays blog is something I'm sort of anxious and excited to share because I have felt for such a long time that not enjoying clubbing was wrong and made me sort of abnormal. I'm intrigued to see what sort of response I get and see if, maybe, I'm not as alone in [...]

UNIVERSITY REALITIES: The Article That Started This All

UNIVERSITY REALITIES: The Article That Started This All

Hello everyone! 3 years ago I wrote an article as part of a competition to be featured in Warwick University's magazine: Obiter Dicta's 'Cool Zone' section. At the time I was home sick and struggling with all the change that comes with being a Fresher. So I decided to throw myself into new things and [...]

What if University wasn’t the best experience of my life?

What if University wasn’t the best experience of my life?

University: the best three years of your life. Except, that’s not always the case. I’ve discussed my University experience a lot on here. In fact, I recorded my University experience as I went through it – my blog became an outlet and at times a diary. My first year of University was one of the [...]

Student Stereotypes

Student Stereotypes

University exposes you to all kinds of wonderful variations of student. But as a prospectus student its hard to know what stereotypes to believe. Here is a list of Student Stereotypes that I've put together to give an insight into the realities of student life. Type Number 1: THE CAFFEINE ADDICT- coffee shops on campus [...]

Time Management and Positive Mindset Tips

Time Management and Positive Mindset Tips

‘I am not an early bird or a night owl. I am some form of permanently exhausted pigeon’ Being one step ahead is undeniably a wonderful feeling, but at what cost? I have learnt that at University, it is just as important to be OK, happy and on track. I used to put a lot [...]

My First University Supermarket Shop (Lacto-Free)

Hey everyone! Today's blog is all about my first University Shopping list. As a 3rd year, this is my third and last (yikes) 'first' food shop. Over the last two years, and many shopping trips, I have discovered I am actually quite frugal. I am more than happy to go for the supermarket own products- [...]

What you REALLY need for University

Packing to move to University can sometimes be overwhelming, which is totally understandable given that you're essentially moving out. Well, kind of. University is a brilliant stepping stone from living at home to having your own place. I am going into my third year of University and I have learnt so much about self-sufficiency, the [...]

My Favourite Study Spots on the University of Warwick Campus

The University of Warwick has plenty of places to study, but I have 5 top places I prefer, all for different reasons. The Library When I have looming deadlines and can feel the pressure, the library is usually where I head. Doing a History Degree, as with other courses, means that besides essays, I have [...]