What is Graduate Life Really Like?

What is Graduate Life Really Like?

Walking onto the stage to collect your degree is at the peak of your aspirations, it’s the mountain top you’ve been trekking up for years and the moment is somewhat of a blur (mainly because you’re focussed on not face planting in the heels).  Everyone is excited/anxious/sad to be closing the wonderful chapter that is [...]

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 [...]

University Life … In GIFs

University Life … In GIFs

Hi everybody! Today's blog is all about University... in GIF's. When the lecturer reads off of the powerpoint #whyamievenhere Deadlines. After I complete deadlines. Realising you did the wrong readings. Sitting next to 'that person' who knows everything and wants to debate everything too.  Putting the bins out and realising your flat live like animals. When [...]

Things I think in the Gym

Things I think in the Gym

Forgot my earphones. Again. Every girl in Leamington is in this gym tonight. Crikey. It stinks. Why are there never any treadmills?! Bike it is. Why do gyms place random mirrors around? It's actually so off putting watching myself cycle. Like, is that what I look like?! How have I only been on this machine [...]

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 [...]