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I Need Your Advice…

I've tried posting at a few different times now, but to be honest I'm still unsure as to when works best. So, it would be a great help if you could answer the polls below for me. Thanks a lot! Don't forget to follow, with a new post every day at 6pm during the week and… Continue reading I Need Your Advice…

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The Struggles of Surviving a 9am Lecture

Surely that can't be my alarm? I think I'm still drunk. Best just snooze it. Again. And again. Hmm. Can I skip this lecture? The notes will be up online later anyway. No. I'm paying £9,000 a year for this; I can't miss it. Plus, if I go this week I won't feel so bad skipping it… Continue reading The Struggles of Surviving a 9am Lecture

Applying to University

Top 5 Reasons to Go to University

Once you've left college, or finished your A-levels, there is often an expectation to go to University. A lot of us seem to assume that it's the right thing to do, but we don't often think about why. So, here are 5 reasons why you should considering studying at University. It's likely to improve your career… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Go to University

Applying to University

Which Uni is Right for Me?

For those of you who are applying to University this year, you will no doubt be waiting eagerly to hear from Universities about whether or not you've been accepted. Final decisions by Universities will have all been made in the next few months, so there isn't too long to wait (if you don't know your personal deadline,… Continue reading Which Uni is Right for Me?

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The Real Life of a Student

Hello everyone! I'm Lauren, 19 years old, and studying English Literature and Philosophy at Durham University. I absolutely love to write; I currently work for B**P (nebeep.com) and have been involved with a number of other publications in the past. So, what's the point of setting up this blog? Well, being a student can be… Continue reading The Real Life of a Student