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Iain

Decisions, decisions

I’m sure a lot of A level students reading this are trying to work out what they want to study for a degree, where to study and what to do for the rest of their career and possibly panicking a fair amount. Whilst I can’t help with the last two, although they may follow from

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Nina

Homesickness

Hello again lovely readers, This week’s post is one I’ve been thinking about writing for a while and decided about now was a good time since it’s when most people really start to miss home. Freshers fun is over, the novelty of uni is starting to wear off a bit and having to walk home

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Lucy

Medical School Interviews

Hello everyone! It feels like so long since I’ve actually posted anything on here, but in reality it has only been a month! It’s just that I’ve had such a jam packed few weeks! I’m now fully back into the swing of case based learning, and have had lots of new societies and meetings to

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Nina

Gold Award Presentations!

Hi everyone!   This Thursday I travelled London to receive my Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award. It was an amazing experience, especially since I have waited a pretty long time to get there. I did my expedition with my school to Morocco in the summer of Year 11/12 and have been making up my hours

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Elli

21 (or maybe 19) Questions

So, one of Cardiff Uni’s open days is coming up (tomorrow, actually!) and I was thinking about my experiences with the myriad of open days I went to in years 12 and 13. One of the things I can remember very clearly is that I was completely overwhelmed, and- knowing that uni was going to

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