Tag Archives: Friends

Support at University

Posted by Kate Powell

University can seem like a daunting experience when you’re in school, but personally, I think it’s just the fear of the unknown. For me, university has been the greatest experience I have had so far! It’s given me the opportunity to learn much more about the subject I love, gain more friends than I can remember the names of and to become more independent.… Read More

Weekend Away

Posted by Nicolas Pottier Blogger

Recently, a group of friends and I decided to take a leap of faith and be spontaneous by renting a wooden cabin in the Welsh countryside for the weekend.

After about an hour’s drive from Cardiff, we finally arrived. The first night was spent laughing and relaxing around some pizza and games.… Read More

Places to Visit

Posted by Kate Powell

Part of the reason that I chose to study at Cardiff is that there are so many experiences to gain outside of studying the course at university. I love that I live in a bustling, exciting city, but if I jump in the car and take a 30-minute drive I can be at the sea-side or up Pen-Y-Fan mountain.… Read More

Moving back after summer

Posted by Kate Powell

 Moving back for third year….

My uni room

Moving back to university after a long summer holiday is both exciting and slightly strange. Exciting if you’re moving into a new house, exciting to get to see housemates and course mates again and, of course, exciting to get stuck into another year of the course!… Read More

Moving out

Posted by Nicolas Pottier Blogger

For most, the end of the year is synonymous with moving out. This involves planning the logistics of the move, either organising the parents to drive and play moving trucks for the day or making the move yourself. If you are lucky enough not to be moving around too many times throughout your university life then this part of the year will not be too problematic.… Read More

Adventures without alcohol

Posted by Eleanor Brooks Roadshow Blogger

A misconception that I’ve found about university life is that everyone drinks, and are drinking, all the time. And yeah, ok, some people do drink and if that’s your thing go for it. But there are other ways to enjoy yourself whilst at uni.… Read More

Let them eat cake!

Posted by Helena Fern

IMG_0754After getting back from Thailand, it was immediately my 21st birthday, finally! Besides the fact that my birthday is in June, all of my friends happen to have had gap years before coming to uni – so they are all at least a year older than me anyway!… Read More

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