From the first time I really could understand how the world worked, I hated school. I was never any good at it, especially math and science. The only subjects I actually did well in were English literature and Drama (obviously). Alongside the craziness, the bitching, bullying, you have to deal with learning the hardest things … Continue reading My Problems with the Education System
Don't just go because you think it's what your parents want. Unless there is a specific career path you want to go down which you need a degree for (i.e. doctor), if your family love you, they will be proud of you no matter which road you go down to achieve your goals. Just because everyone … Continue reading Advice I Wish I Had Before Starting University.
It's safe to say that a dissertation (or research project as my university likes to call it... let's just agree they're the same thing) is never going to be an exciting time. It may mean you're closer to the end, close enough to see but certainly not touch. It will be hard. It will be … Continue reading Tips for Surviving Your Dissertation
In 10 years time, you'll be able to tell everyone you have a degree - who cares if you use it? You still have it. Even if it's one of those subjects that is forever changing each year and the things you learn will be completely useless to you in 2 years, you still have … Continue reading 10 Reasons Not To Drop Out of Uni
Disclaimer: this post is based on my own personal opinions, no money or benefits have been received for this review. If you write anything at all using the internet on your laptop, Facebook post, Blogs, Google docs/slides, I couldn't recommend Grammarly more!!! It has genuinely saved my life. Grammarly is an add-on to your internet … Continue reading Grammarly – A bloggers life saver
The third year of university means one thing, and one thing only... DISSERTATION. Yup, that big, scary 12 letter word is what will be defining me for the next 9 months of my life. And boy am I scared. I've read article after article about "Things I wish I knew before starting my dissertation", "things … Continue reading 3rd Year of Uni – My Expectations
Everybody has a very different experience when it comes to University. Some people choose to stay living at home and commute, others go into student halls or get a house share. This post is all about my experience, I know other people who have absolutely loved moving out of their parent's house, and in with … Continue reading My University Experience – Moving Away
Having to make a decision about your future at such a young age has always been hard for me. I have two sisters, both of them have known what career they wanted for as long as anyone can remember and are both sticking with it and achieving their dreams, me on the other hand... I'm … Continue reading A Small Girl With Big Dreams