Higher education can teach you a lot of things but there are nuanced sides to it that can get forgotten when you get to post-graduate study. One of these is empathy, Lexico.com defines empathy as […]
Walking Worcestershire for Students
One of the best things to do for upcoming new students is as simple as it sounds, Take a walk. Worcester and Worcestershire has some fantastic walks in the area whether these are Chapter Meadows, […]
The Importance of International Conferences
International conferences can be, to quote Charles Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities, like both “the best of times” and “the worst of times”. You’re performing on the world’s stage, your audience will be […]
Seven Things University Taught Me
Failing is not Failure You are not the only one to fail, you are not the first person to fail, you will not be the last person to fail; failing is not failure. Was JK […]
5 COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT POSTGRADUATE DEGREES
There are many myths about postgraduate degrees and embarking on a postgraduate degree can seem like a daunting experience.
Here are some of the most common preconceptions versus the reality.
Hunting Graduate Employment
“You become a champion by fighting one more round. When things are tough, you fight one more round” James J. Corbett
This blog outlines the full range of employment options for graduates in the modern recruitment market; scrolling through Facebook feeds where friends are celebrating their classifications #success.
Life as a graduand
Hi guys. So, I am back writing blog posts and I have officially finished Uni! It was hard work towards the end, but so worth it, as I have now graduated with a 2:1 – bring on November for the graduation ceremony in the wonderful Worcester cathedral!
Life After University: Part 1- Settling Back Into ‘Normal’ Life
It can be easy to forget that there is a whole other world out there whilst you live at University. You live in this little bubble of your friends, your social life, your workload, and the odd bit of work and lectures as well!