Settling into university

Posted at 21 November 2019

University is often described as one of the best times of your life, but it can have its hurdles along the way. We’ve discovered that students can feel homesick, struggle to settle in, question their course choice or even feel like they want to drop out of university, within the very first few months. But all of these feelings are normal and happen to many more people than you might realise. We spoke to three students who debated dropping out of university, however once settled in they all changed their minds. Here’s what they said…

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Why payday loans can be a huge mistake

Posted at 29 October 2019

Most students know what it’s like to be strapped for cash; it’s pretty much a standard part of the uni experience. Good bits, bad bits, hungry bits – you take the rough with the smooth. But what is the best way to deal with those all too regular cash flow issues we find ourselves battling?

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Cheap uni bedroom ideas and handmade inspiration

Posted at 04 October 2019

It’s so exciting and freeing to move into your very own student accommodation for the first time. Suddenly you’ve got a whole space to yourself, so what comes next? Putting your own stamp on it, obviously!

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How to get a job with no experience

Posted at 24 June 2019 in Study & Career

Feel like every job description needs five years' experience? Here's how to get a job with no experience after uni

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Buddha Bowls - three quick & easy recipes

Posted at 24 June 2019 in Food & Drink

What’s not to love about a Buddha bowl? Choose your ingredients, throw everything into one jar and you’re ready to go! You can make them as healthy as you like and add your own unique twist to each bowl .

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University of Bedfordshire success stories

Posted at 17 June 2019 in Study & Career

Heart-warming success stories & role models who went to the University of Bedfordshire

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Success stories from industry leaders

Posted at 31 May 2019 in Study & Career

Dreams vs. success stories - the sky's the limit when you leave university!

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How to make your uni room a stress-free zone with bedroom feng shui

Posted at 14 May 2019 in Health & Wellbeing

We know the score – when you moved into your uni room that beloved zebra rug seemed to take over the place.

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How to combat stress dreams

Posted at 10 May 2019 in Health & Wellbeing

How to combat stress dreams when exam worry is sneaking into your brain like a creep into your DMs

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What can you do with a History degree?

Posted at 11 April 2019 in Study & Career

10 jobs you can do with a History degree - the cool, the incredible and the unexpected

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How to survive group work at uni

Posted at 10 April 2019

6 thoughts you’ll have during group work at uni – and how to deal with conflict without resorting to murder